“Statistics show gun control has little impact on decreasing crime and violence, but Kimmel chose to make his case by making jokes, saying “our forefathers wanted us to have AK-47s is the argument, I assume.”
Kimmel is suggesting that the Founders didn’t understand modern technology, and therefore, arguments about why they set out to defend gun rights in the Bill of Rights don’t apply to today.”
“That is, of course, a straw man argument.”
This is an excellent article. It is one that you may want to read and you will want to keep so you can refer back to it.
Please SHARE with your relatives and friends.