(CNSNews.com) — “Self-defense can be an important crime deterrent,”says a new report by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). The $10 million study was commissioned by President Barack Obama as part of 23 executive orders he signed in January.
Manasquan, NJ —(Ammoland.com)— Nearly every mass shooting incident in the last twenty years, and multiple other instances of suicide and isolated shootings all share one thing in common, and it’s not the weapons used. The overwhelming evidence points to the signal largest common factor in all of these incidents is the fact that all of … Continue reading “Every mass shooting shares one thing in common & it’s NOT weapons”
Vice-President Joe Biden appeared at an online town hall on gun control and offered advice on his weapon of choice. Interviewer: She’s asking if a ban goes into effect on certain kinds of weapons and high-capacity magazines … Joe Biden: And what’s her name? Interviewer: Kate. Joe Biden: Kate, if you want to protect yourself … Continue reading “Joe Biden advises women on self-defense weapon choices”
In 1929, the Soviet Union established gun control. From 1929 to 1953, about 20 million dissidents, unable to defend themselves, were rounded up and exterminated.
After the Newtown, Connecticut mass murder, anti-rights politicians and media shifted into high gear. The only “solution” for such a tragedy was another gun ban; within two days, Senator Dianne Feinstein introduced her version. Pundits like the Washington Post’s Ezra Klein politicized the tragedy by claiming that America is an unusually violent place, with the … Continue reading “‘Gun control fails,’ say statistics from … gun-control advocates”
SAN BERNARDINO (CBSLA.com) — The city attorney of San Bernardino is under scrutiny for telling residents to “lock their doors and load their guns” during a city council meeting. The official explained that because the city is bankrupt and slashing public safety budgets people will need to start protecting themselves.
Sen. Runner: Prison realignment may adversely affect low-income neighborhoods
Gun laws do not hit their target.
When thoughtful people consider the concept of “gun-free zones,” words like “futility” come to mind. But in light of recent horrific events, there is another word that more accurately sums it up: “dangerous.”
A Review of International and Some Domestic Evidence by Don B. Kates and Gary MauserHarvard Journal of Law & Public PolicySpring 2007