The History Of Gun Control

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Every country has their issues, but some countries issues are worse than others. The United States of America has a very unique issue where the whole problem is said to be allowed according to the constitution. Gun laws and the right to bear arms has been a highly controversial subject for an exceptionally long time. Hardcore Republicans, which currently rule virtually all of US Government do not contribute to the solving of this issue. If you look at the evolution of firearms, there has been a drastic change in the fire rate, ammunition capacity, range, and accuracy. The AR-15 used the recent school shooting in Florida recently and 9 other rifles were legally purchased by 19, Nikolas Cruz, at Gun World of South Florida in Deerfield Beach. If there was a thorough background check along with a immensely comprehensive psych examination then it would’ve exposed Cruz’s troubled mind. Cruz suffered from depression, which worsened after his adoptive mother died. A family took him in, which was the right thing to do. To take in a troubled teen and try to help him. Cruz was expelled from Marjory Stoneman High School, he was a “loner,” and he frequently spoke about guns and knives, which made many appearances on his social media. Cruz would make threats towards law enforcement through social media and a year before the shooting, a user under the name Nikolas Cruz, left a comment on a Youtube channel saying “I’m going to be a professional school shooter.” This comment was reported

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