Do We Have Enough Guns Already

American gun show, Houston, Texas American civilians own over 393 million guns. "Americans made up 4 percent of the world's population but owned about 46 percent of the entire global stock of 857 million civilian firearms." That is three times as many guns as the combined stockpile of the world's armed forces.American civilians own more …

Mental Health and Gun Violence 101

In this series of blog post I’ll try to present an unbiased set of facts concerning people with mental health issues and gun violence. I think you get enough from the talking heads that spew uneducated sensationalised vomit on our main media channels. Why do people that we are supposed to trust lie about such …

Do You Have To Be Crazy To Shoot Somebody ?

The premise that only people with mental health problems shoot people is nutz. Both pro and anti gun folks are trying to use mental health as some kind of litmus test as a precursor for gun violence. This is simply not so and as far as the data, what little is there, supports, having a …

Smart Guns Dumb People

An employee of Armatix poses for photographers as he presents the “SmartGun Concept" at the International Weapons trade fair in the southern German city of Nuermberg on March 12, 2010. 1150 exhibitors are taking part in the trade fair running to March 15, 2010. AFP PHOTO DDP / JOERG KOCH GERMANY OUT (Photo credit should …