Right To Bear Arms Essay For Kids

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Jadaleral Webster Elizabeth Adams ENC 1102 11/15/2012 The Right to Arm Bears All men are born free and independent and have certain natural , essential and inalienable rights among which may be reckoned the right of enjoying and defending theirs lives and liberties (Article I, Constitution of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts (1780)). We live in a world of walls and those will need to be guarded by men with guns. The same sentiment can be applied to home , business and national security. As stated by the second amendment a well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state the rights of the people to keep and bear arms , shall not be infringed ,but formed to maintain public order and a secondary deterrent of criminal…show more content…
If a criminal needs a gun, he purchases it on the street or he can acquire it through black marketing and obtain any firearm he need. So,when the criminal breaks into the citizen's home or business, bearing a superior firearm the citizen must defend himself, his belongings, and his loved ones, with an inferior, legal weapon. Gun control in this scenario serves only the criminal giving him an advantage over any law-abiding, un-armed citizen. Many It is believed that in this scenario people should wait for the police . But for some reason criminals are always in a hurry, they won’t wait for you to use the phone to dial just those three necessary numbers. When a criminal breaks into your home which is faster a police car half way across town or a pistol inside a safe next to your bed? Maybe citizens should just wait for the shooter to shoot himself though, since statistics say he is more likely to shoot himself or should citizens wait for him to run out of bullets and people to shoot. Gun control activists may conclude “Well why not outlaw bullets in guns?, People don’t need many bullets to defend themselves.” But they may need a warning shot , so give you may need to give them one bullet. On the other hand what if they miss ? You might as well give them two. Although what if there are more than two attackers? It is tragic they have no more bullets left. Gun control ultimately give criminals what

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