There are numerous lessons from the Orlando shooting massacre. First, all the gun laws in the world will not stop someone intent on murder from murdering. Timothy McVeigh used kerosene and fertilizer. The Islamic terrorists on 9-11 used box cutters and airplanes.
Second, gun laws protect criminals. That’s why they’re criminals. They break laws.
Third, gun controls laws make criminals out of law-abiding citizens and empower criminals.
Fourth, the nightclub where the murders took place was a gun-free environment/zone. Except for one person — the shooter — all the victims obeyed the law and did not carry a weapon. Only the shooter broke the law, and as a result, there are 100 innocent victims.
Fifth, it’s shocking that there was not better security. If as homosexuals claim they are in danger of being harassed, beaten, and even killed, it seems to me that the nightclub should have planned for something like what happened.
Fifth, the video below shows what one man with a concealed gun can do to diffuse what could have been a bloody tragedy:
“Two teens were shot and injured by a 71-year-old central Florida man who refused to stand by while the young men allegedly tried to rob an Internet café.
Samuel Williams was sitting in the Palms Internet Cafe in Ocala, Fla., Friday night when two men, later identified as Davis G. Dawkins, 19, and Duwayne Henderson, also 19, allegedly stormed in brandishing a handgun and a baseball bat.
“‘Don’t none of you [expletives] move,’ one of the teens reportedly yelled at the café patrons.
“In a surveillance video released by the police department, Williams, who is seated at a computer in the corner of the café, is seen standing up and pulling out a .380-caliber handgun shortly after the two men are apparently seen storming into the café and swinging a bat at something off screen.”
“Williams is apparently seen firing two shots at Henderson, who quickly heads for the front door. The 71-year-old then begins to fire at both of the young men, who appear to panic and hurriedly fall over as they flee the scene.” (Source)