http://www.democraticunderground.com...02&pid=1985794DaniDubois (154 posts)
Chicago banned handguns 28 years ago. 5000 killed there by guns. Are we safe yet? [View all]
More people were killed in Chicago, 5000 since 2001 (with guns) than US troops killed in the war zone of Afghanistan. Obviously banning guns doesn't make us safer. Why are people so afraid to confront the real issue? A recent study reported that 1 in 5 American adults takes at least one psychiatric drug to treat depression and/or anxiety, a 22 percent increase since 2001
He provides a bunch of linked information to his statistics.
The DUmp is in full blown meltdown between backers of the 2nd Amendment and those who want to tear it down. They've been at each others throats all night.