因为学习弓箭也是 “training in the use of a dangerous weapon.”
Biden Targets Schools: Pulls Plug On Archery & Hunting Programs
Now, the latest gun control comes in the form of funding cuts for school hunting and archery training programs, just in time for the new school year.
The Department of Education cut off this funding due to the agency’s interpretation of a provision in the Bipartisan Safer Communities Act that bans taxpayer funds from being used towards “training in the use of a dangerous weapon.” The Department of Education seems to think that Hunting and Archery meet that qualification.
最终有一天，弩弓也会被说成是military-grade assault weapon。这玩意威力比很多枪还大，而且发射时几乎无声，没看到很多特种部队都有装备吗？肯定是military-grade assault weapon无疑了，一定要禁掉。
原因是2022年的所谓 2022 Bipartisan Safer Communities Act (https://www.congress.gov/bill/117th-congress/senate-bill/2938/actions)
里面这项定义非常有问题： [definition] of a dangerous weapon is “a weapon, device, instrument, material, or substance, animate or inanimate, that is used for, or is readily capable of, causing death or serious bodily injury, except that such term does not include a pocket knife with a blade of less than 2½ inches in length.”
22410. Except as provided in Chapter 1 (commencing with Section 17700) of Division 2 of Title 2, any person in this state who manufactures or causes to be manufactured, imports into the state, keeps for sale, or offers or exposes for sale, or who gives, lends, or possesses any shuriken is punishable by imprisonment in a county jail not exceeding one year or imprisonment pursuant to subdivision (h) of Section 1170.