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Are Guns the Problem?

midnightrider35000 Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 10:53 AM
They do not car about slaughtered people. They do not care about self defence. hey want you disarme because they want to control you. No other reason. A well armed militia would have the ability to stop a tyrannical government.
When I attended primary and secondary school -- during the 1940s and '50s -- one didn't hear of the kind of shooting mayhem that's become routine today. Why? It surely wasn't because of strict firearm laws. My replica of the 1902 Sears mail-order catalog shows 35 pages of firearm advertisements. People just sent in their money, and a firearm was shipped.

Dr. John Lott, author of "More Guns, Less Crime," reports that until the 1960s, some New York City public high schools had shooting clubs where students competed in citywide shooting contests for university scholarships. They carried their rifles to school on...