Source: The Guardian
quote: Australia thankfully has had the sense to enact sensible gun laws in response to the Port Auther massacre in the 1990s.
quote: Mass shootings are statistical outliers that make a big impression, get a lot of press, but don't tell the real story.
quote: Since the gun bans in Australia there has been no mass gun massacres.
quote: The Australian people as a whole don't want guns in society and they still don't
quote: In the USA however it's Homicide rate is 5 per 100,000 people, with the majority being gun related.
quote: Logic tells me if the Australian people didn't want guns, the Government wouldn't have had to force over 600,000 guns to be surrendered from it's citizens
quote: Like I said, gun control just impacts law abiding citizens. Criminals don't care.
quote: It is a sign of immaturity and is basically a projection of distrust in their own ability to responsibly handle firearms onto the rest of society.