…Eighteen-year old Hayder Kadhim launched his campaign Wednesday afternoon in Montreal, demanding tighter limits on handguns, a ban on assault rifles, and the preservation of the national gun registry…
Source: CBC Article
I’m only surpised it took this long.
..handguns should only be allowed in controlled locations such as artillery clubs and shooting ranges..
Handguns are restricted weapons, restricted weapons are only permitted to be discharged on ranges approved by the CFO. Assault rifles are prohibited weapons, and are possessed by only a few gun owners, he likely means “semi-automatic rifles” but that covers a lot of ground, and you’ll pardon my reluctance to let a neophyte decide what is “evil” and what is not. The gun registry is not being dismantled, it’s scope is being rolled back to concentrate on restricted and prohibited weapons.
Victim activists mean well, but being a victim of crime hardly makes one an expert on the topic.
“..Of people who are killed with weapons, about a third of those are with firearms, and two thirds are with knives..” – Stockwell Day
Carefull Stockwell, that knife registry is right around the corner.