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Do Gun Control Laws Control Guns?

Beverly143 Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 8:12 AM
I do believe Obama will lose this debate - Executive Orders or otherwise. The people who legally own guns are going to outweigh the people who don't and they are going to literally 'stick to their guns'. When we have a govt telling folks that if you a veteran you are a terrorist and brainwashing future soldiers at West Point that it's okay to view those with right of center views as hostile to the country, you've got a problem. This country has a problem.
Seawolf Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 8:25 AM
Yes we do have a problem and it's name is obama. A racist communist who should never have been elected in the first place.
The gun control controversy is only the latest of many issues to be debated almost solely in terms of fixed preconceptions, with little or no examination of hard facts.

Media discussions of gun control are dominated by two factors: the National Rifle Association and the Second Amendment. But the over-riding factual question is whether gun control laws actually reduce gun crimes in general or murder rates in particular.

If, as gun control advocates claim, gun control laws really do control guns and save lives, there is nothing to prevent repealing the Second Amendment, any more than there was anything to prevent repealing the...