"There could be instances of real confusion that would lead to tragedy if we had more guns in more classrooms," said Avery Gardiner, co-president of the Brady Campaign to Prevent Gun Violence. "What about the time the teacher accidentally leaves the gun unlocked in the desk drawer, and it's picked up by a student?"
An ATF white paper authored on President Trump's first day in office was heavily influenced — and partially written — by the gun lobby. These previously secret documents reveal not only that the gun industry heavily influenced the content of the white paper, but also that its members helped draft the paper itself.
Guns in the US: The statistics behind the violence - BBC News
"If having more guns in more places where more people go more days of the year actually kept people safer, then America would have the lowest rate of gun violence of any developed country in the world and the exact opposite is true." said Avery Gardiner, co-president of the Brady Center to Prevent Gun Violence
Two years ago this week, President Obama ordered the U.S
Given the order by the Allied Occupation forces, the government issued an ordinance in 1946 prohibiting citizens in principle from possessing guns or swords. The ordinance was renewed in 1950, and later was replaced with the Firearm and Sword Control Law in 1958.