In various debates, individual’s position about a certain issue depends on personal experience with the subject of debate or most likely lack of one. In this context, debate concerning bearing arms will be discussed. The aim of this essay is to explain why the right of bearing arms is essential for human rights support and why this right should be protected. The main arguments used are supported by the article of Wheeler Samuel.
Key words: bearing arms, violence, human rights, self-defense, government.
In Protection of Self-Defense
In various debates, individual’s position concerning a specific issue depends greatly on personal experience with the debated subject or most likely lack