Let me tell you a fairy tale about a Pakistani girl who emigrated to Saudi Arabia with her father. Years later she finds her Prince Charming, an American, marries him. She gives birth to a child in the United States of America. Let’s assume the Prince is the father and let’s not ask Maury Povich to do a paternity test on his show. Couple lives happily ever after. The end. No. Not quite like that. Six months later the baby is an orphan. The couple, leave their six-month-old baby daughter with relatives, two hours later the couple is killed in a shootout with police SWAT team members.
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The Opinion Pages | EDITORIAL
End the Gun Epidemic in America
It is a moral outrage and national disgrace that civilians can legally purchase weapons designed to kill people with brutal speed and efficiency.
I’m in favor of not restricting responsible people from owning guns. I have yet to see a gun kill anyone. There is always a human behind the weapon who does the killing. The gun is an instrument that needs to be issued with caution to people. I believe we need a National Identity card where all information about an individual is available to the authorities who will decide if an individual is a candidate for gun ownership. There should be a waiting period where the individual should attend mandatory safety classes. If the individual fails to pass these classes he loses the right to ownership and must forfeit all fees paid.