Require anger management classes to fight violence

The mass shooting at the Umpqua Community College in Oregon has predictably prompted President Barack Obama and others to call for yet more stringent gun control laws “to prevent this from ever happening again.” Never mind that criminals, by definition, do not obey existing laws, and it will happen again. I would venture that no law abiding, gun-owning citizen has ever shot another person except in self-defense or by accident. Yet, in order to feel good about “doing something” to prevent future mass shootings, many people feel that we need yet more gun control laws…