Tag: guns

93 Why is there no effective anti-gun lobby in the United States? 2017-11-08T16:30:31.123

82 If "more guns less crime", how do gun advocates explain that the EU has less crime than the US? 2019-08-11T13:54:27.173

71 When was the Second Amendment last used to fight against the US government to protect people's freedom? 2018-02-28T18:09:23.260

65 Why are Weapon Restriction Laws considered Liberal? 2017-09-11T13:20:43.640

62 Why are gun restrictions based on terror watch list and mental health so controversial in the US? 2017-03-01T10:17:29.057

56 What is the meaning of $1.05 as seen at March For Our Lives? 2018-03-26T04:43:56.937

49 Why do proponents of guns oppose gun competency tests? 2019-08-05T16:16:45.900

32 How easy is it to get a gun illegally in the United States? 2019-08-05T13:58:52.863

30 Why is gun control associated with the socially liberal Democratic party? 2019-06-12T02:36:57.747

20 What are the limits of the second amendment? 2012-12-31T17:32:43.327

20 Could the second amendment be, well, amended? 2017-08-25T13:26:18.550

17 Does substantive due process apply to the Second Amendment? 2016-06-23T02:51:16.117

16 What are the practical downsides of background checks for gun purchases? 2013-04-12T16:18:02.200

16 When was the last American political convention that allowed people to bring guns? 2016-03-28T01:16:54.143

12 Does any other country than the USA have a constitutional "right to bear arms"? 2013-01-07T12:24:46.513

12 Why was there such a significant increase in firearms background checks in March 2020? 2020-04-02T11:02:43.530

11 The assault weapon ban recently expired in the USA, what did it ban? 2012-12-20T13:35:02.473

11 Gun prevalence vs homicide rates - correlation and causation 2012-12-27T14:43:52.167

11 What are the reasons for not letting protection against the criminals be left to trained professionals? 2013-04-10T03:42:05.923

11 Has gun violence decreased in states with open carry laws? 2014-10-12T03:50:27.897

11 Possible alternative reasons for the high rate of gunfire victims in the United States 2018-02-22T04:25:54.200

10 Is there any data on the % of Americans that have purchased a gun at some point in their lives? 2018-03-21T18:16:17.893

10 Do any 2020 Democratic presidential candidates support banning semi-automatic weapons? 2019-06-27T23:58:34.837

10 How are "Red Flag Laws" not a violation of Due Process protection? 2019-08-10T15:40:49.807

9 Why do Democrats support gun restrictions 2013-04-09T15:16:56.413

8 What are the political obstacles for gun control legislation in the United States? 2016-06-25T11:15:39.233

8 Under the US 2nd Amendment, are there limits to the size or type of firearm? 2017-10-03T14:23:07.017

8 Do any Republicans oppose banning bump fire stocks? 2017-10-05T00:09:26.250

7 What arguments do proponents of the second amendment use to conclude that gun ownership helps protect the people against the government? 2019-03-24T17:22:10.593

6 Would the expanded background checks have prevented past shooting incidents? 2013-04-12T03:10:56.920

6 State law placing gun owners in a database 2016-06-25T20:47:12.917

6 Why is there a gun amnesty in Australia? (2017) 2017-06-22T22:59:54.487

6 How much of an influence did Port Arthur have on New Zealand? 2019-03-16T21:09:25.470

6 Why are machine guns not subject to Second Amendment protections? 2019-08-09T19:35:33.370

5 What percent of people killed by police in the US are unarmed? 2015-08-19T18:44:45.100

5 Could the police be sued for failing to protect citizens in countries where gun ownership is severely restricted? 2019-03-17T01:41:57.933

5 How often do private-owned guns protect US-Americans 2019-08-09T21:50:06.280

4 What are the statistics for mass shootings by skin color? 2016-03-25T20:34:24.107

4 What is the motivation for the NRA 2017-09-22T04:13:24.063

4 Official reasons for locking guns and ammunition up separately 2017-11-18T16:31:29.540

4 Treating gun control like types of driver licenses, i.e. Class A, B, C, D, M, and V 2018-04-11T10:18:00.770

3 What is the ethical or legal term best used to describe the process of legislation that proceeds without supporting evidence? 2013-08-12T04:37:10.063

3 What motives do those supporting gun control assign to the NRA? 2017-09-22T19:05:14.560

3 Is gun violence in the US mostly limited to people involved in property/violent crime? 2017-10-04T15:13:28.643

3 U.S. constitution 2nd amendment and state militias 2018-11-28T11:29:30.240

3 Is gun control in line with EU's principle of subsidiarity? 2019-01-15T21:22:17.607

3 What are the motivations for being against the latest House Bill on Gun Reform? 2019-03-01T21:39:11.743

3 What reasoning is being used to differentiate firearms in the Jan 2019 proposed law? 2019-08-05T21:54:18.683

3 Can members of congress carry weapons into the chamber? 2021-01-09T18:24:09.597

2 Are there disadvantages to the Assault Weapons Ban of 2013? If so, what? 2013-11-10T09:49:53.197

2 Can a person who had his gun license revoked in one state move to a different state and acquire a new license? 2014-11-16T21:18:36.447

2 What is the distribution of small arms in civil populations? 2016-05-12T15:46:01.863

2 Why don't governments recognize each other's gun permits? 2017-05-11T09:07:33.460

2 How many US states legislatures would currently support an amendment restricting the ownership of guns? 2018-03-25T15:46:12.903

2 What was the Manchin-Toomey Amendment amending? 2019-06-13T23:09:08.783

1 Are there any government policies that meaningfully influence mass shootings per capita? 2017-05-07T00:04:30.610

1 Are concealed carry permit and drivers licenses analogous? 2017-12-08T02:46:18.477

1 Why is the UK so strongly opposed to private ownership of guns? 2017-12-20T10:10:06.150

0 Is there a greater number of deaths from gun violence in the United States within the last 40 years versus international terrorism? 2015-07-24T22:19:03.623

0 Why did Trump suddenly flip on the gun issue? 2018-03-02T16:28:08.780

0 What part of the Firearm Owners' Protection Act prohibits a ballistics database? 2019-08-06T19:03:03.670

-1 How many people were saved by guns? 2016-10-16T22:29:07.647

-2 Does the Toomey-Manchin proposal include a federal gun registry? 2013-04-12T03:39:19.093

-2 What are the political implications of buying a russian airgun as a european citizen? 2020-08-06T09:48:07.097

-3 What do gun opponents in the US say regarding the balance between security and the freedom to own guns? 2017-10-07T07:52:41.767

-5 Libertarian perspective: America's gun laws and the Florida high school shooting 2018-02-17T01:16:28.323

-5 Is there any regulation meant to limit coverage of mass shootings? Are any politicians pushing for such ideas? 2019-08-05T01:09:45.777

-6 Off-duty policewoman shoots armed robber 2018-05-17T02:08:11.023

-7 I keep hearing about Capitol Police getting overpowered by the Jan. 6 mob. Why didn't they use their guns? 2021-02-20T16:59:39.817