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Do Gun Control Laws Control Guns?

Watchingtheaction Wrote: Jan 22, 2013 10:29 AM
First, gun control, next, gun registration, thirdly, gun confiscation, lastly, government tyranny over the people! Do you think that the Democrats would spend this much time and effort on something they were not going to have dominance over, a government controlled population? These are the same control freaks who want to control what you eat, drink, where you live, what you drive, wear and think! This kind of tyranny has worked for every dictator for many centuries and now the Democrats are at it again! Stop voting Democrat because your very existence may depend on it!
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...