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Gun Control isn’t the answer This article was written by Professor James Q. Wilson who teaches Public Policy at Pepperdine University, and was previously taught at Harvard University. In this article, Wilson gives his insight on why gun control laws should not become increasingly strict, and many valid points to back up his statements. I chose this article for our group because our main topic is gun control and I felt that the content of this article was very well written, and it also was written by a person who seems to be a reliable source. The author also did a good job of looking at the opposing argument, and then proceeded to discredit them, which I thought was done very professionally and respectfully. The most important reason I chose this article was because it was written in 2007 around the time of the Virginia Tech shooting. I found this article to be somewhat comparative to the one that my group is featuring, which is the Sandy Hook shooting. My Stakeholders are people that own guns and buy and sell guns, so if there were tighter gun laws, they could very much be effected buy these laws. Even if they do have a clean record, there would be an increase in the black market for guns and the people who own shops would be getting cheated. Professor Wilson leaves us with the question of who is actually doing the murdering? Is it the gun or is it the one who pulls the…...

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