Browsing All posts tagged under »Violent Crime«

In Los Angeles, A Breakdown Of Civilization

May 12, 2022 by


By Jarrett Stepman ~ What we are witnessing in Los Angeles is a breakdown of civilization, all in the name of so-called social justice. On May 3, an armed man attacked comedian Dave Chappelle—who has drawn the ire of the left for daring to make jokes it doesn’t like about transgender activists—during a live performance […]

Who Suffers The Most From America’s Crime Wave?

April 13, 2022 by


By GianCarlo Canaparo and Abby Kassal ~ Violent crime, like the price of gas, is rising. Not everyone is experiencing this crime wave in the same way. For some, it’s a distant issue experienced by other people somewhere else. For others, it’s a daily life-threatening concern. We parsed the FBI’s crime data from 2011 to […]

Blame Criminals, Democrat Left For Today’s Crime Surge

June 7, 2021 by


By Deroy Murdock ~ Today’s explosion in violent crime parallels the return of 1970s-style inflation and gasoline lines. Wide ties and polyester slacks can’t be far behind. Criminals themselves are the root cause of crime—now and forevermore. But the thugs’ enablers, and sometime cheerleaders, are the root cause of nearly every contemporary American malady: the […]

America’s Top 20 Cities For Crime, And What Party Runs Them

June 25, 2020 by


By Fred Lucas ~ Annoyed that Senate Democrats are blocking a police reform bill, President Donald Trump said Wednesday that the 20 U.S. cities with the highest crime rates are all run by Democrats. “The Senate Republicans want very much to pass a bill on police reform,” Trump said during a Rose Garden press conference […]

The Fatherless Factor in Violent Crime

April 18, 2019 by


Even though this article was written a few weeks ago it has an insight into the violence we have been experiencing. He’s seeing the “Elephant 🐘 in the room” that most pundits are missing or ignoring.  —ed While the Left focuses on the tool used, too many people ignore the underlying crisis.  ~ Patrick Hampton  […]

The Fatherless Factor in Violent Crime

April 8, 2019 by


While the Left focuses on the tool used, too many people ignore the underlying crisis. ~ Patrick Hampton ~. In response to the mass shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, the country’s prime minister announced a “military-style semiautomatic weapons” ban that is pending approval from parliament. While New Zealanders sort out this country-wide motion, Western society […]

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 […]

She Was Raped At 22. Now She Advocates For Women To Have Choice To Carry A Gun.

October 1, 2016 by


By Kelsey Harkness ~ Amanda Collins had never planned on becoming a Second Amendment advocate. But on Oct. 22, 2007, when she was just 22 years old, her life would change forever. “I lived through the worst fear that I had had up until that point,” Collins, who’s now a mother of three, told The […]

Before Shooting, Dallas Police Department Known For Community Outreach

July 9, 2016 by


By Josh Siegel ~ The police department that became the victim of the deadliest attack on American law enforcement officers since 9/11 is known for its innovative, community-focused approach to the job of protecting the public, and enforcing the law. The killing Thursday night of five police officers in Dallas, and the police shootings in […]

Racial Bean Counting Is Making Schools Unsafe

January 22, 2016 by


By Betsy McCaughey, PhD ~ President Obama’s acting secretary of education, John King, hijacked Martin Luther King Jr. Day to accuse public schools of racism because black students are punished more often and more harshly than others. The Obama administration has been threatening school districts with lawsuits and federal-funding cuts wherever it finds “racial disparities” […]

No ‘Time’ For Balance On Connecticut’s No-Fly-List Gun Ban

December 11, 2015 by


By Ken Shepherd ~ Today liberal Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy (D) announced he is issuing an executive order to forbid gun sales in the Nutmeg State to any individual who happens to ping the federal no-fly list. Time magazine’s John Samburn dutifully reported the development but without giving any consideration to the reaction from critics […]

Now Is Not The Time For More Gun Control

December 10, 2015 by


By Gregory D. Lee ~ To the chagrin of the media and other liberals, the “mass shooting” in San Bernardino, California last week was a terrorist attack. The media held back revealing the names of the two dead terrorist for four hours, hoping they could find any connection with right-wing, anti-abortion, Tea Party, NRA card […]

Even Hard-Left Politifact Criticized The New ‘Definition’ Of ‘Mass Shooting’ Two Months Ago

December 7, 2015 by


By Tom Blumer ~ As shown early this morning, the press’s redefinition of the term “mass shooting” has turned into a nearly omnipresent meme virtually overnight in the wake of Wednesday’s Islamic terrorist massacre in San Bernardino, California. Under the new, demonstrably indefensible definition which not only breaks with past practice but also pretends it never […]

CNN’s Costello Badgers Pro-Gun Guest, But More Polite To Gun Critic

December 4, 2015 by


By Brad Wilmouth ~ CNN host Carol Costello showed a blatant double standard in her treatment of a pro-gun guest in contrast with a gun control advocate on Thursday’s CNN Newsroom between two segments featuring gun expert John Lott of the Crime Prevention Research Center — author of More Guns, Less Crime — and Dan […]

Media Blame Conservatives, NRA Before Knowing Anything About San Bernardino Shooter

December 3, 2015 by


By Kristine Marsh ~ On Wednesday, another mass shooting occurred in San Bernardino, CA, at a social care center for people with developmental disabilities. Before police had even identified the shooter, liberal journalists on Twitter came to their own conclusions: It must be a crazy right-winger. Without a second thought, they blamed conservatives, the GOP […]

Outraged By “Militarized Police?” Think Of Stockton

July 23, 2014 by


By Gregory D. Lee ~ The violent bank robbery on July 16, 2014, in Stockton, California illustrates why police departments are seeking surplus military vehicles to help protect themselves and the public. Three bank robbers, later identified as members of the notorious Norteno Mexican street gang, robbed a Bank of the West branch in Stockton. […]

It’s Time to Buy a Gun

December 19, 2012 by


By Alan Caruba ~ Over the past year I endured a hefty measure of stress due to a “noisy neighbor” in the apartment adjacent to mine that caused me to lose thirty pounds. I could never enter my bedroom without pausing to listen for the pounding, rhythmic sounds of music he favored. I would be […]

Time for a National Dialogue on Crime?

November 27, 2010 by


By Dr. Laina Farhat-Holzman No matter what we do, our prisons seem to get more and more crowded. Judges are often given no choice in the sentencing for certain crimes, and the crimes we list on the books keep growing. Just as we need to redo the nation’s infrastructure each half-century, we need to redo […]