Gopnik, Adam
April 2007
New Yorker;4/30/2007, Vol. 83 Issue 10, p27
The article discusses gun control laws in the United States in response to school shootings. According to the author, half of the worst mass shootings in western democracies have taken place in the United States. Efforts in Great Britain and Canada to tighten gun restrictions are cited as examples. The author expresses disapproval with the National Rifle Association and the overall ease of obtaining handguns in the United States.


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