Among conservatives and NRA supporters, it is a well-known phrase: “The only way to stop a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun.” – Too bad: “Evil people with weapons can be only by good people with weapons to stop.”
The slogan aims to arm more people instead of tightening gun laws. This pattern was also followed by US President Donald Trump when he proposed to equip specially trained teachers with weapons.
At #ArmMeWith thousands of teachers show their wishes
However, many teachers think nothing of this proposal. Under the hashtag #ArmMeWith show hundreds of teachers on Instagram, so they want to be “armed” instead – the pictures reach tens of thousands of likes.
For this teacher, it would be much more important to teach the students self-confidence and to show them that they are loved by others:
In the meantime, more than 6,500 images have been uploaded to Instagram for the hashtag. Most of the teachers want more time, peaceful schools and an environment where students can learn from each other.