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A Very Personal Opposition to Gun Control

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(From here)

Please forgive this foreword…

This is arguably the most important essay I've written thus far.  If you like it, please share it.  Gun control must be stopped, and I'll indulge in ego to think I've created a compelling argument (at least, for those with open minds).

----- As an introduction to the topic of guns and society, let me refer you to these excellent resources as overall “starter materials in general”:

·ARMED by Don Kates and Gary Kleck
·MORE GUNS, LESS CRIME by John Lott
·UNDER THE GUN by James Wright, Peter Rossi, Kathleen Daly
·THE SAMURAI, THE MOUNTIE AND THE COWBOY by David Kopel
·THAT EVERY MAN BE ARMED: THE EVOLUTION OF A CONSTITUTIONAL RIGHT, REVISED AND UPDATED EDITION by Stephen Holbrook
·GUNS AND VIOLENCE: THE ENGLISH EXPERIENCE by Joyce Lee Malcolm
This is, of course, nowhere near a comprehensive list, and if you have others please put them in the comments… but strong general information about firearms use and gun rights nonetheless.
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