Gun Control : Gun Control In College Campuses?

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Gun control or more violence in campuses ?
Why should we put students in danger, with allowing guns on campuses?Gun control is the government controlling how many guns should a person have at home. Many people want gun control because without gun control there is more violence in the streets and there are many people dying because those who have guns just don’t know how to use them in a good way. For those who are against it they say that people should be able to decide whether to have a gun or not, they want to be able to defend themselves and their homes from criminals. Guns should not be allowed. I believe guns should not be allowed in college campuses because a student can just go on a killing spree because they might have a mental problem, some students don’t know how to use it appropriately, and it could increase the number of crimes or suicides. Can students go out of control? I believe they can because now in days there’s a lot of racism and that could be a cause for a student to lose control. In some colleges by allowing a student to have a gun they are probably marking the death sentence for another student that doesn’t have anything to defend themselves.There is a lot of racism and those who have a lot of hate inside their heart they won’t think twice and start shooting students. Inn college it is not common to see someone carrying a gun with them, a student might freak out and start to panic most of the students on campus. Sometimes some act normal so students think they are not dangerous, but what students don’t know is that they might have a mental issue.Most psychiatric professionals agree that the nation of a previously sane, well-adjusted person could simply snap and become very violent toward the students around him/her. “ After a shooting spree, they always want to take the guns away from the people who didn’t do it.” ( William Burroughs ) There are certain students that own a gun, but yet don’t know how to use one appropriately. For those students who have never hold a gun before, but owns one one then it might be very dangerous for them and for the people on their surroundings. Most police officers spend five to seven months learning how to use a gun. While for a student it
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