Gun violence does not exist in isolation. It is a symptom of a larger, societal disease.
If more guns were the solution, the United States would be the safest nation on Earth...and Yemen would be the second safest.
...this post can be used as a primer to counter the right-wing blather from your FoxNoise adhering family and provide some much-needed context to those who do not have a firm grasp of economics. It should also serve as a check against self-congratulatory Democrats who try to claim credit for the economy and place it at the feet of Obama.