Another terrorist attack like the ones that hit Orlando, Tennessee, Texas, and Paris is virtually guaranteed to happen again on U.S. soil. It’s not a question of if but when.
In light of this, a lot of polling has been going on to determine what the consensus is amongst Americans about what to do next.
In a randomized sampling of 1,001 people, the Washington Post/ABC News discovered some interesting details about what people think about arming themselves in the wake of the violence in Orlando.
- 54% of responders support more people legally owning defense firearms
- 86% fear more “lone wolf” attacks
- 86% want to ban those on a terror watch list from purchasing a gun
- 51% were for a ban on semi-automatic “assault” firearms
As one Stratfor analyst put it, another lone wolf attack is almost guaranteed to happen. It’s not going away. Terrorist groups have largely decentralized and use a “grass roots” approach to getting individuals and groups to carry out very destructive attacks.
The police and federal agencies can only do so much. The actual “boots on the ground” of terrorism can show up suddenly, create a large amount of destruction and chaos, and disappear just as quickly. With many of the …Read the Rest
Source:: Concealed Nation