Photo of Pro-Gun rally, Courtesy of AP
As if the anti-gun liberal crowd didn’t get the message anytime recently, another Pew Poll released by the Washington Post reveals that Americans have not changed their minds about our feelings towards the Second Amendment right to carry.
Even after the recent shooting in a Louisiana theater (which was “gun free”), Americans like us are unwavering in the fact that a good guy with his weapon does more for a bad situation sooner than a bad guy with a gun and 911. It seems that politicians on both sides have their heads in the sand when it comes to cold hard facts like the poll below clearly reflects.
It’s an echo of a familiar theme from NRA head Wayne LaPierre. “The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun,” LaPierre said frequently amid the more recent gun-control debate.
And most Americans agree with this logic, according to a 2014 Pew Research Poll. Since the 2012 Newtown, Conn., massacre of 26 people, including 20 school children, the poll found a nine-point rise in the number of Americans who think gun ownership could “protect people from …read more