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CPRC on the Michigan Talk Radio: On what crime fighting policies best help poor blacks


Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber about his op-ed piece in the New York Post on what crime fighting policies best help poor blacks.

(August 30, 2016 from 6:35 to 6:43 AM)

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Talks in Colorado, Arizona, and California for this coming week

This post may be updated over the next few days as some other events are finalized.

Colorado — September 6th: talk at the Univ of Colorado at Boulder Law School with commentary from Professor Ahmed White from noon to 1:30 PM (see flyer above, sponsored by the School federalist Society); Evening talk at New Horizons Christian Church, 701 Carbondale Drive, Dacono, CO 80514  from 7:00 to 8:30 PM

Phoenix — September 7th: Debate at the Arizona State University Law School with AZ state Representative Juan Mendez from noon to 1:30 and ASU 7:30 to 9 PM (Gun Free Zones, College of Design, Room 234, 850 S.…


31 Aug , 2016

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Response to Evan DeFilippis and Devin Hughes’ newest claims at ThinkProgress


I have responded previously to some of these claims by Evan DeFilippis and Devin Hughes. Their latest attack is over at ThinkProgress, which bills itself as providing a progressive perspective. No doubt, the attack was prompted by the media coverage that I have been getting for my new book, The War on Guns.  …


31 Aug , 2016

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CPRC on the Sandy Rios in the Morning Show: “The War on Guns: Arming yourself against gun control lies”

President of the Crime Prevention Research Center, Dr. John R. Lott, spoke with host Sandy Rios about the huge problem Chicago has with violent crime and murders. Dr. Lott wrote an article featured in the New York Post looking at Hillary Clinton’s policies compared to Donald Trump where he shows Trump’s policies are clearly better for blacks.…

31 Aug , 2016

The Washington Times review of “The War on Guns”

From the book review in The Washington Times:

In his new book, “The War on Guns: Arming Yourself Against Gun Control Lies,” John Lott methodically dismantles one popular gun-control myth after another.

It has been said that a lie told often enough becomes the truth, and a similar phenomenon is overwhelming the gun debate in America.

30 Aug , 2016

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Thank you card from our favorite Sheriff, David Clarke

30 Aug , 2016

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CPRC on Beyond the News with Canada’s Brian Lilley (580 CFRA): The War on Guns

Dr. John Lott spoke with Canadian radio host Brian Lilley about his new book “The War on Guns” and the dangers of gun-control measures that many people do not consider.  Lilley’s show originates from Ottawa, Ontario.

(August 26, 2016)


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CPRC’s Nikki Goeser on the Tom Roten Morning Show: “Denied A Chance: How Gun Control helped a stalker murder my husband”

CPRC’s Nikki Goeser spoke with host Tom Roten about her experience helpless in a gun-free zone when her stalker murdered her husband in front of her. Nikki gives a detailed interview about what she went through and what she wants to the public to learn from her experience.


(August 12, 2016)

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CPRC on the John Carlson and Kirby Wilbur Show (KVI 570 Seattle, WA): Dr. Lott talks “The War on Guns”


President of the Crime Prevention Research Center, Dr. John R. Lott, talked with hosts John Carlson & Kirby Wilbur about his new book “The War on Guns” and what is at stake with the upcoming presidential election. Dr. Lott talks about the many myths the media pushes about the dangers of guns and how gun-control laws put in place to help keep people safe, are actually flawed and endanger good people who want to protect themselves.…

30 Aug , 2016

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Response to DeFilippis and Hughes Review of The War on Guns

DeFilippis and Hughes have another piece attacking Dr. Lott’s new book The War on Guns (UPDATE: DeFilippis and Hughes discretely note by their byline that they have updated this piece, but we haven’t taken the time to go through it again to see what they have changed.).  Past responses to Evan DeFilippis and Devin Hughes claims are available here and here.  …