Archive for the ‘GunRights’ Category

Comments Off on Banning ‘Assault Weapons’ Makes As Much Sense As Banning Opaque Backpacks

REASON – Cameron Kasky is one of the most prominent student activists calling for gun control in response to the February 14 attack that killed 17 people at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Yesterday Kasky, a junior at the school, mocked the transparent backpacks now required there by filling one of them […]

Comments Off on A Teacher’s Dissent on “March for Our Lives”

FEE.ORG – There are no words to repair the tragic loss of innocent lives. In the wake of the Parkland massacre, parents are left bereaved and outraged, continuing to fear for children’s safety. As an elementary school teacher, parents entrust their children to me on a daily basis. There is nothing I take more seriously […]

Comments Off on Police Fatally Shoot a Brooklyn Man After Falsely Believing He Had a Gun

NEW YORK TIMES – New York City police officers shot and killed a black man who was known to be mentally ill on a Brooklyn street corner on Wednesday afternoon after he pointed what the officers believed was a gun at them, the authorities said. The object, however, turned out to be a metal pipe […]

Comments Off on Fireside Chat with Dennis Prager!

We are LIVE with Dennis Prager from his home study. Topics today include why he wrote a book on the Bible, the #marchforourlives, positivity, and Dennis’s favorite things! Dennis Prager’s new book, The Rational Bible, will be released this Monday! Be one of the first people to get a copy by ordering today!

Comments Off on London Murder Rate Overtakes NYC for the First Time Ever

London has endured a significant increase in knife crime, with 15 dying in February, nine of whom were aged 30 or younger. Meanwhile 14 were killed in the Big Apple. London also suffered 22 fatal stabbings and shootings in March, higher than the 21 which took place in New York, according to the report in […]

Comments Off on Irrational Fear of Mass Shootings Can’t Justify Unconstitutional Gun Control

REASON – “Americans are now more likely to be shot to death than to die in a car accident,” Margaret Renkl declares in a New York Times op-ed piece calling for more gun control. Since Renkl is talking about mass shootings, which she says “are no longer so unthinkable,” the implication is that the risk […]

Comments Off on Mandatory Transparent Backpacks Violate Students’ Privacy Rights

REASON – Students returned to Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School this morning sporting new, mandatory transparent backpacks. This so-called safety measure, like so many others proposed in the wake of the horrific mass shooting—installing metal detectors, hiring more school resource officers, raising the minimum age to purchase an AR-15—is security theater. One can understand why […]

Comments Off on When You Need Help…

The Monticello, Utah, city council has fired Police Chief Kent Adair after his department refused to answer a 911 call about one of its officers. The estranged wife of Sgt. Cole Young called 911 to report he’d broken into her house and assaulted a man there. But when the dispatcher tried to get an officer to […]