Ban Cars and Prescription Drugs, not Guns

Cars and prescription drugs are much more dangerous the guns, so why don’t we ban them? Last week, Ryan McMaken reported at Mises.org, “Pew: Homicide Rates Cut in Half Over Past 20 Years (While New Gun Ownership Soared).” The Pew Research Center reported last week that the murder rate was cut nearly in half from 7 per 100,000 in 1993 to 3.6 per 100,000 in 2013. Over the same period, overall gun deaths (including accidents and suicides) have fallen by one-third from 15.2 to 10.6 per 100,000. In Read more […]