Gun crime and gun control are always highly controversial and emotionally charged topics. Everyone seems to have an opinion on the topic, and those opinions tend to be strongly held.
Consider the issue and read the following before posting your response.
- http://www.cnn.com/2016/06/12/us/orlando-nightclub-shooting/index.html/ (Links to an external site.)
- http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/crime/4-killed-at-least-60-wounded-in-july-4-weekend-shootings-in-chicago/ar-AAi7h8q?ocid=ansmsnnews11 (Links to an external site.)
- http://www.usatoday.com/story/news/2016/07/05/more-than-60-shot-chicago-over-july-4th-weekend/86707218/ (Links to an external site.)
Why do you think the U.S. has more mass shootings and more gun violence than any other country? Is this a problem? Why or why not? Do you believe Americans and/or the US government should change in response to this fact? Why or why not? How does the U.S. Constitution figure into the discussion?