“In America, we’re told gun control is not possible,” Oliver explains. “But in Australia, they have shown it is, providing a fantastic lesson for America to ignore.”
In 2013, John Oliver did a three-part Daily Show series on how gun control works in Australia. Since then, nothing has changed—except the lives of those involved in mass shootings (more than one every day in America), homicides, suicides, and other forms of gun violence.
Part one is above. Parts two and three follow: