Anyone with the intention of handling or shooting a firearm has a duty to educate him or herself before picking it up. For those curious souls who have never used a firearm, local classes with knowledgeable, certified instructors are a great place to start.
Various interpretations of the Second Amendment has created a debate amongst people since the introduction of the Bill of Rights. To understand the context of this debate, knowing the history surrounding the amendment will be helpful.
Batiste’s view on firearms is formed by a series of unfortunate experiences. But instead of calling for gun control, Batiste seeks proper firearm education for all citizens.
Two-time cancer conqueror Dorothy Leone-Glasser stood to walk three steps from the long, wooden bench. The fact that she can walk at all is admirable. She had been confined to a wheelchair for years, battling systemic lupus. But today, we met for another reason: To discuss gun violence prevention from a different framework, namely, a public health framework specifically in Georgia.
The next step in our mission to educate, inform and provide resources to Georgians: We examine the composition and functionality of firearms, as well as explain how to fully unload a firearm and discuss the four cardinal rules of safety. We aim to bring general awareness to the matter.