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Brazilians Discover When The Government Disarms Law-Abiding Citizens Only The Criminals Are Armed

People Are Ready to Buy Some Guns in the World’s Murder Capital

By David Biller

March 20, 2018, 6:00 AM EDT

  • Brazil has the highest number of homicides of any nation
  • Opposition to strict gun laws rises as violence increases

In the world’s most murderous country, gun control is starting to lose its appeal.

Desperate Brazilians are wondering whether they’d be better off armed, given that around 60,000 of their compatriots are killed each year. Polls show support for gun ownership gaining ground. In an election year, politicians are paying attention.

One of the candidates leading the field for October’s 2018 presidential election — hardline conservative Jair Bolsonaro — has promised to allow law-abiding citizens to arm themselves Continue reading

Pa. Republican state legislator moves to impeach four state Supreme Court justices

Pa. Republican state legislator moves to impeach four state Supreme …