Why Do Our Military Installations Remain “Gun Free Zones?”
By Bob Barr Less than a year since the last mass shooting, the nation finds itself grieving again. On Monday, we watched in horror as news developed about a shooting at the Navy Yard located...
- Posted 82 days ago
Guns and Starbucks: Freedom takes another hit
Howard Schultz, the CEO of coffee chain Starbucks, has just announced that the company has reversed its long-standing policy of allowing customers to "open carry" firearms in its stores. And of course, the decision, Schultz says, had...
- Posted 84 days ago
Solution to Gun Violence? Ban the Left
The only thing louder than the shots fired at the D.C. Navy Yard on Monday are the catcalls of "Ban Guns!" now emanating from the usual suspects on the political Left. As sickening as it...
- Posted 85 days ago
Obama's Second Term War on the Second Amendment
By Bob Barr American essayist and civil rights leader James A. Baldwin once quipped, “The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lose.” This poignant reflection of a man...
- Posted 95 days ago
Firearms makers fleeing gun control states
By NRA/ILA In recent months, several traditionally anti-gun states, and Colorado, have enacted laws that abuse the rights of the average citizen and offend their corporate citizens. The situation has led to an exodus of...
- Posted 103 days ago
Obama's new gun control isn't about guns - it's about power
The headlines blared across the Internet today: President Obama's coming after your guns again. On the surface, it might seem so, given the hysteria of some of these headlines. But the reality is, this latest...
- Posted 104 days ago
Illinois Governor Signs New Law Expanding Gun Buyer Background Checks
Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a new gun-control measure into law Sunday that requires all gun owners, including private citizens, to check the background of the person buying the gun. Under previous legislation, adults only...
- Posted 114 days ago