Gun Control Power

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The Power of a Gun In the United States of America, the First Amendment right is one of the most important, allowing us to our freedom of speech. The Second Amendment is the second most important, allowing the citizens to have the right to bare arms to defend themselves, their family, and their country against any threat. This amendment gives us the right to have power for ourselves for protection, hunting, and sport. Due to the recent gun violence in America, some people view guns as a horrid object and want to revise the second amendment. Here I will show the truth about gun control with both sides of view and their respective opinions. Also, this paper will provide facts between the races and the genders of gun violence from white and black or men and women. The National Rifle Association was founded in New York City, New York in 1871. When the association first was found was for a membership revolved around the safety and practice of firearms. The organization was founded by Colonel William Conant Church and General George Wingate, two former union army officers. The purpose was a non-profit organization that lobbied the interpretation of the second amendment in full “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.” (constitutioncenter.org/interactive-constitution/amendments/amendment-ii.). Today the NRA reaches millions of men and women gun owners through educational
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