college essay

Submitted By emmanuelogunji
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Emmanuel Ogunji 10/27/13
Pro!!! Gun Control You probably have heard this saying before, “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”, since it’s part of the second Amendment. However, people do not understand that this Amendment is wiping out our fellow innocent citizens. Some people might disagree with me because this amendment allows people to defend themselves from harm way. I can rest sure that if guns control laws were more restricted or the second amendment is abolished, our society today would be a much safer place. If gun laws are not restricted, tragic events such as the shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School will continue to happen. Letting little innocent children lives go to waste is a tragic for the future of America because some of those children could have been great Presidents, Inventers, CEOs, Layers and Doctors; but because of the second amendment, we will never know today. Critics might say that the hardening of gun control laws will not make the future of America any better, since people kill people not guns. They might also say that gun is merely a tool to end someone’s life just as how axes, hammers, knifes, and baseball bats are also tools that can kill. What people don’t understand is that guns are weapons that can kill a bunch in…