Social & Domestic Issues

Gun Control Laws Enable More Crime

Thought experiment: If somebody was threatening you and your family, would it make sense to post a sign outside your house that announced, “This is a gun free zone?”
 
Probably not a move that would deter the dude harassing you, huh?
 
In fact, such an asinine announcement would most likely embolden the person making the threats to turn his words into action.
 
And yet that is exactly what happens when gun control laws are put into motion. Law-abiding citizens are the ones who are handcuffed, not criminals.
 
Take it away, John Lott:

Editor’s note: Check out our previous interviews with John Lott, including “What The Media Must Ask Gun Control Advocates,” “The Bias Against Guns,” & “Stopping the Deranged From Obtaining Guns.”


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