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Why Are Women Buying Guns?

Since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic, gun sales and interested in firearms training have surged. Surveys, studies, and wild guesses have tried to capture the reason why people, particularly women, are purchasing firearms and gun safety training. This article reviews the trends, explores the reasons for the surge, and offers quotes from women who share their stories in their own words.