A new analysis by at Virginia Commonwealth University showed that gun sales have increased 73 percent over the last five years while gun crime in Virginia has decreased by more than 27 percent. The opposite is true for cities and states with strict gun laws. Chicago has one of the highest crime rates in the nation with the nation's strictest gun laws.
The facts hold straight with the second amendment. While politicians and security officials are actively advocating against the second amendment, many people across the nation are using it to save their lives. Shouldn't everyone--including students--be able to express their right to defend themselves?