Going After Guns: 'You can't have police state and armed population”
President Barack Obama has made a move towards stronger gun control in the US The proposal comes after the mass shooting at the Sandy Hook elementary school that took the lives of 26 people, including 20 children. For more analysis on the gun-control debate in the US, RT talks to Paul Craig Roberts, a former Assistant Secretary of the US Treasury. Originally aired on RT, December 19, 2012 rt.com
Paul Craig Roberts was Assistant Secretary of the Treasury for Economic Policy and associate editor of the Wall Street Journal. He was columnist for Business Week, Scripps Howard News Service, and Creators Syndicate. He has had many university appointments. His internet columns have attracted a worldwide following. Roberts' latest books are The Failure of Laissez Faire Capitalism and The Failure of Laissez Faire Capitalism and Economic Dissolution of the West and How America Was Lost.