When talking about gun control, most moderate people can agree that some guns should not be owned by the average citizen. Here are five guns that the average citizen should never possess.
AK-47: This rifle can shoot dozens of bullets in a minute. No sensible person believes that this weapon belongs in the hands of a citizen.
High-capacity handguns: Most people who go on rampages use a pistol with plenty of ammunition. Without a doubt, no sane person Read the rest of this entry »
There are a number of gun laws in place across the United States as a way of protecting citizens. Of course, specific laws can vary from state to state. For this reason, it is important to check with your state government prior to attempting to purchase a handgun to become familiar with the laws, requirements, and regulations that are in place. Otherwise, you could end up breaking the law and not even know it. Being caught breaking a gun law, such as by not having a valid permit for your gun, could result in hefty Read the rest of this entry »
People on both sides of the gun control issue argue that firearms were invented for hunting and basic survival. While many people use firearms today to hunt, guns were by no means invented for the purposes of hunting. In fact, guns were invented by the Chinese in the 11th century for the primary purpose of defense against invaders. Guns at their very root are designed for protection and for subduing enemies.
The first model of firearm was little more than a bamboo shaft packed with shrapnel and gunpowder.I found some more information July 2013