A Brief Note On Crime And Gun Control Essay

1419 Words Apr 25th, 2016 6 Pages
Crime and guns. The two seem to be almost identical but are they really partners in crime? Does the use of guns almost inevitably wind up being used for a criminal activity? And if that is the case will simply creating laws to prevent the consumption of firearms really calm the storm or make the flames spread ? these are very controversial questions derived form a even more controversial topic in the ever lasting debate on gun control .But this topic is nothing new since 1924,Presidential Candidate, Robert La Follete said, (www.ncjrs.gov)“our choice is not merely to support or oppose gun control but to decide who can own which guns under what conditions.” Inevitably this debate still goes on today and is the very reason for the formation gun control laws. The use of guns throughout history has been shaky at best. But like anything guns can be used to liberate and bring up the oppressed. A tool to help the just and innocent, a blessing to some, But unfortunately there is always to sides to a story. With that being said guns also can be used to cause pain oppress abuses kill and still the most sacred thing that we hold dear “life”. With this being said it is extremely important that one keeps up with the topic, and4 where gun control laws are heading. The course they take not only affect America but our very future as well as we grow old and start family’s. what makes this such a important topic to be know considering that over 30,000 people die looking down the barrel of…

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