Persuasive Essay On Gun Control

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The right to bear arms has been around since the beginning of our great nation and has not changed very much over the last couple of centuries. In 2015 there were 595,930 deaths caused by cancer in the United States (“Number of Deaths for Leading Causes of Deaths”). Did you know that compared to the astronomical number of cancer deaths, there were only 13,286 gun-related deaths in the United States in the same year (“Guns in the US: The Statistics Behind the Violence”)? There are a copious amount of people who would hope that those statistics were switched so that they would have an easier way of changing our right; to where the government controls and regulates our right to bear arms. Many of the people that have tried to change our right have been actors, celebrities, news stations, and many other left wing liberals. If we were to adopt this way of thinking, our country would plummet quickly. Our right to bear arms is an unalienable right that is not to be infringed upon. One of the main arguments of our second amendment is if there is regulated gun control from our government; this could have a very negative effect. We often hear arguments about The Second Amendment’s actual intent, law cases, and shootings. The right to bear arms specifically is nothing new. It was passed by congress on September 25th, 1789; it was then ratified on December 15th, 1791. The Second Amendment states that “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right

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