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Effective gun control is a good thing.

TheMolestacher
bladerunner060

Here I will further define the mechanism in which an opponent in this debate has to work. This house believes that a system of effective gun control, is a good thing. Further clauses: Gun control would be the illegalization of every form of firearms, bought by civilians or obtained otherwise. Effective would mean that it is no longer legally possible to obtain guns and much more pressure is put on the illegal sale/owning of a firearm. Exceptions would be the police force in the area (The Un...

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17 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

Gun Control

jnedwards11
TrueScotsman

I am tired of seeing other people argue this topic and want to do it myself. I am against gun control in general and will argue as such. 1st round accept, 2nd for opening statements, 3-4 are rebuttals and 5 is to close. Be CONCISE. I want a real discussion, not some sincerly ignorant troll or name calling knucklehead....

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16 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

The gun control debate is not this simple (see for details)

MyDinosaurHands
Tilar

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16 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Gun control

jborgen
Koopin

The use of Gun control is against the second amendment, whereas it states; "A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. " (As told by ucla.edu) I will prove my case through two main ideals; Security and Safety First, I will discuss why security is a contributing factor to a nations welfare. If, during war time, the United states was invaded, it would be required for a civil defence, t...

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15 Comments
Updated 7 Years Ago

Gun control

tsmart1770
volleynolley

I personally believe that every person within the US has enough responsibility to own a gun and to not abuse this privilege. Without these weapons, many people would feel insecure within their homes. Additionally, if we were to take guns away from our citizens, the use of illegal, and unregistered guns would drastically increase. Therefore allowing our citizens to own guns is immensely important....

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15 Comments
Updated 10 Years Ago

Gun control

abyteofbrain
leojm

Gun's are easily available to children because of irresponsible adults. Multiple times, these children have killed someone, sometimes adults, sometimes fellow children. The first thing an escaped convict is going to get is a gun, even if he has to kill for it, and he's NOT going to use it for deer hunting. People who politically support gun freedom are usually not trustworthy; they have gun or ammo shops or manufacturers, own shooting ranges, etc., or they own guns and would like to keep them no...

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14 Comments
Updated 4 Years Ago

The United States Federal Government should increase Gun Control

TBR
lannan13

This debate is for user @lannan13. Thank-you for suggesting the debate, and patience waiting for me to pose it. First round is for acceptance, and I will allow con to set definition, or add specificity to the question. Thanks for waiting lannan13....

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14 Comments
Updated 2 Years Ago

Series 1 Episode 5 : *RETAKE* Severe Gun Control is good for Society.

SebUK
Commondebator

The Burden of Proof is on Pro I'm only here to create counter-arguments. Do not accept the debate if you haven't been a member for at least a month ....

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13 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago

Gun Control Is Still Bad

elijah452
TheRealGod

EXTENSION OF (http://www.debate.org/debates/Gun-Control-Is-Bad-BROAD/1/) Somehow people believed your side was right when the arguments you made were incredibly ignorant and weak. You ignored most of my counters and hooked the debate into a corner. I want to continue debating. >"when I have stated Gun Control is NOT about taking away guns from everyone but instead making it more difficult for people with ill intent to receieve a gun, even if it's just by a few minutes." You have yet to...

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13 Comments
Updated 1 Year Ago

Gun Control

brendan4352
MolecularBird06

The second amendment was created for a reason. To protect the American people; specifically against rouge governments. Obama wants to inflict fire arms confiscation to lower the crime rate in the country. He is acting as though criminals follow laws. If the people of America want guns, the people of America will get guns; even on the black market if needs be. I live in a hunting, redneck, I-like-big-explosion-and-fire type of community and if the government comes to our doorstep for the purpose...

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13 Comments
Updated 3 Years Ago