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.
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.
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 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…
Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” law has re-emerged once again in national headlines after the Florida Sheriff’s Association unanimously voted to support the law. Why, then, does the “Stand Your Ground” law receive such resounding support within Florida’s sheriff community, but almost entirely negative play in our nation’s media?
A recently leaked playbook provides details to proponents of strict gun control on how to most effectively strip gun rights from the American people. The tips include everything from using properly-crafted extreme language to taking full advantage of well-publicized gun crimes.
Like many, I have spent quite a bit of time pouring through both pro and con gun control web sites and references on the Internet, and I’ve stumbled across a good number of so-called “anti-gun violence” groups on Facebook in the process. These pages are primarily focused on one thing, and one thing only: gun…