Symmetry wrote:Not at all, you've clarified none of your points, and made others murkier. The Fort Hood shooting does not indicate that anyone was "graduating" that day, certainly not the people who were targeted, although I do note that you're backing away from that claim with the quotation marks.
An extensive article on it I read last week at work spoke of graduating. If the article was wrong, so be it. My use of "Quotemarks" wasn't backing away from the claim. I think maybe it's your mind that's making things murky
Symmetry wrote:Clearly the base's civilian police were armed, as one of them shot him, which goes against your claim that only MP's were carrying firearms.
Not at all, the civilian officer wasn't assigned to the base but he responded when the shooting started.
True.Symmetry wrote:Furthermore, even a school not designated as a gun free zone can suffer mass shootings- Columbine notably had people with guns.
Symmetry wrote:Finally, there really is no conclusive evidence that concealed carry laws decrease violence.
There is, albeit extensive studies have not been done.