“Life is in jeopardy after the Supreme Court found New York’s restrictive gun licensing regime unconstitutional last week,” Biden said. Governor Kathy Hochul warned: “This could put millions of New Yorkers at risk.” Brazil’s experience suggests the opposite.
In 2018, a year before Jair Bolsonaro became president, Brazil had the highest homicide rate of any developed country: 27.8 per 100,000 people, compared with 5 per 100,000 in the US. Bolsonaro’s solution: “Give the guns to good people. Let people have guns so they have a chance to defend themselves.”
https://www.wsj.com/articles/more-legal-gun-control-regulation-reduce-violent-crime-shooting-murder-brazil-semi-automatic-permit-supremep-court-new-york-decision-11656268995 More Guns Legally Reduce Crime in Brazil