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Legal Immigrant Speaks Against Gun Control: Shootings a Result of Decay

Esther46 Wrote: Feb 06, 2013 1:42 AM
Mr. Ong is attuned to what the problem is and states his case with factual common sense. 'Societal decay' is the reason and he hits the nail on the head. America's enemies have attacked every freedom we have and have 'burned the candle at both ends' to try to dismantle the very heart of our nation's spirit. I wish that all of our immigrants had the fortitude that this man shows.

During a recent public hearing in Hartford, Connecticut about gun violence, the same hearing where the Sandy Hook father explained why his daughter is safer at home where he can protect her with firearms than at school, legal immigrant Henson Ong argued against gun control legislation being proposed in the state. Ong cited American history, the Los Angeles riots of the 1990s and tyranny overseas as examples as to why the Second Amendment is needed. He also pointed out that the United States has a long history of gun ownership ranging from high school rifle teams to hunting, yet...