Thursday, June 24, 2021
Gun Violence

Do Americans Want Gun Violence to Get Worse?

Compared to the United Kingdom, our statistics on gun violence makes us look like we live in a third world country
Being Robbed at Gunpoint

Guns and Being Robbed at Gunpoint

Why getting robbed at gunpoint didn't make me want to invest in a gun
Guns and a Civilized Society

Guns and Civilized Society

Try as we might, the United States will never be a civilized society with so many gun deaths
Open Carry Texas

Weak Without Guns: Open Carry Texas

Carrying guns openly in public doesn't help basic logic skills

NRA Cheerleader Rob Kinnison: “More N*ggers, More Guns”

You don't need to look very far to find the racist element of the NRA
Rate of Gun Deaths

The Best Way to Lower the Rate of Gun Deaths

If the federal government can't tackle the gun issue, perhaps it's time we took it closer to home

Do You Really Remember Sandy Hook?

As we mark the anniversary of this tragedy, we should never forget how it made us feel
Don't like guns, don't buy one

Why “Don’t Like Guns, Don’t Buy One” Is Wrong

"If you don't like guns, don't buy one. Simple."Of all the ridiculous arguments made by gun lobbyists, this one stands out as especially ludicrous....

How Gun Nuts Get Away With Insanity

Gun violence hasn't gone away. There's been a flare up on social media, and gun nuts are making their insane presence known.
Bill Day, cartoonist

The NRA = Not Really American

Recent events show that the NRA no longer represents responsible gun owners. Let's see what NRA really means.
How to support gun lobbies

What Happens When You Oppose Gun Lobbies?

I have only been speaking out against gun lobbies for a few months. I am not a well known writer. But opposition to my writings has been enormous. My name has been smeared with fake twitter accounts. Horrible things have been attributed to me. Graphic sexual acts with animals. False allegiances to Adolph Hitler. I have even been painted as a necrophiliac pedophile.
American Firearm Statistics

Mindboggling American Firearm Statistics

Gun statistics in a country where 100,000 people get shot every year
Culture of Fear

America’s Culture of Fear and Gun Control

The only way to kick the gun death problem is by dismissing the culture of fear that fuels it
gunbullies

Intimidation Justification: Gunbullies Exposed

This site published a piece intended to draw out and expose Gunbullies and their techniques. It was a resounding success. They are far beyond simple gun rights, they want to intimidate those who don't feel like they do.
gun trolls

Storm of Gun Trolls: The Bully Offense

One learns, pretty much right away, that if you release an article on the web, you attract trolls. The bigger the site, the greater the number of trolls. This writer had been dealing with them in a minor fashion, up until recently.
Second Amendment

The Second Amendment and the Right to Overthrow the Government

I recently had a hostile debate with a staunch libertarian involving the Second Amendment. The nature of this heated exchange surrounded the idea of whether the citizenry of the US had the explicit right to overthrow their elected government by force of arms.
John Lott

John Lott: The Key to Defeating Gun Lobbies

When it comes to the gun debate in America, there is one name that has inexplicably flown under the radar, and that name is John Lott. Lott doesn't want to be written about, he wants to do the writing.
guns

Guns in America: Freedom from the Fear of Firearms

You are not a bad guy because you own a gun. But if you're fighting for the rights of "bad guys with guns," then you can't call yourself the good guy. Arguments and attitudes need to be reachable on both sides of this issue.
newtown anniversary

If Newtown Couldn’t Change Us, What Will?

In the 12 months since that man slaughtered his mother, 20 first grade children and 6 educators, there have been 26 more school shootings in America and we have lost 194 children aged 12 and under to gun violence.
open carry texas

Open Carry Texas are Terrorists

The Texas chapter of Moms Demand Action For Gun Sense in America held their local meeting in a Tex-Mex restaurant. As the moms were eating lunch, members of Open Carry Texas, a "gun rights" organization armed with handguns and assault rifles, and accompanied by children, proceeded to stand in the parking lot and wave their guns around.