Weapons Aren't Safe

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In a time filled with school shootings and terrorist attacks, we need to do whatever possible to make our society safer. With the passage of a new law, which allows ordinary citizens to carry concealed weapons, we have done the opposite. [I feel that ordinary citizens should not be able to carry guns.] Not only do they lack the training needed to use a gun, but also there is no guarantee that the guns will not fall into the wrong hands. In order for are society to be truly safe, we must leave guns to the professionals.

Although people claim to carry guns for protection, this is only a disguise. What they are really looking for is power. A gun seems to represent this. With a gun, people feel invincible. They feel that no one can hurt them. What they fail to realize is that they are not invincible. They can be hurt, even with a gun. This can put people in dangerous situations if they try to take the law into their own hands.

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