At 07:50 AM 12/7/99 -0600, mcraney wrote:
>Neil, I believe the point was that the overall crime and violent crime
>rates for the U.S. and Canada [excepting the murder-rate issue] are not
all that different,
I've shown that they are quite different.
>and that murder rates do not appear to be linked to the number of firearms
>society at large.
I've never argued for an absolute correlation there. I believe that
cultural factors are even
more important, and I've said so.