The Case for Cheap Guns

During the second presidential debate, President Obama answered a question about gun control by first openly advocating a return of the ugly gun ban, but then transitioned into an indictment of “cheap guns,” blaming them for the violence raging in some of our inner cities (like his hometown of Chicago).  Gun nuts commonly ridicule cheap guns, but for those who have extremely limited resources, they are often the only option for defending what little they do own and their most precious possessions: their lives and the lives of their loved ones.

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