"Harvard Study: Gun Control Is Counterproductive"

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Princess Leia Senior Member • Posts: 6,956
"Harvard Study: Gun Control Is Counterproductive"

Don't ignore the facts...

"And not just no, as in there is no correlation between gun ownership and violent crime, but an emphatic no, showing a negative correlation: as gun ownership increases, murder and suicide decreases."

"Nations with stringent anti-gun laws generally have substantially higher murder rates than those that do not. The study found that the nine European nations with the lowest rates of gun ownership (5,000 or fewer guns per 100,000 population) have a combined murder rate three times higher than that of the nine nations with the highest rates of gun ownership (at least 15,000 guns per 100,000 population)."

http://theacru.org/acru/harvard_study_gun_control_is_counterproductive/

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