Argumentative Essay: Guns Don T Kill People

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“Gun control is the set of laws or policies that regulate the manufacture, sale, possession, modifications, and or use of firearms by civilians.” Why is it such a controversy to have guns or don’t have guns? What makes guns so bad? I think that the American citizens should have guns, but with responsibility. For every 100 American citizens, around ninety guns are owned. And just because people have guns, that doesn’t mean that they get to have every gun possible without permission. People will be able to have some guns that they can use to protect themselves, or when hunting. In no way, shape, or form am I saying that they citizens of the United States of America can have four automatic machine guns in their possession without some kind of license. I think that if you outlaw guns, only the outlaws will have guns. Then how are you supposed to protect yourself and your loved ones? I believe that guns don’t kill people. People kill people with guns. …show more content…

Only the military should be able to have such guns. We should also make the U.S citizens get an ID and background checked to be able to get a license for any gun. I also feel that children in schools should learn more about guns and what type of damage they can cause. Guns aren’t toys, use them with respect. If you get rid of guns entirely, then you are getting rid of not only your own, but the whole country's second amendment. Then the American citizens will be upset that you took away their right as an American.

Just because I want guns in the U.S doesn’t mean I do not see downsides to the gun control laws. I realize that with guns, there are a lot of deaths a year, or even a month. But what would happen if we didn’t have guns? How would people react when they couldn’t defend themselves. When the U.S citizens weren’t able to protect

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