Why Do We Need Stricter Gun Control?
Any sort of ban placed on firearms would only serve to remove guns from the hands of law abiding citizens. Criminals will disregard these bans and remain in possession of their firearms. This will leave those who obey the law without proper means of protection. The employment of a gun ban could also create a volatile 1920’s scenario. In the 1920’s prohibition was in effect. This did nothing to stop the use of alcohol it only made it illegal and done underground, in the dark. Thousands of speakeasies arose throughout the nation creating a massive illegal industry; a black market on alcohol. The prohibition of certain firearms could lead thousands of black market gun shops across the