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originally posted by: UpIsNowDown
originally posted by: Doctor Smith
Maybe if it was a gun free zone. Or their was laws making guns illegal this wouldn't have happened. Oh. Guns are illegal in Mexico.
And guns are legal in the USA, whats the point, both are shall we say "above average 10th and 15th out of 75" for deaths by gun in the world, guess the mexicans are bad right, is that your point, im a bit stupid when it comes to understanding some statistics
originally posted by: Puppylove
a reply to: yuppa
Yeah, but that only works for the adults. Child sex trafficking would still be a thing. Then there's sex trafficking for those who want things no legal prostitute would be up for.
originally posted by: Subaeruginosa
originally posted by: Xtrozero
originally posted by: underwerks
Maybe if America didn’t supply 70% of the guns in Mexico.
Only 2 out of the top 10 guns in Mexico are from the US... Go figure. The Colt 45 and Bushmaster.
That's an extremely bold statement to make without even so much as providing a link.
Here you go though, seems the facts completely contradict your claim.
Research shows that a majority of guns in Mexico can be traced to the U.S. A report from the U.S Government Accountability Office showed that 70 percent of guns seized in Mexico by Mexican authorities and submitted for tracing have a U.S. origin. This percentage remains consistent, said Bradley Engelbert, a spokesperson for the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives. And the Trump administration has recently taken steps to ease rules on gun exports, which enables manufacturers to sell guns in Mexico and Central America countries.
A report from the Center of American Progress found that the United States was the primary source of weapons used in crime in Mexico and Canada. Other countries in Central America can also trace a large proportion of guns seized in crimes to the United States. For example, the report found that from 2014 to 2016, 49 percent of crime guns seized in El Salvador were originally purchased in the U.S. In Honduras, 45 percent of guns recovered in crime scenes were traced to the United States as well.
originally posted by: scolai
a reply to: Doctor Smith
But they’re not terrorists. They’re criminals. They have neither political nor religious motives. They’re no more terrorists than Al Capone or Whitey Bulger. They just want to make money in a less than respectable fashion.