02/01/2013 03:14 am ET Updated Jan 27, 2014

What Fuels The Love For Guns In The U.S.?

There are nearly 300 million firearms in the US - which is almost as many guns as there are people. It is, in fact, the most heavily armed country per capita in the world.

But since 20 children were shot and killed in an elementary school in Newtown, Connecticut, the call for tougher gun control laws has been louder than it has been for decades.

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