Editor’s note: This story is part of Divided America, AP’s ongoing exploration of the economic, social and political divisions in American society.
By Matt Sedensky
The Associated Press
NEW YORK — Wherever you look in this nation born of a bloody revolution of musket fire, chances are there’s sharp disagreement over firearms.
Democrats war with Republicans, and small towns are against cities. Women and men are at odds, as are blacks and whites and old and young. North clashes with South, East with West.