Mulcair has said for some time now that he doesn’t want and will not bring in the Liberal gun registry of old but that doesn’t mean he won’t bring in some kind of gun registry.
Protection of the rights of the individual is the only valid reason for passing a law. Having committed a crime is the only justification for the restriction of your rights. All "licensing" laws are malum prohibitum - bad because the State says it is bad. The mere fact of my owning a gun in no way infringes upon the rights of anyone else.
For those of you who may have been wondering, Candice Hoeppner's Bill C-391 passed in the House today by a vote of 164 to 137. I'm sure Dennis and others will have plenty to say about it soon enough but until then, why not take a look at this video and see if you can find your MP. Go on, have a go. Think of it as a political Where's Waldo:
Some of you might have noticed that I go off about stuff in the United States a lot. It's not that I understand a...