The violent crime rate in America remains historically low and is concentrated in just a few places. Why crime is so low — that’s the interesting part.
Every day, it seems like we see news of another shooting, followed by more riots. Most of us feel powerless to do anything. The good news is, we can.
You’ve probably heard it a million times from politicians, TV pundits, activists, and maybe even your mom at Thanksgiving: America needs more gun control. Here’s the catch:
“If you impose all these laws, do you think that’s going to stop a criminal from getting a gun?”
Following the horrific murders in Charleston, SC, politicians are calling for more gun control. But would it stop murders like these? Would it keep us safe?