Sang Virgil Beckham in the 1983 film: Handgun,
“Have made our country strong
“Now they're trying to take 'em all away
“Yes, God, Guts and Guns, gonna keep our country strong
“I hope I never live to see the day ...”
In this article which I wrote for Central Bylines, I offer an examination of American gun culture and why change requires a deeper understanding of the role firearms play in the nation's history...