A Glimpse into the Gun Industry in the United States


Guns are huge business in the United States, creating what the industry says is $33 billion  in yearly economic activity and as many as 200,000 jobs. However, gun politics is a controversial issue in American politics.

Gun-rights absolutists assert that language contained in the Second Amendment – “the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed” – means no restrictions. However, there are many who disagree. As the debate on the gun control and gun rights goes on, CCTV’s Sean Callebs traveled to the U.S. state of Texas to find out where do Americans buy their guns and what do they use them for.

Where Do Americans Buy Their Guns?

Where do Americans buy their guns? And what are they used for? CCTV's Sean Callebs travels to the U.S. state of Texas to find out.

Sean Callebs visits the only place in the United States where you can drive a tank and shoot machine guns.

"Drive a Tank" Offers a Unique Experience

CCTV's weeklong series investigating guns in the United States continues. Our Correspondent Sean Callebs visits one unique business- that lets visitors do some pretty incredible things, with war tanks.