The aftermath of the horrifying mass shooting in Las Vegas has brought with it a number of calls for more gun control, and former president of Mexico Vicente Fox is among them:
#GunControl is a topic that must be dealt with ASAP. American people must not be looking over their shoulder for their countrymen.
— Vicente Fox Quesada (@VicenteFoxQue) October 2, 2017
Thanks for the concern. What's the murder rate in your country? https://t.co/0q4PTJoMxq
— Jamie Kirchick ? (@jkirchick) October 2, 2017
Former leader of a country with a murder rate three+ times higher than U.S. https://t.co/FKGnW769eb
— Joel Engel (@joelengel) October 2, 2017
Can't tell you how much I want to live in a country where a disarmed populace is terrorized by narcotics warlords.
No gracias. https://t.co/VCxrQoq4oD
— Nathan Wurtzel (@NathanWurtzel) October 2, 2017
Your people were literally fleeing your country to ours due to drug cartel corruption and horrible conditions. https://t.co/7buFpFktHV
— Brandon Morse (@TheBrandonMorse) October 2, 2017
Dude, your country is a veritable war zone. Check yourself. And then mind your own business. https://t.co/apnHZ91p59
— BlueReaganite (@ThinBlueLR) October 2, 2017
— Laura Ingraham (@IngrahamAngle) October 2, 2017
Have you ever considered a side-by-side comparison of firearm laws and crime in (a) El Paso, Texas and (b) Ciudad Juarez, Chihuahua? https://t.co/IjI3oa08gI
— Josh Hammer (@josh_hammer) October 2, 2017
Why don't you focus on all the drugs, corruption, and murder in Mexico? https://t.co/uJfRokE0EW
— Brad Thor (@BradThor) October 2, 2017
The former President of the cartel-run narco-state of MEXICO lectures America about violence and crime.
Too stupid for words. https://t.co/qKHCrxrBaR
— Mark Pantano (@TheMarkPantano) October 2, 2017
If the US is such a worrisome place to be, why is there an illegal immigration problem?
— Marcos G (@MarcosG65) October 2, 2017
Well, there it is. One more thing to add:
In the TN church shootings, a law-abiding "gun owner" took the shooter down then covered him until police came. https://t.co/shVfez1Uav
— David Minton (@odminton) October 2, 2017
Fact check: TRUE.