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How to Prevent the Next Gun Tragedy: Three Recent Shootings We Can Learn From

Written by Gun Control Essay. Posted in Homepage

Gun control debate video

Want to talk about one of the most divisive topics in the country? Then you’re probably interested in gun control debate arguments. It rises up every few months then dies down, only to pop up again after every shooting that makes us question whether the fault lies completely with the shooter, or partially with the system that allows people with mental and/or emotional issues to easily access high powered weaponry so long as they have enough money. What recent events have fueled the debates on gun control, and what can we learn from them?

1. The Navy Yard Shooter

One of the most recent tragedies actually happened at a military base. Aaron Alexis, Navy contractor, went on a bloody rampage this September. Alexis was shot to death on site. In the investigation conducted afterward, it tu