Information and Violence by SIORI KITAJIMA

Information and Violence is an interactive data visualization showing a timeline of major U.S. news headlines along with monthly gun sales and homicides counts from 2016 to 2021. Since 2016, the number of gun sales and homicides has been steadily increasing. By showing them along top news at the time, it could show the possibility of the psychological influence of fear and anxiety in society.
Hover the cursor over the screen to show gun sales and homicides. Click on orange vertical lines to display the news headline.