The Word in the Wind

ugh i’m listening to this thing about the school shooting on the pbs news hour, and there was this guy who said something like, “guns don’t pose a burden on others’ rights” or something like that

and i’m just sitting here fuming because LIKE HELL GUNS DON’T POSE A BURDEN ON OTHERS’ RIGHTS

i don’t know if you’ve noticed but the right to stay LIVING is kind of considered to be an unalienable right, and guns were kinda of MADE to STOP PEOPLE FROM LIVING

look if a person really wanted to defend themselves and didn’t want to kill anyone, they’d get a taser or pepper spray or an alarm system in their house or something

guns are EXPRESSLY MADE TO HURT AND/OR KILL PEOPLE, so YEAH I’M KINDA TEMPTED TO SAY THAT GUNS DO POSE A BURDEN ON OTHERS’ RIGHTS

ugh i just