It's often said that Chairman Mao removed the guns from the peasantry that he armed. Is this substantiated in any reliable source?
For example: a canon, certain types of muskets etc... Were there laws for whether women or freed slaves could not own specific weapons?
USA is the top crime-prone country in the world. But still it failed to put any control on gun-sales. For example, even military grade rifles are available in gun stores for civilian use. That is ...