TITLE

The Secret History of Guns

AUTHOR(S)
Winkler, Adam
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Atlantic;Sep2011, Vol. 308 Issue 2, p80
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article presents information on modern gun-rights movements in the U.S., which the author says began with a demonstration by the Black Panthers in California in 1967. It focuses on the contributions of several groups to movements promoting the right to bear firearms in the U.S., including the National Rifle Association (NRA), the Ku Klux Klan, and the Founding Fathers of the U.S. Topics include gun control, the gun ownership rights of blacks, and the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
ACCESSION #
64356372

 

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