‘Back to the Wild West’: Gun ownership on the rise among anxious black Americans

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There has been a sharp rise in the number of black Americans buying firearms and joining gun clubs, according to the National African American Gun Association (NAGAA), put down to growing anxiety over the COvid-19 crisis and increased racial tensions following the death of George Floyd.

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