One could say that the debate started with the passage of the Gun Control Act of 1968, which banned ownership of guns by certain groups of people and regulated the sale of guns....
[tags: Gun Control, 2015] - Introduction When it comes to controversial topics in today’s society, there are so many that it can be difficult to be a straight shooter.
The reason why Americans own so many guns is because of the Second Amendment, which 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.” (Rauch) This amendment guarantees U. It contains valuable freedoms which the founders thought necessary and were left out of the constitution.
The Bill of Rights was ratified on December 15, 1791.
The right to bear arms is promised to citizens of the United States, and to put gun control into effect is to take away their Constitutional rights.
Crime is very high in cities that have few gun control laws.
Gun control laws directly violate this right and therefore should not even be under consideration.
Even if that issue is overlooked, gun control advocates state that in order to reduce firearm related violence, gun control laws must be implemented to remove the violence caused by firearms....
[tags: argumentative, persuasive, gun control] - Being a young American I have witnessed many problems with growing up in this great country of ours.
We have homeless people who can 't find work, rising inflation rates, an unbalanced budget, and more importantly, a problem with guns.