I am not a fan of making this issue a left vs.
Daniel Pinzas

Guns, which have sole purpose of killing, ought to be regulated more tightly than a motor vehicle — and they are not.

By my read, what the US has going on today is a crisis of individual responsibility, and that crisis does spill over into guns. But how you phrase the problem, and how carefully you craft a solution to that problem, is very important if you want to get any traction. I went though some of my ideas here: