It's time to have a real discussion about guns in American society
Last updated 8/15/2019 at 10:20am
I realize every writer with a second-hand computer will sit down at their keyboard this week and write about the shootings in El Paso and Dayton. I hope you read them all.
Some will be emphatic that the only way to stop the shootings is to eliminate all guns in America. The other extreme will be just as emphatic, “Arm everyone so the people can protect themselves.” Others will be somewhat less fanatical, but you will find a near vacuum in the middle.
Both sides are ready to fight for what they believe is right for America, but few are willing to compromise to the center. Speaker of the...