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Raymond, (Ret) Wrote: Apr 16, 2013 10:56 AM
Okay; This issue demonstrates a fundamental difference between some on the Left and some on the Right. Some on the Left distrusts people but trusts government. Some on the Right distrusts government. but trusts people. That is why some on the Left want government to control peoples guns and some on the Right wants people to have guns to control government. And note, no shouting or disparaging characterizations of your opinion.
Amid all the heated, emotional advocacy of gun control, have you ever heard even one person present convincing hard evidence that tighter gun control laws have in fact reduced murders?

Think about all the states, communities within states, as well as foreign countries, that have either tight gun control laws or loose or non-existent gun control laws. With so many variations and so many sources of evidence available, surely there would be some compelling evidence somewhere if tighter gun control laws actually reduced the murder rate.

And if tighter gun control laws don't actually reduce the murder rate, then why are we...