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I'd like to raise the issue of legal gun crime Vs illegal gun crime. Bear with me as it is quite long
Everyone who is anti gun doesn't seem to understand the difference.
Statistics show that the more firearms/defensive weapons(pepper spray tasers etc) in law abiding citizens hands corresponds with lower rape, burglary, mugging and violent crime.
It also shows that with increasing legislation against firearms/ defensive weapons there has been increasing levels of firearms and violent crime.
Throughout British history the vast majority of gun crime has been with illegally obtained firearms.
People will say that if you ban firearms you will at least stop the people who may flip out and go on a rampage or domestic violence incidents.
Wrong-It has been shown that if you remove firearms from domestic violence incidents a substitute is always found we should be looking at why and not how.
As for all these people that go on a rampage I think banning the media from reporting it would go a