• Biden Calls for Gun Control after Attack on L.A. Sheriff’s Deputies

    Biden Calls for Gun Control after Attack on L.A. Sheriff’s Deputies

    Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden called for a ban on assault weapons and high-capacity magazines on Sunday, one day after a gunman ambushed and critically wounded two Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies in their squad car in Compton. “Weapons of war have no place in our communities,” Biden said in a tweet. “We need to …
  • NYPD Hit 25-Year High in Gun Busts in First Week of September

    NYPD Hit 25-Year High in Gun Busts in First Week of September

    The NYPD made more gun arrests last week than during any week over the last 25 years, Police Commissioner Dermot Shea said Tuesday, a milestone for the department as the city weathers a spike in shootings and violent crime. “We hit a 25-year high in gun arrests last week, the most gun arrests we’ve made …
  • Millions of Americans have poured into gun stores for 7 straight months

    Millions of Americans have poured into gun stores for 7 straight months

    As millions of Americans have poured into gun stores and set background check records for seven straight months, the normally vocal gun grabbers on the left have gone silent. Consider the example of Joe Biden, a man who spent months on the campaign trail promising universal background checks, an “assault weapons” ban, a “high capacity” …
  • Missouri A.G. to Seek Dismissal of Charges against Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protesters

    Missouri A.G. to Seek Dismissal of Charges against Couple Who Pointed Guns at Protesters

    Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt is promising to seek the dismissal of charges against the St. Louis couple who pointed guns at protesters outside their house last month in an incident that was caught on video. Mark and Patricia McCloskey were charged Tuesday with unlawful use of a weapon by St. Louis Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner. …
  • The Myth about US Leads the World in Mass Shootings

    The Myth about US Leads the World in Mass Shootings

    If you asked me this morning which nation has the most mass shootings in the world, I would have said, with perhaps a flicker of hesitation, the United States. This is a tad embarrassing to admit because I’m pretty familiar with shooting statistics, having written several articles on gun violence and the Second Amendment. Below …
  • 2 Million First-Time Gun Owners in First Half of 2020 Alone

    2 Million First-Time Gun Owners in First Half of 2020 Alone

    As concerns over self-defense became more pronounced in 2020, initially during the cornonavirus hysteria and then during the current spate of protests and riots, two million Americans became first-time gun owners. On Wednesday the NRA tweeted: NEWS: During the first half of 2020, more than two million Americans have become first-time gun owners! — NRA …
  • Gun Sales Spike, FBI Background Checks Smash Records in May

    Gun Sales Spike, FBI Background Checks Smash Records in May

    Gun sales and accompanying FBI background checks spiked last month, breaking records as the nation weathered the coronavirus pandemic and riots broke out in major cities over the death of George Floyd. Already this year, the FBI has recorded 15 million background checks in the National Instant Criminal Background Check System, closing in on breaking …
  • Dove Cameron teams with Cameron Boyce Foundation on charity clothing line

    Dove Cameron teams with Cameron Boyce Foundation on charity clothing line

    Dove Cameron is honoring her late co-star on what would be his 21st birthday. The “Descendants” actress, 24, teamed up with the Cameron Boyce Foundation to release a collection of T-shirts, sweaters and more, with a portion of proceeds going to the Actors Fund COVID-19 Emergency Relief Fund. Designed by Cameron, the limited-edition apparel features …
  • Federal Judge Allows Massachusetts Gun Stores to Reopen Despite Governor’s Lockdown Order

    Federal Judge Allows Massachusetts Gun Stores to Reopen Despite Governor’s Lockdown Order

    A federal judge on Thursday announced he will allow gun stores to reopen in Massachusetts, after Governor Charlie Baker ordered gun stores to close during the coronavirus pandemic. “There’s no justification here” to close gun stores, said Judge Douglas Woodlock of the U.S. District Court for Massachusetts. “I don’t have anything like a substantial fit …
  • Michigan Gov. Calls for Banning Guns in Capitol after Lockdown Protest

    Michigan Gov. Calls for Banning Guns in Capitol after Lockdown Protest

    Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer said Wednesday that she supports banning firearms in the state Capitol after armed protesters demonstrated against the state’s strict lockdown measures last week. “There are legislators who are wearing bulletproof vests to go to work,” Whitmer told NBC News. “No one should be intimidated by someone who’s bringing in an assault …