Talking Past Each Other on Gun Control

Talking Past Each Other on Gun Control

Signs at a gun-control rally in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., February 17, 2018. For all the coverage and discussion sparked by the Parkland shooting, the two sides of the debate have retreated to their respective corners. Parkland happened. Again, America watched in horror as children fled from a murderous school rampage. Immediately, the usual fingers were […]

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Cartoonist takes aim at NRA with anti-gun drawing

Cartoonist takes aim at NRA with anti-gun drawing

Nick Anderson cartoon taking a shot at the NRA. (Submitted) U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper, D-TN (WSMV file photo) Rep. Andy Holt (Source: TN.gov) NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – Just days after the deadly Waffle House shooting, a nationally-known cartoonist is trying to make a point about guns. However, a Tennessee lawmaker said this is a constitutional […]

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Minnesota: Senate Votes Down Anti-Gun Amendments on Floor

Minnesota: Senate Votes Down Anti-Gun Amendments on Floor

Yesterday, the Minnesota Senate defeated two gun control amendments introduced by Senator Ron Latz. The first proposed amendment sought to impose so-called “universal” background checks for most private transfers of a “pistol or semi-automatic military assault weapon” with limited exceptions. The second would have created “Extreme Risk Protection Orders” that would allow for a chief […]

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Open carry demonstration at Kent State by gun rights advocates leads to peaceful talks between sides of the gun debate

Open carry demonstration at Kent State by gun rights advocates leads to peaceful talks between sides of the gun debate

Several dozen gun rights advocates with handguns in holsters and rifles in slings walked in a line Friday afternoon outside the Kent State University Student Center. Some students stopped to talk, while others simply looked and continued on their way. Organizers said the goal of the Kent State University Open Carry/Firearms Liberty Outreach was to […]

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