Violence is a symptom of society gone wrong
"A society's first line of defense is not the law but customs, traditions and moral values." So says Walter Williams in an excellent column on the ways society has devolved over his long lifetime.
The problems we have with violence in the streets will not be changed by more laws and gun bans. Police on the streets will help and I applaud Police Chief Blair for doing so. But he fighting a losing battle if we don't change society.
Here is Williams' column.