Guns in Canada

'Far Cry From The U.S.': Less Than 20% Of Canadians Own Guns, Poll Finds

The Huffington Post Canada | Mohamed Omar | Posted 07.08.2016 | Canada

The survey found some surprising results in Quebec, however.

Michael Moore Makes A Big Mistake About Canada

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.26.2014 | Canada

Filmmaker Michael Moore's impassioned Facebook post about gun violence in America quickly went viral on Saturday. But he got one thing very, very wron...

After Aurora, We Should Bring back the Long Gun Registry

Senator Mobina Jaffer | Posted 10.03.2012 | Canada Politics
Senator Mobina Jaffer

The Aurora shooting was a true tragedy. Sadly, all of the guns used in the massacre were purchased legally in the U.S. In Canada, we pride ourselves on being a peaceful and non-violent nation. For decades, Canadians have recognized the importance of remaining vigilant about gun control. But the passage of Bill C-19 -- and the abolishment of the long gun registry -- not only resulted in the loss of an important public safety tool, it also represented a step toward adopting more lenient gun control laws in Canada.