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.
Florida’s Southeastern University and the Polk County Sheriff’s Office have teamed up for the state’s first Sentinel Program, which trains staff and faculty to carry a concealed firearm on campus. “The number one question asked by parents when visiting our university was about safety,” said Dr. Chris Own, executive vice president at Southeastern University. “It’s […]
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.
Last week, the International Olympic Committee made an announcement in regards to shooting sports. After considering recommendations from the International Shooting Sports Foundation (ISSF), the governing body for the Olympic shooting sports, they announced that a handful of events would be replaced. “After an exhaustive two-year evaluation process, the ISSF Ad-Hoc Committee recommended replacing the […]
Of all the arguments the gun control agenda makes, “it’s for the children” is the one that infuriates me most. Rather than actually teaching gun safety, they dance around the issue, masking their true agenda by repeating talking points and failing to acknowledge that nobody does more to promote gun safety than the firearms industry. Which is […]
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.