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  • Gangs need gun control, not the law abiding gun owners

    01/15/2013 7:06:16 PM PST · by doug from upland · 20 replies
    Gangs need gun control, not the Law Abiding Gun Owners Gangs don't understand gun control or laws See all 4 photos Source: FBI My Goal For This Hub My goal is to shed some light on a area of violent crimes that is going unnoticed during the media coverage on gun control. That light should shine on the gangs and gang members operating their illegal businesses in the United States and across its borders. They use guns and violence in protecting and conducting these illegal businesses which are in the multiple billions of dollars a year. The statements shown...
  • More Guns, Less Crime: Understanding Crime and Gun Control Laws, Third Edition

    12/14/2012 6:25:55 PM PST · by doug from upland · 4 replies
    BARNES AND NOBLE ^ | 12-2012 | John R. Lott, Jr.
    More About This Book Overview On its initial publication in 1998, John R. Lott’s More Guns, Less Crime drew both lavish praise and heated criticism. More than a decade later, it continues to play a key role in ongoing arguments over gun-control laws: despite all the attacks by gun-control advocates, no one has ever been able to refute Lott’s simple, startling conclusion that more guns mean less crime. Relying on the most rigorously comprehensive data analysis ever conducted on crime statistics and right-to-carry laws, the book directly challenges common perceptions about the relationship of guns, crime, and violence. For this...
  • FBI stats show more guns, less crime (Don't believe the gun control nonsense)

    07/20/2012 10:16:05 AM PDT · by reasonisfaith · 9 replies
    United Liberty ^ | June 20, 2012 | Jason Pye
    With two significant court victories in the last four years in the Supreme Court, the Second Amendment has received renewed interest as fundmental civil liberty. Though the Obama Administration and some Democrats in Congress still want to curtail this basic right to appeal to core constituencies, new FBI statistics show that, even though gun ownership is on the rise, crime is down:
  • RADIOFR'S *UNSPUN* TONIGHT: Dr. John Lott, Jr.

    05/08/2003 9:33:55 AM PDT · by AnnaZ · 54 replies · 367+ views
    Next show: 6pmP/9pmE - 8pmP/11pmEMay 8th, 2003 w/Special Guest Hostess Diotima This week's guest: Dr. John Lott, Jr. Resident Scholar at The American Enterprise Institute Articles by John Lott The Bias Against Guns by John Lott Plusas alwaysCRBs&Bone-headed Lie-beral Quotes...because you just can't make this stuff up. And... your calls!     CLICK HERE TO LISTEN LIVE     Tune in. Call in. 1-866-RADIOFR Because if the apathy don't get ya,the complacency will.            Brought to you by The FREE REPUBLIC NETWORK     Click HERE for the LIVE chat room!     Click HERE for the RadioFR...