Find Gun Policy Facts

Armed violence prevention, gun control laws and the small arms trade:

Gun Policy News


6 January 2003

National Post (Toronto), Opinion

Aboriginals account for just 3% of Canada's population, yet commit 25% of this country's murders. It wouldn't be illogical, then, for any federal gun control effort to focus on this small group of people. Instead, our Liberal government has done all it can to exempt natives from the standard provisions of the Firearms Act. Ottawa even gives away free ammunition to natives without valid firearms owners' licences, a transaction that could land a non-aboriginal Canadian in... (

Read More: National Post (Toronto)