Gun shows, the ready access to semiautomatic weapons and the additional availability of extended-capacity magazines are a recipe for the massacres that occur every few years in the United States.
Women of Diverse Origins
We support struggles of women fighting violence, and against impunity or the marginalization and silencing of women who experience violence. And we demand justice for all.
Coalition for Gun Control
Ford’s comments suggest that by saying he will follow the prime minister's lead he is just parroting Harper and does not know the facts. This is a reversal for Toronto.
A look at the gun registry debate is through a "democracy lens."
The arguments in favour of the gun registry are full of holes. What lies behind the push to keep the registry?
On a list of favourite activities, renewing my car registration would rank rather low. Still, having done it recently, I can attest that it didn't feel like an assault on my freedom.
Fourteen of the sixteen most recent police officers to be killed with guns in Canada were shot with long guns.
The president of the Coalition of Gun Control says she fears shooting deaths will rise if the registry is scrapped, and adds the NDP will play the determining role in the final vote.
Is the gun registry a good use of resources, or does it do more harm than good?
May 14, 2010 to May 15, 2010
University of Calgary
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There is one gun for every ten people on earth; 8 million small arms are manufactured yearly; every year enough bullets are made to kill every human twice.