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Invincible Ignorance

zeitgeist Wrote: Dec 24, 2012 3:49 PM
Michael Bellesiles' Arming America is the very famously discredited book. Dr Sowell probably thought anyone who has been interested in this question for any length of time would have known. You can use that to find the rest.

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...