James Wright's article about how he was wrong about gun control and why it is doomed to failure, from the 90's. The years change, but the song remains the same: http://www.nationalaffairs.com/doclib/20080708_1988912secondthoughtsaboutguncontroljamesdwright.pdf
WaPo churned out an editorial that had me shaking my head about the gall of the antigun movement. The opening paragraph doesn't hesitate, but rather leaps straight in to revisionist history: Twenty years ago, one of us was director of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s National Center for Injury Prevention and Control, supporting research … Continue reading Another head scratcher from the Washington Post: “How to protect gun rights while reducing the toll of gun violence”
Brave New Films, a left wing video production group that regularly posts "documentaries" on YouTube, posted the following video today about how the NRA is a bunch of mean meanies trying to harm medicine: The problem is that it's extremely misleading. The "Docs vs Glocks" law came about after numerous doctors were reported asking political … Continue reading Antigun propaganda of the day: Brave New Film’s “The NRA vs Pediatricians • The REAL NRA • Part 1 • BRAVE NEW FILMS”
UPDATED: Kleck himself responded to this piece of garbage and it is a wonderful smackdown. Looks like the antigun movement has found their anti-Lotts in Evan DeFilippis and Devin Hughes, the two people behind the antigun blog "Armed With Reason" On Jan 25, they vomited up their latest bit of propaganda, "The Myth of the Good Guy … Continue reading Another day, another hit piece from Slate: “The Myth of the Good Guy With a Gun”
Here's a collection of articles showing some of the problems with letting the CDC research "gun violence" - they cannot be trusted to be an impartial entity, and their results are used as excuses to restrict rights despite myriad flaws. All emphasis added is mine - Dr. Timothy Wheeler - Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership blog … Continue reading The CDC is not an impartial entity
So it would appear that Everytown For Gun Safety is not satisfied with the current state of public opinion on gun control and has decided to flex their financial muscles by recruiting (indoctrinating) new allies to the fold by having a "workshop" where they can train willing participants in the best ways to manipulate public opinion. … Continue reading Skipping straight past Media Bias to full Indoctrination, Everytown offers “Workshop”
Sure enough, a tragedy has occurred and the usual suspects have lined up with pitchforks and torches. This garbage editorial by Michael Cohen is but one example Earlier this month I wrote about an unimaginable tragedy — the death of two Oklahoma residents, one a young mother, shot in the head while changing her daughter’s … Continue reading The Myth of firearms “accidents” and how common they are
The NSSF released a handy PDF highlighting information on unintentional firearms injuries and fatalities: Unintentional Firearms Fatalities Remain at Historically Low Levels Data released by the National Safety Council demonstrates that unintentional firearms-related fatalities continue to remain at historically low levels. In fact, in the last two decades, the number of unintentional firearms-related fatalities has declined by 57 percent — from 1,409 unintentional fatalities in … Continue reading Unintentional Firearms Injuries aren’t really a problem.