In March, members of the gun owners civil rights alliance wearing maroon and members of a coalition of people against expanded gun rights, mostly wearing orange and red, sat in the Minnesota State Capitol during a committee hearing. Americans who own guns and those who don’t have starkly differing views about weapons, their role in […]
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This June 27, 2013 file photo shows a rack of rifles at Firing-Line gun store in Aurora, Colo. A new survey by the Pew Research Center shows Americans have grown more divided over gun issues.
Forget Democrat or Republican – the most polarizing characteristic in the U.S. might be whether or not you own a gun. A study by Pew Research Center published Thursday interviewed 3,930 U.S. adults, including 1,269 gun owners, about their beliefs and habits about firearms.
Mass shootings in Orlando, Fla. , Alexandria, Va. , and San Francisco during the first two weeks of June – two of them on the same day – have once again put America’s complicated relationship with guns in the spotlight.
Whenever there is a shooting, liberals have an answer that is not an answer, namely the charade of more gun control. Fine, try it, and maybe some voodoo along the way but it doesn’t work very well.
Baton Rouge’s Joy Hammatt holds a sign sending well wishes to Rep. Steve Scalise during Game 2 of the College World Series between LSU and Florida State, Saturday, June 17, 2017, at TD Ameritrade Park in Omaha, Ne. Baton Rouge’s Joy Hammatt holds a sign sending well wishes to Rep. Steve Scalise during Game 2 […]
Although firearm violence kills or injures 100,000 Americans each year, most scientific research tends to focus on two aspects of this issue-victims of firearm violence and gun policies. Little attention has been paid to gun and ammunition or firearm manufacturers, dealers, and the industry lobby.
Since rescue dogs seem to be the proper and decent rage these days, I’ve done my part, and rescued a few pups myself. I saved the dogs from my local gun shop.
A new class for gun owners is so popular, Central Point Police Department is having to open new sessions. This is the first year the police department has offered Concealed Carry License Classes.
The Philando Castile shooting: Why was it reasonable for the cop to be nervous but not for Castile to be? while the conduct of the victim is held to an oddly higher standard: “Oh, he should have known NOT to keep pulling out his wallet” Yanez, the cop, had police training and years of experience […]