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United States

8 June 1999

Christian Science Monitor, Opinion

Here are the arguments for: Gun ownership is an inalienable right guaranteed by the Constitution. Guns don't kill people, people kill people. Illegal firearms will always find their way into the hands of criminals. Guns are big business. The rights of hunters and recreational target shooters must not be infringed. The best defense against a gun is another gun. And here are the arguments against: 35,000 Americans killed by firearms annually. The choice is a simple one:... (

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