December 20, 2012
What if Vicki Soto Had Been Armed?
After more than a decade of exploding gun ownership -- and the accompanying and indisputable plunge in violent crime, including those committed with guns that accompanied it -- the formula "more guns equals less crime" -- has been proven. Only liberals dwelling in the parts of America that still preach and practice strict gun control, where "fewer guns equals more crime," continue to argue the contrary. In the years since the Supreme Court, in the 2008 case District of Columbia vs. Heller, overturned Washington, D.C.'s notoriously strict gun ban, not only has the skyrocketing murder rates the liberals predicted failed to materialize, but homicide rates have declined and are now below 100 annually -- a rate not seen since 1963. One reasonably can look forward to similar results now that an appeals court has overturned Chicago's equally draconian concealed-weapons ban. Yet liberals, against all evidence to the contrary -- and all evidence is to the contrary -- are not...(Read Full Article)