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NBC News: Makes Inadvertent Case for Gun Rights, Arming Police in Face of Terrorism

Well, we can safely say that the liberal media is not a fan of the Second Amendment in the United States. But, it is interesting to read a NBC News article [1] detailing why the British police do not arm 90% of their police officers, even during times of radical Islamic terrorism (foreign or homegrown).

In the article, the British people do not have a history of owning firearms, unlike the Americans, and the British police mindset is to police without intimidation. However, after the ISIS-inspired terrorist attack at Parliament, this mindset calls into question about gun rights in the United Kingdom:

The article inadvertently brings up the broader question: Is it safe to only have a portion of a country’s police force armed with firearms in the face of terrorist attacks?