Opinion

…And This Is Why We’ll Continue Shooting Violent Criminals Like Trayvon Martin

…And This Is Why We’ll Continue Shooting Violent Criminals Like Trayvon Martin

If you want to quickly understand why we seem to be seeing more young criminals shot by citizens and police in recent years, you need look no further than those in positions of influence who […]

Guns Have Always Been On College Campuses. Smart Governments Would Legalize Them.

Guns Have Always Been On College Campuses. Smart Governments Would Legalize Them.

As long as fathers have loved the daughters they sent off to college, there have always been concealed firearms on university campuses. I personally knew two women while I was in college who carried firearms […]

Winning the Universal Background Check War

Winning the Universal Background Check War

[Excerpted from may January column in Townhall Magazine] Democracy is dangerous. Democracy is mob rule. Democracy is the serially uninformed and easily led being suckered into voting against their own best interests by deep-pocketed grifters […]

We Are All Counterterrorists

We Are All Counterterrorists

“Je suis Charlie,” they tell us. “I am Charlie.” They are referring to Charlie Hebdo, the radical left-wing satire weekly in Paris, France, that was the jumping off point for the lastest round of Islamist […]

A “French Second Amendment” Wouldn’t Save Lives, Because The French Are Cowards

A “French Second Amendment” Wouldn’t Save Lives, Because The French Are Cowards

I saw this morning that Donald Trump has lambasted the French for their strict gun control laws, stating that, “If the people so violently shot down in Paris had guns, at least they would have […]

Confronting “The Enemy Within…” American Gun Owners?

Confronting “The Enemy Within…” American Gun Owners?

I typically ignore the Los Angeles Times as a source of news or opinion, but I did happen to stumble across an op-ed called “America needs to study the enemy within” by UCLA geography professor […]

WHEN IT ALL FALLS DOWN: A Peshawar-Type Attack Will Happen Here

WHEN IT ALL FALLS DOWN: A Peshawar-Type Attack Will Happen Here

The story of the school attack in Peshawar, Pakistan by Taliban terrorists is heartwrenching. At least 126 people, more than 100 of them children, have been killed in a Pakistani Taliban attack at an army […]

Shooting To Live

Shooting To Live

Too often gun owners forget that defensive gun use is about saving lives. BearingArms.com’s editor Bob Owens reports for the December issue of Townhall Magazine.  In August, I had a chance to attend a 250 […]

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Gay San Franciscan Comes Out In Favor Of Shallow Cliches

I love stereotypes. They allow us to classify people that we’ve never met accurately by just their outward appearances, meaning that we can make sweeping generalizations about entire groups of people based upon their sex, […]

A Gun Ownership Primer: Political Realities, Part 1

A Gun Ownership Primer: Political Realities, Part 1

The first four articles in this continuing series are: A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  A Gun Ownership Primer, Part 2: Does Evil Exist? A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally Justified? […]