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myth: I've been bullied on my way to school; carrying an illegal gun will make me safer.

fact: If you carry an illegal gun, you are committing a crime and are more likely to be a victim.*

myth: Illegal guns are only a problem in the inner city.

fact: Gun violence is the second leading cause of death in the state of Ohio. On average, 45 children are shot every day in America.*

myth: Illegal guns are too big of a problem for one person to make a difference.

fact: You can make a difference. Choose to L.I.V.E. CINCINNATI.

* source: Ohio Coalition Against Gun Violence.