‘What do you mean, gun control doesn’t work?’ Europe Edition: European Police Face Being Outgunned by Jihadists With Assault Rifles

TIME magazine posted this article last Thursday, just in time for the weekend: When Chérif and Saïd Kouachi attacked the offices of Charlie Hebdo on Jan. 7, killing 12 people, they were armed with Kalashnikov assault rifles and could easily outgun the police officers who tried to apprehend them with pistols. Their associate, Amedy Coulibaly, … Continue reading ‘What do you mean, gun control doesn’t work?’ Europe Edition: European Police Face Being Outgunned by Jihadists With Assault Rifles

A step in the right direction: Kentucky now allows you to apply for a CCDW online

Color me shocked to find a piece of relatively even handed reporting about changes to Kentucky's CCDW process: The process requires state police to either issue or deny a license within 15 days of receiving an electronic application — down from the 60-day processing period allowed for paper applications. Supporters, including the National Rifle Association, … Continue reading A step in the right direction: Kentucky now allows you to apply for a CCDW online

Fallacious Gun Control Arguments: Remove guns, [Problem] Solved!

No matter what the perceived problem, you can bet that the stock answer of the antigun activist will always be "get rid of the guns!" It doesn't matter what the topic du jour is, be it accidental firearms deaths of children, a spree killer, suicides, or more, their pat answer will always be that the only … Continue reading Fallacious Gun Control Arguments: Remove guns, [Problem] Solved!