Tag: Second Amendment
The Name Says It All: Gun Control Isn’t About Reducing Firearm Violence; It’s About Control
The Second Amendment right to keep and bear arms is a hot topic these days. President Biden recently announced plans to place additional limits on current Second Amendment rights with the argument that those restrictions can “address the gun violence public health epidemic.” Second Amendment defenders (here’s an example) argue that further restrictions on...
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A Well-Crafted Action Movie, Run Hide Fight Contributes to Larger Discussion of School Violence
I had mixed feelings when I queued up the action movie Run Hide Fight on the Daily Wire. I knew this narrative film about a high school mass shooting, if done well, was likely to hit a raw nerve. After all, I am a martial-arts trained self-defense coach, a faculty member at a public university...
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Blazing Blaster Buyback BS
Presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke is pushing “mandatory buybacks of certain semi-automatic weapons.”
Town with a “Libertarian Streak” Is California’s First “Second Amendment Sanctuary City.” It Shouldn’t Be the Last.
The city of Needles declared itself a “2nd Amendment Sanctuary” city; wants exemption to some state gun laws.
Federal Judge Shoots Down His Own Second Amendment Ruling
After citing citizen’s right to self-defense, judge succumbs to pressure and reverses his own ruling.
What Gun Control Advocates Can Learn from London’s Knife Attacks
The powers in London are grappling with a rash of stabbings and wondering what to do. The statist instinct is to take knives from the people. That’s the American response to gun violence and the British response to knife attacks. Yesterday The Express ran a headline: “London bloodbath: 60th violent murder in London just yards...
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Making a Statement on Gun Control
While the boycott effort did succeed in convincing some businesses to abandon their corporate partnerships with the NRA, it also spurred a backlash that has seen a surge in membership at the NRA and other gun rights groups.
Some Thoughts on Arming Teachers
Teachers are not law enforcement officers, and as civilians under attack, they should not be expected to confront a shooter, and would almost surely be ineffective if they tried.
Questions and Answers in Regard to Assault Weapons
What are assault weapons?
Another Shooting in a “Gun Free” Zone
The tragic shooting at the Fort Lauderdale airport on January 6 occurred in a “gun-free” zone. Florida is one of six states that make it illegal for individuals—even those who have concealed carry permits—to carry guns in any part of an airport terminal. The killer’s motive is at this point undetermined, but he did...
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