I’ve previously discussed guns and children, and how studies show that children who are taught to shoot under adult supervision are less likely to misuse guns than children who are not taught to shoot.  Similarly, I’ve mentioned the benefits having a gun for home defense, since home invading criminals can do terrible things to children when the parents are unarmed, and since 911 cannot be relied upon to save one’s family in time.  Unfortunately, anti gun myths persist.  Women of Caliber has a great pair of posts which help debunk these rather persistent anti gun myths:

Children and Guns – Part 1

Children and Guns – Part 2