Mark Caserta: Free State Patriot editor
May 25, 2018
Just 20 weeks into 2018, we’ve already had 22 school shootings in the United States where someone was hurt or killed, per a recent CNN column by Saeed Ahmed and Christina Walker. Averaging over 1 per week is simply incomprehensible.
The column had a U.S. map inserted identifying the locations of the shootings by bullet points. The graphic eerily reminded me of a “firing range shot grouping” surrounding the Tri-State area. The column and graphic can be viewed at: https://www.cnn.com/2018/03/02/us/school-shootings-2018-list-trnd/index.html.
Gun control advocates are dangerously off-base with their notions of taking weapons out of the hands of law-abiding citizens. When you restrict guns from properly vetted, trained, law abiding citizens, you broaden the window of opportunity for a criminal who will not abide by the law.
Recently, The Heritage Foundation published a commentary, originally appearing in The Daily Signal, by…
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