While the American people are distracted by the Syrian mess and the United States’ likely involvement in yet another middle east conflict, the president quietly pushed through two more executive orders that circumvent our nation’s system of checks-and-balances.
A Dominos pizza delivery man used a concealed gun to stop a knife-wielding man from robbing him shortly after delivering a pizza to a Days Inn hotel room in Brevard County, Florida. The burglar died of his single gunshot wound.
Until the United States finally begins to realize that gangs are a big part of the problem with violence in this country, Americans will never be truly safe. Gun control sells, but gang control doesn’t.
Soon after the completely senseless murder of an Australian athlete in Oklahoma, former Australian Deputy Prime Minister Tim Fischer pleaded with Australian tourists to boycott the United States due to our supposed proliferation of guns which, as Mr. Fischer evidently believes, leads to an increase in violence and crime.
Once again, a study from an organization that you would never accuse of being “gun-loving” or “right-wing” seems to disprove the myth that the availability of handguns increases murder rates. In fact, it doesn’t.
In one of the more creative writings in support of gun control that I have read in months, Veronica Cassidy tells a heart-wrenching tail of her battle with depression and how close she came to ending her own life. She had decided to kill herself with a gun. But Ms. Cassidy lives in New York…
In news that few supporters of increased gun control want to admit is true, 211 gun application permits have been filed with the Newtown, Connecticut police department thus far this year, which easily surpasses last year’s total of 171. One of the major reasons for the increase in gun applications? New gun laws that residents…