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Gun Control Debate Myths versus Facts

Written by What Is Gun Control on June 24, 2013. Posted in Homepage

Gun control facts

One of the biggest issues in media right now is gun control. The gun control debate has two very vocal sides at war with each other. What is gun control, exactly? It is a system of policies and legislation aimed at restricting or limiting the sale of firearms to citizens. The gun control debate has grown during the past year or two because of many prominent gun killings that have dominated media attention. People have begun to wonder whether we are being too lax in our distribution of firearms.

In the gun control debate, the pro firearm side finds their strength in the second amendment, the right to bear arms. They point out that the people killing with guns are already committing illegal acts, and someone who will do illegal things will not think twice about purchasing an illegal gun, thus the laws would o