Public safety would be better served if Liberal Democrats did their background checks on immigrants they invite especially from terrorist regions.
If “gun violence” is the problem, an IQ of 80 could propose confiscation to be the solution, and depend on government to protect you [which they are not able to].
As for the irrational fear of firearms, distinguish between legal vs. illegal Gun Use, instead of anti-gun media obfuscating the issue as “gun violence”.
We all wish to avoid violence. We may want to ban wars, but History teaches us how that works out.