Adamantium Assault Rifles: Parallels of Gun Control and The X-Men

For years, the topic of gun control has been a national debate. It’s the kind of issue that doesn’t have a necessarily clear answer, as much as we’d like to think there might be. And as nuanced and charged as this debate may be, there’s a clear parallel to be found in the X-Men. Between their heroes, villains, and allies, the X-Men paint a picture of how nuanced mutant powers can be, just like guns.