Originally posted on Western Rifle Shooters Association:
As 2013 gun politics continue drifting towards universal gun registration via prohibition on private sales, this excerpt from Bracken’s recent article rings ever-more relevant:
So what’s the matter with gun registration?
To say that Turkey did not enjoy a smooth transition from being the seat of the collapsing Ottoman Empire, through World War I and into the modernist Ataturk era, would be a massive understatement. In those turbulent times, ethnic Turks, Muslims composing the vast majority of the population, considered their Christian minorities, especially the Armenians, to be disloyal and treacherous.