After yet another mass shooting in the United States, this one in San Bernardino, California, the gun control debate has become more and more relevant. This marks over 355 mass shootings in the US in 2015! That’s more shootings than days in the year so far! There are two opposite views on how to solve this situation. One side believes that in order to save lives, there should be more guns supplied for protection. However, the other side believes the total opposite: that there should be a ban on all guns that are not pistols and gun ownership should be limited. I side completely with the... [+] Read more
My volunteer opportunity:
I will try to cooperate with Coalition for Gun Control in order to make my volunteer work in the next few weeks. First I will write a letter to local deputy about gun control and the consequences of carrying a gun without severe legislation. Then, I will walk in the street and promote the non-profit organization and invite the society to do the same I did in writing a letter explaining why gun control is important in Canada. During this time, I will try to collect thoughts and ideas, and point of views from different people on the topic. It will be interesting to... [+] Read more
Gun Control is overly restricted in a majority of states. Gun control does nothing but prevent criminals from obtaining weapons. The Second Amendment of the U.S. constitution states, “A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.” Obama has been working for three years with anti-gun activists and if he is re-elected he plans on removing the Second Amendment. Guns and weapons prevented invasion, help declare independence; provide safety for many Americans and self-defense. Deaths cause... [+] Read more
Jourdan Heller 800565938
I’ve recently heard an extensive amount of people talk about issues involving gun regulations. The normal, stereotypical person would probably assume that I wouldn’t think twice about something like this because I am, in fact, a female. As it turns out, I grew up in a family where hunting is a huge part of life. When I hear people talking about taking away guns, I get quite frustrated because they are not educated in gun control.
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