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"The party lines just fall away when it becomes an issue of family or personal safety," said Kelly Ann Pidgeon, a licensed firearms safety instructor.
In 2018, the Switzerland-based Small Arms Survey estimated that there were more than 393 million guns in US households, making America the number one country on the planet for gun ownership
Other pro-Second Amendment groups
AAPI GO's co-founder, Scott Kane, 37, is White, but his wife and the couple's 8-year-old daughter are Chinese American.
Never felt the need to own a gun until his family was the victim of a hate crime a year ago. new to gun ownership backs The President's plan to expand gun background checks.
Kane said he purchased his first two firearms — a Springfield XD 9mm handgun and an AR-15 semi-automatic rifle —
Doesn't approve of banning AR-15s, which he said have less recoil than a shotgun and are safer to use for home defense.
to the National Shooting Sports Foundation ~ Women and Black Americans were
also the driving forces behind a 40% surge in first-time gun buyers through
the first four months of 2020.
In 2020, the NSSF estimated that 21 million guns were sold in the US, more than any year on record. That trend has continued this year with additional record-setting sales figures in January and March, the second highest month ever for firearm sales.
"You see videos of people being harassed and violence being committed against them on the streets, but in your state probably carrying around a gun might be illegal," Pan added. "It might also be that carrying a gun might provoke other unintended consequences that put you in harm's way."
There are tons of Risks for people who may not be fully trained to handle a firearm or store it properly.
10 RULES OF SAFE GUN HANDLING
Ghost guns - kits containing nearly all of the components and directions for finishing a firearm within as little as 30 minutes. These are being banned in most states and President Biden has attempted legislature nationwide.
Shoulder stocks and arm braces for pistols are also on
the ban list. I am sure there is much
more on this list, like a LAW (light anti-tank weapon) or a bazooka or a
submachine gun, but who’s counting?