It’s time to kill the “stand your ground” law before it kills more of us.
Yes, you have the right to defend yourself.
But if you’re carrying a gun, you have an obligation: You have to make sure that using the gun is the last resort.
Unfortunately, SYG has often made it the first resort.
Having a gun should make you more comfortable in backing away from a situation, not fortify you to aggravate it.
Karate teachers tell their students to defuse a situation rather than have to use their skills. What is the National Rifle Association teaching its members?