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The Purpose Of Gun Control Violence

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Gun Control Violence
“In America, there are approximately 270 million firearms possessed by civilians, and only 897,000 carried by police” (dosomething.org). “The first automatic pistol was created by Joseph Laumann in 1892. But the Borchardt pistol of 1893 was the first automatic with a separate magazine in the grip, and this remains the defining feature of the breed” (PBS gun timeline). Guns are very dangerous in every way possible, especially in the hands of an underage child. Due to the fact that, more gun control laws needs to be put in place, the less guns we have the better, and expand the background checks.According to Kristof “Our Blind Spot about Guns” more enforced background checks and trigger locks should become standard in purchasing and owning a gun because mass shooting in schools, making sure criminals and mentally unstable people don’t get guns, to protect the future of the world.
Believe it or not, the purpose of a gun is to kill or injure someone or something. But sometimes it may lead up to I whole different situation, such as mass shooting in schools. For example, if a child gets in hold of a gun and he brings it to school and just start firing at other children and stuff. This situation will impact many families and friends to those that died in the mass shooting. According to Kleck, a former student at Florida State University, “On the morning of April 20, 1999, two high school students named Eric Harris and Dylan Klebold entered Columbine High School
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