America's Gun Control Dilemma

January 2014
Quadrant Magazine;Jan/Feb2013, Vol. 58 Issue 1/2, p26
The article offers the author's insights, who is an Australian living in the U.S., about the issues behind the efforts of the U.S. to increase controls on its citizens' ownership of and commerce in firearms. The author provides an overview on the difference between the nations' societies, histories and cultures. He mentions that the U.S.' stand on gun ownership reveals numerous dark sides. He also tackles the practical problem in tackling firearm violence in the country.


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