Guns Make for a Safer Country

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Guns are needed. The main purpose is for protection. People think that by banning guns Americans will be safer. This is not true though. Criminals get their guns through illegal ways so it would be hard to confiscate all the guns. With guns taken away most Americans would probably turn on their government. Some people want to ban guns because they are used in crimes. But the guns are not committing the crime people are. Guns have always been and always will be a form of protection. A gun is the easiest way to keep the peace. Nothing scares someone more than knowing they could die. There are few people that are not scared of guns. When guns are in the hands of the right people peace will be kept and there are no problems. If a gun is in the hand of the wrong person then there is danger. The best way to stop the wrong person with a gun is a good person with a gun. That is why Americans have concealed carry. Concealed carry is a privilege that Americans have. It allows Americans to carry a handgun secretly in order to protect themselves. In order to obtain a concealed carry permit one has to take and pass a class. In this class people are educated about weapon safety and how to use weapons properly. Concealed carry is one of the greatest privileges someone can have. It is used to save lives. Many Americans have used concealed carry to save themselves and others. One case where concealed carry has saved a life was March 15th of last year. An ex-marine who recently acquired a concealed carry permit was driving home from work early in the morning. While he was driving he saw a man viciously hitting and kicking a woman. He jumped out of his car and drew his weapon. He yelled at the man to stop and pointed his weapon at him. The man st... ... middle of paper ... ...in Shootings?" CNN. Cable News Network, 01 Jan. 1970. Web. 16 Feb. 2014. "Guns For Bikes Exchange In Uruguay." CleanTechnica. N.p., n.d. Web. 16 Feb. 2014 Goode, Erica, Serge F. Kovaleski, Jack Healy, and Dan Frosch. "Before Gunfire, Hints of ‘Bad News’." The New York Times. The New York Times, 26 Aug. 2012. Web. 26 Mar. 2014. Pavlich, Katie. "Guns and the Economy." Townhall.com. N.p., n.d. Web. 28 Mar. 2014. "GUNS." Guns in America. N.p., n.d. Web. 29 Mar. 2014.
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