Gun Control Period 1 3/6/13
Thesis • I think there should be gun control because a lot of people get shot everyday • It’s not safe and there is a lot of crazy people out there. • A lot of people aren't responsible or don’t know the consequences that are out there.
Pro’s • According to a July 2001 peer-reviewed study says approximately 50 people are shoot everyday • About 10 children under 15 die everyday because they got shot • Handguns are not an effective form of self-defence a nov. 2009 study says that someone that carys a gun for self-defence was 4 ½ more likely to get shot
Summary • Crimes are increasing with robberies and violent crimes.
Counter Argument’s • The right to carry a handgun is the second amendment • According to a 1997 study of national crime says “robbery and assault victims who used guns at resist were less likely to be attacked
Conclusion • I think guns should be banned because too many people get shoot everyday . Those are my reasons there should be gun control
Interesting Facts • Close to 33,000 Americans were victims of gun-related deaths in 2011. • States with stricter gun control laws have fewer deaths from gun-related violence.
Citation • "Concealed Guns ProCon.org." Concealed Guns ProCon.org. N.p., 23 July 2009. Web. 07 Mar. 2013. • http://www.dosomething.org/tipsandtools/11-facts-about-guns • http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/wonkblog/wp/2012/07/23/six-facts-about-guns-violence-and-gun-control/