New York City has a long and proud history of being anti-gun. Their gun control laws have been on the books for over a century at this point and there’s never really been a strong push to repeal them. New Yorkers like their gun control and they’re quite content with it. Nevermind that they’ve see-sawed between being a relatively peaceful city and a warzone with those laws on the books, they feel more comfortable with them.
Or, well, they did.
You see, in the era of COVID-19, some New Yorkers are starting to feel a little different.