gun control

Boston Globe: More Laws Needed Because Gun Kit Sales 'Seem to Be on the Rise'

Boston Globe: More Laws Needed Because Gun Kit Sales 'Seem to Be on the Rise'

The Boston Globe ran an editorial in support of the Democrats' latest gun control push and bolstered their position by suggesting gun kit sales "seem to be on the rise."
VA Democrat City Councils Flip to GOP in Response to Northam Gun Control

VA Democrat City Councils Flip to GOP in Response to Northam Gun Control

The city councils in Staunton and Waynesboro, Virginia, flipped from Democrat to Republican on Tuesday, as voters pushed back against Gov. Ralph Northam's (D) gun control agenda.
The Rise of the 3D-Printed Gun

The Rise of the 3D-Printed Gun

In 2013, a then-25-year-old gun rights activist named Cody Wilson opened a potential Pandora’s box when his open-source gun design collective, Defense Distributed, released plans for the Liberator.
Trudeau’s latest firearms ban prohibits historic cannons too, MP claims

Trudeau’s latest firearms ban prohibits historic cannons too, MP claims

Vancouver’s historic Nine O’Clock Gun is now an illegal weapon under the new federal ban on high-powered firearms, a Conservative politician has claimed. Blaine Calkins, an MP from Alberta, told the
Report: Democrat Mark Kelly Silent on Financial 'Windfall' from Chinese Company

Report: Democrat Mark Kelly Silent on Financial 'Windfall' from Chinese Company

A report from RealClearPolitics points out that Democrat Mark Kelly has been mum on the financial "windfall" his company gained from the Chinese tech giant, Tencent.
Everytown: Gun Sales Surge Results in More 'Children' Shooting People

Everytown: Gun Sales Surge Results in More 'Children' Shooting People

Michael Bloomberg-founded Everytown for Gun Safety claims the record-setting gun sales of March and April 2020 resulted in a situation where "children" are accidentally shooting people at increased
Police continue investigating how father of California high school shooter obtained ‘ghost gun’

Police continue investigating how father of California high school shooter obtained ‘ghost gun’

In an extensive interview with 60 Minutes on CBS on Sunday, Sheriff Alex Villanueva said the .45-caliber handgun 16-year-old Nathan Berhow pulled out of a backpack then fired at students hanging out
Gun-Controlled Chicago: 4 Dead, 19 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

Gun-Controlled Chicago: 4 Dead, 19 Wounded in Weekend Shootings

Four people were killed and nearly 20 others were wounded in shootings in gun-controlled Chicago over the weekend.
Justin Trudeau's 'Assault Weapons' Ban Includes Numerous Bolt Action Rifles

Justin Trudeau's 'Assault Weapons' Ban Includes Numerous Bolt Action Rifles

An close examination of Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's ban of 1,500 "assault weapons" reveals the list of prohibited firearms includes a number of bolt action rifles.
GUNTER: So much of Canada’s new gun ban doesn’t make sense

GUNTER: So much of Canada’s new gun ban doesn’t make sense

Last weekend I said there was one word – useless – to describe the ban on what the federal Liberals like to call “assault rifles.” Let me add another: chaotic. Banning legal gun owners from possessing
Will We Shrug Off Coronavirus Deaths as We Do Gun Violence?

Will We Shrug Off Coronavirus Deaths as We Do Gun Violence?

This country seems resigned to preventable firearm deaths. It appears that the same is starting to happen with fatalities from the pandemic.
Poll: Americans Oppose Reopening Gun and Clothing Stores

Poll: Americans Oppose Reopening Gun and Clothing Stores

A Washington Post-University of Maryland poll shows 70 percent of Americans oppose reopening gun stores at this point in the coronavirus recovery process, and 69 percent oppose reopening clothing and

FBI Background Checks Remained High In April

“The FBI conducted nearly 3 million background checks associated with the sale, transfer or permitting of firearms in April, making it the fourth highest month for background checks since the […]
FBI background checks remain high during pandemic

FBI background checks remain high during pandemic

The surge in firearm background checks since the beginning of the year largely coincides with the deadly coronavirus pandemic, which has resulted in hundreds of thousands of deaths worldwide and
Biden Enjoys Armed Protection While Fighting to Disarm Americans

Biden Enjoys Armed Protection While Fighting to Disarm Americans

Democrat presidential hopeful Joe Biden lives life enjoying the benefit of armed protection while campaigning on a platform of disarming Americans.
Ontario Premier Counters Trudeau: Target Criminals, Not Law-Abiding Gun Owners

Ontario Premier Counters Trudeau: Target Criminals, Not Law-Abiding Gun Owners

On Saturday Ontario Premier Doug Ford countered Canadian PM Justin Trudeau's gun ban by urging money be spent targeting criminals instead of placing new prohibitions on law-abiding gun owners.
New Mexico Governor Pivots, Gun Stores Can Reopen During Coronavirus Shutdown

New Mexico Governor Pivots, Gun Stores Can Reopen During Coronavirus Shutdown

New Mexico Gov. Michelle Lujan Grisham (D) extended her state's coronavirus shutdown two more weeks, but simultaneously noted that Federal Firearms License holders (FFLs) could reopen their gun stores
Report: 17 Shot, Three Fatally, During 36 Hours in Gun-Controlled Chicago

Report: 17 Shot, Three Fatally, During 36 Hours in Gun-Controlled Chicago

At least 17 people were shot, three fatally, from Friday afternoon into Saturday night in gun-controlled Chicago.
GUNTER: The Liberals’ conniving and undemocratic gun control measures

GUNTER: The Liberals’ conniving and undemocratic gun control measures

Gun control “was one of the key planks in our election campaign,” Deputy Prime Minister Chrystia Freeland told a news briefing on Thursday. “We received a strong mandate from Canadians to act on gun
EDITORIAL: Liberals know their gun ban won’t work

EDITORIAL: Liberals know their gun ban won’t work

The first indication Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s ban of 1,500 “military-grade” and “assault-style” weapons in Canada isn’t serious about reducing gun crime, is that these terms don’t exist in