The following was written in 1925 by a widely respected newspaperman. The arguments are the same ones that we make today to correct the backwards logic used by supporters of gun control. It uses too many $5 words for my taste, but I would like to see more people in positions of influence take this stance today.
Timeless: Century-Old Arguments Against Gun Control Laws are Just as Valid Today - The Truth About Guns
H.L. Mencken (1880-1956) was the most influential newspaperman of his era and a prolific author of iconoclastic books and essays. This is reprinted from The Evening Sun of Baltimore, November 30, 1925. Copyright 1925 by The Evening Sun. Republication without credit not permitted. I The eminent...