Is this the end of the gun control debate? Americans See More Guns As The Solution.

Matt Vespa,  The Washington Post’s reported–probably to Everytown’s dismay–that more Americans see gun ownership as the solution in fighting crime, and not the problem. It’s an echo of a familiar theme from NRA head Wayne LaPierre. “The only thing that stops a bad guy with a gun is a good guy with a gun,” LaPierre said… [Read More]

Leftist Journalist: “It Would Be Funny If All Gun Rights People Got Shot Dead”

Steve Watson | InfoWars,  Tells detractors “I hope you die in random gunfire” A leftist journalist who writes for Slate and The Boston Globe was caught up in a Twitter firestorm following the tragic Lafayette shooting last night, stating that he’d find it “funny” if all Second Amendment supporters were shot dead. Luke O’Neil is… [Read More]

Confirmed: Obama Is The Best ‘Gun Salesman Of The Decade’

Matt Vespa,  The fallout from attempted ammo bans for AR-15 rifles to dead on arrival gun control initiatives in Congress, which would do next to nothing to curb future mass shootings (or gun violence), has lead to President Barack Obama becoming one of the greatest gun salesman of all time. Okay. That’s a bit of… [Read More]

Thomas Sowell: The Fact-Free Left

The outrage over another multiple murder of American military personnel on American soil by another Islamic extremist has been exacerbated by the fact that these military people had been ordered to be unarmed — and therefore sitting ducks. Millions of American civilians have also been forbidden to have guns, and are also sitting ducks —… [Read More]

Obama looks to ban Social Security recipients from owning guns

 Seeking tighter controls over firearm purchases, the Obama administration is pushing to ban Social Security beneficiaries from owning guns if they lack the mental capacity to manage their own affairs, a move that could affect millions whose monthly disability payments are handled by others. The push is intended to bring the Social Security Administration in… [Read More]

As Conceal Carry Permits Climb, Murder Rates Drop

Leah Barkoukis, Gun control advocates insist that tougher gun laws will reduce murder rates, but according to a new report by the Crime Prevention Research Center, just the opposite has been true under President Obama. Since President Obama’s election the number of concealed handgun permits has soared, growing from 4.6 million in 2007 to over 12.8 million… [Read More]

Obama pushes to extend gun background checks to Social Security

 It’s a move that could affect millions whose monthly disability payments are handled by others. Seeking tighter controls over firearm purchases, the Obama administration is pushing to ban Social Security beneficiaries from owning guns if they lack the mental capacity to manage their own affairs, a move that could affect millions whose monthly disability payments… [Read More]

For America, real progress achieved nearly by accident

It is tempting to look for signs of America’s direction in the late June ritual of reading the U.S. Supreme Court’s most momentous decisions of the term. Last week’s rulings in support of marriage equality, fair housing and Obamacare would suggest that on fundamental issues of daily life — the equal status of all love,… [Read More]

Slate: Left-Wing Sanders a Right-Wing Gun Nut

Arthur Schaper, My first article for Townhall.com targeted left-wing online magazine Slate for dressing up Election 2014 Republican wins as subtle left-wing victories. While the column claimed that Republicans had adopted liberal views on key issues, the fact is that many Republicans, whether winning federal or state office, pointed out (effectively) that liberal, Democratic, “progressive”… [Read More]

Washington Has No Answers to Charleston Shooting

From the president to those campaigning to be the next one, there was little hope that the government could do anything to help stop the next shooting. Hours after the news of a massacre at a South Carolina church, President Barack Obama was on a plane to the West Coast for a series of fundraisers… [Read More]

USA: First in World in Gun Ownership – Not Even in Top 100 Countries for Murder Rate

Bill Whittle quickly became one of my favorite commentators. In the following monologue, Whittle brilliantly displays something I have pointed out concerning how the socialist and communist gun grabbers in America demonize guns. He exposes their bias to all of the relevant FBI data at their disposal. Whittle rightly points out that America tops the… [Read More]

Seriously: White House Suggests More Gun Control In Strict Baltimore After Bloody Memorial Day Weekend

Katie Pavlich,  Over the long holiday weekend in Baltimore, 29 were shot and nine were killed. The violence came just weeks after violent riots and protests over the death of Freddie Grey, who died in police custody. Since the riots and since Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake threw city police officers under the bus, law enforcement… [Read More]