20 Jul , 2018

At Fox News: Trump Administration agreement means “This Marks the End of Gun Control”

Dr. John Lott has a major piece up at Fox News where he explains how a new Trump Administration agreement means “This Marks the End of Gun Control.” The piece starts this way:

The federal government has finally recognized the obvious – that sharing instructions on how to make guns with 3D printers counts as constitutionally protected speech.

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20 Jul , 2018

On Blunt Force Truth: The Truth Behind Gun Crime and Gun Laws- An Interview with John Lott

Dr. John Lott talked to legendary game show host Chuck Woolery and his accomplice Mark Young about gun control on their podcast, Blunt Force Truth.

“Chuck and Mark ask Dr. Lott about the statistics on gun-free zones, mass shootings, and concealed carry. Dr. Lott explains how these three topics are dependent on each other and he shares the statistics that support his explanation.…

19 Jul , 2018

Houston Husband saves wife from two armed robbers who attacked when she got out of her car

Houston Husband saves wife from two armed robbers who attacked when she got out of her car. This happened around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, 2018, at a home in southeast Houston near Scott and Airport.
From KHOU 11 in Houston, Texas.…

19 Jul , 2018

Talk on gun control in Fort Worth, Texas this Thursday evening

Dr. John Lott will be giving a talk on gun control this Thursday, July 19th in Fort Worth. The link to obtain tickets is available here.

18 Jul , 2018

On the Dave Elswick Radio Show after Lott’s testimony before Arkansas Legislature

On July 9th, Dr. John Lott testified before the Arkansas state legislature and later that afternoon he talked about the appearance on the Dave Elswick radio show in Little Rock.

(Monday, July 9, 2018, from 3:50 to 4:30 PM)

17 Jul , 2018

More TV bias on Guns: History Channel’s Seal Team Six: Despite terrorist threats to family, Seal team member tries to convince his wife that she is safer without a gun

Jackie Ortiz (played by Nadine Velazquez), the wife of a Seal Team Six member, asks her husband, Ricky Ortiz (played by Juan-Pablo Raba) to teach her how to use a handgun for self-defense after his family was threatened by Islamist militants. She explains that she is worried when he is not around to protect the family.…

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16 Jul , 2018

At Townhall.com: “How Entertainment Shows have become Vehicles for Gun Control Propaganda”

Dr. John Lott has a new piece up at Townhall.com on the continuing bias in entertainment television. The piece starts this way:

All of the major television networks use their primetime entertainment shows to push a pro-gun control agenda.  Liberal television executives apparently think that they have the power to change Americans’ attitudes.

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16 Jul , 2018

At The Hill: Gun control advocates are hyperventilating over Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court nomination

Dr. John Lott’s latest piece at The Hill is available here:

Gun control advocates are hyperventilating over President Trump’s nomination of Judge Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court. Michael Bloomberg’s anti-gun rights group, Everytown for Gun Safety, warned: “Judge Kavanaugh has applied an extreme and dangerous interpretation of the Second Amendment when determining whether a law is constitutional, one that does not take into account a law’s impact on public safety.”

Since the Supreme Court’s last gun control case in 2010, the court has turned away at least 15 gun-rights cases, including several challenges to prohibitions on semi-automatic assault rifles and on public carry of firearms.

14 Jul , 2018

Testimony before the Arkansas Legislature’s Joint Performance Review Committee

On Monday, July 9th, Dr. John Lott was the lead witness before the Arkansas Legislature’s Joint Performance Review Committee. A copy of Lott’s PowerPoint is available here.

From CBS Channel 11 in Little Rock.

But the uniform praise for SRO’s came to a halt later at the Capitol when Dr.

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14 Jul , 2018

On Point of View to discuss the shooting of reporters in Annapolis, Maryland

Dr. John Lott talked to Kerby Anderson, Penna Dexter, and Kelly Shackelford about the shooting of reporters in Annapolis, Maryland.

Some notes on the attack are available here.

(Friday, June 29, 2018)