We need to look at the whole picture to figure out what to do about our country's gun problem. Yes, we have a gun problem. And yes, there are ways to deal with it. It is not acceptable to consider all of these mass shootings "the new normal". WE MUST DO SOMETHING. We must start with facts and with comparisons between our country and other countries.
And a very informative article published by The Guardian: "So America, this is how other countries do gun control": https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2016/mar/15/so-america-this-is-how-you-do-gun-control
Start by looking at our problem in a global context, then start thinking about what we should do to fix our problem.