Browsing All posts tagged under »School Shootings«

Train Teachers To Shoot Intruders

March 17, 2018 by


By Tom McLaughlin ~ Five years ago I wrote a column titled: “Time to Arm Teachers.” That wasn’t a popular notion in 2013 but perhaps its time has come after the Florida shootings last week. The idea was pitched to me by men uniquely qualified to train those teachers willing to carry concealed weapons and […]

NY Times Sheds Journalistic Inquiry, Goes All In On Anti-Gun Children’s Crusade

March 15, 2018 by


By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times has fully and unapologetically embraced the children’s crusade of gun control, in the aftermath of the Parkland school killings, and is now cheering on the promised nationwide school walkout today. The lead National section story for Wednesday, reported by Stephanie Saul and Anemona Hartocollis, was headlined “Too […]

White House Releases New Details On School Safety Agenda

March 13, 2018 by


By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump will push states to make it easier to seize weapons from people a court finds dangerous, hold federal agencies more accountable for background checks, and promote arming teachers. The White House’s formal release of a school safety agenda is an early step, as the president is also naming […]

Millennials Aren’t More Liberal On Gun Control Than Prior Generations, Polls Find

March 12, 2018 by


By Kyle Perisic ~ Millennials aren’t more liberal on gun control than their parents or grandparents, according to recent polls. To the contrary, there’s some evidence that gun control is supported less by people 30 and younger now than previous generations. Gallup has been surveying adults under 30 for the past three years, and on […]

Industry Leaders Defend Violent Video Games In Meeting With Trump

March 9, 2018 by


By Fred Lucas ~ President Donald Trump met Thursday with representatives of the video game industry to discuss the impact of violent games as he advocates ways to make schools safer. Among the president’s guests were Strauss Zelnick, chief executive officer of Rockstar Games; Pat Vance, president of Entertainment Software Rating Board; Mike Gallagher, president […]

Politico Writer Angry At Broward Sheriff For Hurting Liberal Anti-NRA Narrative

March 4, 2018 by


By P.J. Gladnick ~ Michael Grunwald expressed his anger in Politico magazine at Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel. He is upset because Sheriff Israel’s inept leadership and boastful manner has diverted attention away from the anti-NRA narrative being promoted by the left and the mainstream media. Yes, instead of being primarily concerned about how the […]

Repealing Gun-Free School Zones Act Would Make Schools Safer, Kentucky Lawmaker Says

March 3, 2018 by


By Rachel del Guidice ~ Schools would be better protected from mass shootings if federal legislation enacted in 1990 that bans guns from school zones is repealed, a Kentucky congressman says. “I have used the statistic on ‘Meet the Press’ Sunday that 98 percent of mass public shootings happen in gun-free zones, and I believe […]