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The United States is the only developed country in the world that has a 2nd Amendment right to firearms. We are also the country that has the most mass shootings, most gun deaths per 100,000 population, and the most guns per capita.
I do not advocate the end of the 2nd Amendment, but I do think we need to acknowledge that the two statements above have to be related.
Our Constitution has guaranteed us the right to bear arms. That is a fact. But, like the other amendments to the Constitution, that right is . . .