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On NewsMax to talk about how to solve mass public shootings

13 Nov , 2017   Video

Dr. John Lott appeared on America Talks Live with Miranda Khan two days after the Texas church shooting.  The show appears on NewsMax TV.  They discussed background checks on guns and what type of gun control laws might stop these mass public shootings.

(Tuesday, November 7, 2017)

 

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On the Steve Gruber Show discussed how the Liberal media fixated on laws after Texas church shooting

13 Nov , 2017  

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber about how the Liberal media fixated on laws after Texas church shooting.

(Tuesday, November 7, 2017, from 6:45 to 6:53 AM)

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At Fox News: Good guys with guns saving lives

12 Nov , 2017  

With all the discussions about people having guns at churches for self-defense, Dr. John Lott has a new piece at Fox News that details some of the cases where people have used permitted concealed handguns to stop mass public shootings:

Stephen Willeford’s heroic actions last Sunday saved many lives at the First Baptist Church in Sutherland Springs, Texas. 

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On the Steve Gruber Show to discuss how Chicago’s Law-And-Order Policies Are Failing

12 Nov , 2017  

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about how Chicago’s Law-And-Order Policies Are Failing.

(Tuesday, October 31, 2017, from 6:45 to 6:52 AM)

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Ten defensive gun uses by permit holders during first 10 days of November

12 Nov , 2017  

As usual, these cases exclude ones where a store owner or a homeowner uses a gun on their own property to defend themselves.  There are so many of those reported in the news.  What we aim for here are cases where people who are legally carrying in public use a gun to defend themselves or others.…

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On Chicago’s WIND to talk about background checks for gun purchase and their limits and problems

11 Nov , 2017  

Dr. John Lott talked to Dan Proft and Amy Jacobson on WIND in Chicago about the cost and benefits of background checks for gun purchases.

(Tuesday, November 7, 2017, from 7:05 to 7:20 AM)

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Fox News on “Texas church shooting not the first time a good guy with gun takes down mass shooter”

10 Nov , 2017  

For those interested, here is our list of mass public shootings that have been stopped by concealed handgun permit holders.  Fox News has an article on permit holders stopping mass public shootings.

“These killers say they target places where people normally don’t carry guns,” John Lott, the president of the Crime Prevention Research Center, said.

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On the Vicki McKenna Show to talk about background checks and the Texas Church Shooting

9 Nov , 2017  

Dr. John Lott talked to Vicki McKenna on Wisconsin’s WISN to discuss how background checks work in the aftermath the Texas church shooting.

(Tuesday, November 7, 2017, from 4:05 to 4:18 PM)

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Piers Morgan v. John Lott on Good Morning Britain, Piers yells at Lott to “shut up!” “Silence!’

9 Nov , 2017   Video

Dr. John Lott with the Crime Prevention Research Center and Alabama Lawyer Eric Guster appeared on Good Morning Britain with Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid the day after the Texas church massacre. As Britain’s Daily Star newspaper headline noted: “Piers Morgan yells at Good Morning Britain guest in heated Texas shooting row.” As usual for Piers’ style, he tried to both ask and answer his questions, monopolizing most of the time.  …

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