gun violence

‘Expanded Background Checks’ A Fake Solution To Mass Shootings

Expanding background checks would not have prevented a single mass public shooter in recent history from obtaining firearms. Would-be mass public shooters rarely have disqualifying criminal or mental health histories—meaning, they often can and do pass background checks when legally purchasing their firearms.

Ohio State Representative Candice Keller Was Right

In the wake of the Dayton, Ohio mass murder Ohio state Representative Candice Keller put up a Facebook post that has provoked fury from establishment Republicans and liberal Democrats alike, primarily because what she said was so undeniably true.

Bozell: Public Officals Should Boycott CNN El Paso Town Hall

CNN has announced that Chris Cuomo will host a townhall event tonight, which is being billed as America Under Assault: The Gun Crisis. Due to CNN's blatant bias on the issue, our friend L. Brent Bozell, III, Founder and President of the Media Research Center, quickly called upon public officials to boycott tonight’s townhall in El Paso, Texas.

What Democrats Really Mean When They Attack ‘White Nationalism’

When the Left demands that President Trump or other Republican politicians denounce “white nationalism” remember, in their ideological language they are not talking about skinheads, Neo-Nazis, Klansmen and the like, they are talking about the American societal core of capitalism, free markets, limited government and American traditional culture and values.

Five Lessons From The Weekend’s Mass Killings

When the inevitable gun ban and gun confiscation bills are introduced, and when the politicians decry “gun violence,” don’t apologize or feel guilty if your initial thought when you heard the news of the mass killings in El Paso and Dayton was “I should buy a gun.” You were right.

The Black Body Count Rises as Chicago Police Step Back

Heather Mac Donald, Wall Street Journal

Chicago is the country’s most-glaring example of what I have called the “Ferguson effect.” Chicago officers have cut back drastically on proactive policing under the onslaught of criticism from the Black Lives Matter movement and its political and media enablers.

America Doesn't Have a Gun Problem, It Has a Democrat Problem

Daniel Greenfield, Sultan Knish Blog

Gun violence is at its worst in the cities that Obama won in 2012. These cities are the heartland of America’s real gun culture. It isn’t the bitter gun-and-bible clingers in McCain and Romney territory who are racking up a more horrifying annual kill rate than Al Qaeda; it’s Obama’s own voting base.

Sharpton Meeting Leads to Revolt Against Machine Politics

Tom Blumer, NewsBusters.org

A recent town hall meeting hosted by Al Sharpton to address gun violence exploded into a revolt against “Chicago Machine” politics, Mayor Rahm Emanuel, and the aldermen in City Hall, with panel and audience members calling to vote out their elected officials. A preacher even called for “Tea Party” style meetings.