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Mayors Against Illegal Guns Pushes For More Gun Control Just Hours After Shooting

joemedic Wrote: Dec 14, 2012 6:19 PM
"But what about the country at the other end of the spectrum? What is the role of guns in Japan, the developed world's least firearm-filled nation and perhaps its strictest controller? In 2008, the U.S. had over 12 thousand firearm-related homicides. All of Japan experienced only 11, fewer than were killed at the Aurora shooting alone. And that was a big year: 2006 saw an astounding two, and when that number jumped to 22 in 2007, it became a national scandal. By comparison, also in 2008, 587 Americans were killed just by guns that had discharged accidentally. " -

Mayors Against Illegal Guns, headed by shameless politicians like Michael Bloomberg and Rahm Emanuel, have already released a statement calling for gun control legislation in Washington D.C.

Co-Chair Mayor of New York City Michael Bloomberg:

With all the carnage from gun violence in our country, it’s still almost impossible to believe that a mass shooting in a kindergarten class could happen. It has come to that. Not even kindergarteners learning their A,B,Cs are safe. We heard after Columbine that it was too soon to talk about gun laws. We heard it after Virginia Tech. After Tucson and...