Essay about Guns And Guns Of The United States

1077 Words Oct 24th, 2016 5 Pages
Weapons are becoming a growing concern in America. People have been debating on it for the past few decades. Since 2013, all the states within the United States have permitted the adults to carry concealed weapons by fulfilling the few requirements enforced by law. The ones who are in favor of this law think that this law is the protection of those mature adults who can use these concealed weapons on several occasions for their protection. However, those in the opposition, believe, that this law has opened gates to rapid growth in the crimes in the United States.
National Rifle Association (NRA) believes that this law helps the responsible citizens in taking care of themselves. As Wayne Lapierre says, “Only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is with a good guy with a gun” (Jobin 91). On the other hand, many people think that it is dangerous to allow citizens to carry guns and weapons and to keep them at home and guns should only be allowed to carry by law enforcement or security guards. Gun laws in America are not strict enough to control crimes and accidents; however, it has increased the number of crimes. The rapid growth in crimes in America is the result of the Gun laws which shall be changed to make it difficult for a person to own a firearm.
“Seven states allow carrying a concealed weapon on public college or university campuses, 21 states ban concealed weapons on campus, and 22 leave the decision up to the individual college or university” (Concealed Guns). Although…

Related Documents