Guns tour of America: First stop Texas

Guns tour of America: First stop Texas

On August 1 this year, exactly 50 years after a student shot 49 people at the University of Texas, the Texas legislature finally passed laws regulating guns on university campuses. Remarkably, they didn’t ban guns on campus or requiremore stringent background tests...
Greens MP embarks on guns tour of Trump’s America

Greens MP embarks on guns tour of Trump’s America

  Greens MP David Shoebridge will be beginning a trip to Trump’s America today to discuss gun control policies, compare the two countries’ gun lobbies and what it might all mean under a Trump Administration. While Australia is considered by many the envy of the...
Another violent video shows need for tougher gun control

Another violent video shows need for tougher gun control

A video that violently threatens a high profile gun control advocate is deeply disturbing and illustrates a growing gun culture in Australia. The individuals in the video have previously been referred to the NSW Police for posting violent videos aimed at racial and...
Guns – Defending the NFA from the Australian NRA

Guns – Defending the NFA from the Australian NRA

With yet another mass shooting in the US, many Australians are rightly thankful for our gun laws, which ban dangerous assault weapons and set in place strong licensing schemes. The effect of Australia’s strong gun control laws is illustrated by the tragic fact that...
Private arsenals grow as registered gun numbers soar

Private arsenals grow as registered gun numbers soar

The Greens have released new figures showing for the first time the extent of gun ownership, and the disturbing number of private arsenals, across NSW. As reported by the Sydney Morning Herald: Private gun owners have been allowed to stockpile personal arsenals...
Greens Bill to ban the lever action shotgun

Greens Bill to ban the lever action shotgun

The Greens NSW have introduced legislation to make the Adler A110 8 shot lever action shotgun a prohibited weapon in NSW The Firearms Amendment (Lever Action Shotguns—Community Safety) Bill will restrict access to the multiple round shotgun to only a very limited...