Posted: August 29, 2013 Filed under: Breaking News, Mediasphere | Tags: Germany, Gun control, Harvard Journal of Law & Public Policy, Harvard University, List of sovereign states and dependent territories in Europe, murder, RUSSIA, United States
Now that an official Harvard study confirms what gun-rights advocates have been saying all these years, will gun-control advocates get the message, and admit their policies are a failure? Count on them to ignore the study, and double down.
In fact, it appears, bans may actually see them increase.
Here’s a summary of the study’s findings:
The Harvard study attempts to answer the question of whether or not banning firearms would reduce murders and suicides. Researchers looked at crime data from several European countries and found that countries with HIGHER gun ownership often had LOWER murder rates.
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