Second Amendment Continues to Rise amid Government Opposition

While politicians get more vocal against the Second Amendment, the people aren’t buying it—they’re buying guns instead! The trend Mark Horne posted about in April was accompanied by a failure of anti-gun politicians in curbing gun ownership. That trend was a rise in gun purchases, demonstrating that the massive anti-gun propaganda push is entirely backfiring. The more the government makes people feel unsafe due to gun violence and unsafe because of the threat of prohibiting the acquisition Read more […]

More Junk Science for Gun Control

A study claiming to prove that Connecticut background check reduced the gun homicide rate by forty percent is junk science. Well, if the FBI can do it for the cause of disarming the populace, others can produce junk science too. One recent study has claimed to “prove” that Connecticut’s background check established in 1995 lowered the murder rate from firearms by forty percent. The Reason.com blog mentions five problems with the study. I thought the first one really showed how arbitrary Read more […]

Army Vet Denied 2nd Amendment Rights Over Minor 42-Year-Old Charge

Military veterans are already under attack by federal government regarding their 2nd Amendment rights. If Veterans Affairs decides that a particular veteran is incompetent to handle his own financial affairs, they give that information over to the FBI who adds that person’s name to the National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS). As long as your name stays on that list, you won’t be able to own a firearm. And if a military veteran is found in possession of firearms in spite of being Read more […]

Obama Uses Children and Tragedy as Political Props

Now before you just think me insensitive, read on (although you may still think I’m insensitive). Recently, CBS Morning News had on Senators Joe Manchin (D-WV) and Pat Toomey (R-PA) to speak about their “bipartsan” gun control bill. Senator Pat Toomey: “the problems that we have are not law-abiding gun owners like Joe and myself. Uh, and we don’t need, in my view, to put restrictions on what law-abiding people can do. What we need to do is try to keep guns out of the hands of criminals Read more […]