And that’s using a narrow definition of gun violence, which includes homicides but excludes suicides, accidents and other kinds of gun deaths. It also uses a wide definition of terrorism, including attacks in which doubt exists about a terrorist link and crimes by anti-abortion assailants.

In the wake of the Umpqua Community College massacre on Thursday – the 294th mass shooting in the US in the past 274 days – Barack Obama issued a challenge to news media outlets.

Source: Gun violence killed 428 times more Americans than terrorism over the past decade