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Invincible Ignorance

Jim2347 Wrote: Jan 23, 2013 4:16 PM
dreadedlefty: Your thinking is so fallacious it's difficult to know how to respond. First, it's not a matter of "Conservatives giving up their guns", but of American citizens giving up their Constitutional rights. I strongly disagree with your fallacious statements, so when are you leftists going to give up your freedom of speech? Factual studies consistently show that many more innocent lives are saved and protected by firearms than are harmed by them. Criminals will always have access to guns, so why shouldn't law-abiding citizens be allowed to use them for protection (even if it were not a Constitutional right)?

Must every tragic mass shooting bring out the shrill ignorance of "gun control" advocates?

The key fallacy of so-called gun control laws is that such laws do not in fact control guns. They simply disarm law-abiding citizens, while people bent on violence find firearms readily available.

If gun control zealots had any respect for facts, they would have discovered this long ago, because there have been too many factual studies over the years to leave any serious doubt about gun control laws being not merely futile but counterproductive.

Places and times with the strongest gun control laws have...