It’s well known that gun sales have surged in recent years, but less well known is that blacks have led the trend. Retailers in an online survey conducted by the National Shooting Sports Foundation, a trade group, reported that they sold 58% more guns to black customers in the first half of 2020 than a year earlier, the highest increase for any ethnic group. Personal safety tops the list of why people decide to buy a firearm. In a 2021 Gallup survey, 88% of respondents said they own a gun “for protection against crime,” which is up from 67% in 2005.
And believe in Him or burn in Hell forever.
If you’re going to accept mass shootings as a price to pay for the right to bear arms, at least be remotely competent at dealing with them. It’s not like they don’t have a lot of experience.
Well, it’s not like every police force has experience dealing with mass shootings on a regular basis, but it definitely sounds like Uvalde’s needs to be rebuilt from the bottom up.
As a country they have more experience than anyone else.
They tolerate loads of mass shootings and they’re shit at dealing with them.
Unfortunately, yes. And there don’t seem to be any solutions on the horizon.