Hamburg Grafiti Photographer Nathalie found a good quote during her recent search of graphic art on Hamburg’s streets which pretty much sums up what is going on in our society right now. Translated into English, it reads the following:
People are often stupid, unfortunately.
When it comes to issues, like shootings vs gun laws, we often lack the common sense that is needed to solve these problems. Normally if there are shootings, there are gun bans. There’s nothing pertaining to violating our freedom and right to bear arms. When we shoot someone, we take away their freedoms and ours as well, if we survive and get arrested by the police. So technically, guns take our freedoms away instead of the guns being taken away. But is there a way to just drill it into their heads?
If their heads are filled with gold, financed by the National Rifle Association (NRA), then it’s impossible. If they only realize that money will never replace lives, especially those lost to gun violence and mass shootings……