For part two of his three-part series on gun control in Australia (see part one here!), John Oliver continues to investigate how the Aussies successfully limited firearms while the American’s just can’t seem to make it happen. This time Oliver talked to conservative politician Rob Borbage, former premier of Australia’s most right-leaning state, who said to hell with getting reelected and helped make gun control a real thing in 1996. Sure, the Australians passed these laws to protect their citizens, but do they even care about the countless political careers that were horrifically cut down to make it happen?
Click here to see last night’s full episode, including an elegant interview with super-distinguished author Salman Rushdie.