John Lott, Jr: Why Hamilton mayor’s proposed gun ban won’t work – Brian Lilley Rebel Co-Founder Author and economist John Lott, Jr.’s extensive research shows that gun bans don’t work. In many cases, the crime rate goes up after the ban comes into effect. He explains why, and talks specifically about the proposed gun ban being touted by the mayor of Hamilton, Ontario. PS: Did you know Pierre Trudeau applied for a “concealed carry” permit after he left office? Lott has the story. CLICK ON TEXT TO WATCH VIDEO