Gun violence is a serious issue in the US. Gun violence results in thousands killed and injured annually in the US. There have been more mass shootings in the US than in any other country. School shootings are common in the US.
The Florida House of Representatives has passed a bill that would allow full-time teachers in the state to keep firearms in their classrooms, aiming to prevent another massacre like 2018’s Parkland school shooting.
The Arms Trade Treaty (ATT) joins the long list of UN pacts and bodies that President Donald Trump has pulled out of. The yet-unratified treaty would have required gun control measures Trump says threaten the Second Amendment.