Newsgroups: us.military.army, sci.military.naval, alt.politics, alt.war.vietnam, talk.politics.guns
From: "Jeffrey Hamilton" <bberesf...@cogeco.ca>
Date: Sat, 11 Aug 2012 08:01:26 -0400
Local: Sat, Aug 11 2012 8:01 am
Subject: Re: Why the 2nd Amendment Right isn't Limited to only Militias
Scout wrote:Compared to whom ?
> "Jeffrey Hamilton" <bberesf...@cogeco.ca> wrote in message
>> Bert wrote:
>>> In news:email@example.com "Jeffrey Hamilton"
>>> <bberesf...@cogeco.ca> wrote:
>>>>>> What many 1st world nations recognize is that, American death
>>>>> Well, you could always invade and fix things up.
>>>> That method seldom works, look at Iraq for example.
>>> Surely you smart people could fix things up better than the savage
>> If you mean by having fewer deaths due to gun play per capita, why
> And Mexico has more deaths due to gun play per capita.
See the figures below, I made it easy for you to demonstrate the % of deaths
>> If you savage Americans wish to achieve similar results, then followWhy, Canada (pop.34,482,779) had 144 deaths due to gun play.
>> Canada's example.
> Which would also be just like following Mexico's.
Mexico ( pop.110.810,000) had 2,606 deaths due to gun play.
United States (pop.312,780,968) had 9,369 deaths due to gun play
> So why the difference in rates?Canada is normal and has strong gun control laws.
Mexico, I believe has strong gun control laws too, but it's practically in a
The United States, last I heard, has approx. 20,000 gun laws (federal and
> Are you really sure it's just the gun control laws?In Canada, yes, in the US I believe it depends on how well they are written
and how well they are enforced.
Case in point, the Safeway store shooter and the Viriginia Tech shooter,
both were able to purchase firearms through the simple expediency of lying.
To me, that indicates either a poorly written, or a poorly enforced law.
Having a shit load of gun control laws means diddly squat if they're merely
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