31 Jul , 2018

At Fox News: Here’s why restrictions on 3D guns would violate the First Amendment as well as the Second

Dr. John Lott has a new piece up at Fox News on the continuing debate over 3D printers.

Gun control advocates don’t just have a problem with the Second Amendment – they also have real problems with the First Amendment. In an era when people can use 3D metal printers to make guns, does the First Amendment protect a book detailing a gun manufacturing process – but not computer file that does the same thing?

30 Jul , 2018

On Relentless: Media Bias Against Guns in Entertainment TV

Dr. John Lott appeared on Dana’ Loesch’s Relentless discuss the Crime Prevention Research Center’s collection of media bias in network entertainment TV.
July 19, 2018

29 Jul , 2018

On New England’s WBZ to talk to Dan Rea about reciprocity, red flag bills, and other gun issues

Dr. John Lott was on New England’s 50,000-watt WBZ to talk to Dan Rea about reciprocity, red flag bills, and other gun issues.

(Thursday, July 26, 2018, from 8:05 to 9:00 PM)

First half hour

Second half hour

28 Jul , 2018

On Chicago’s WIND to discuss the 9th circuit decision on open carrying guns

Dr. John Lott talks to Dan Proft & Amy Jacobson on Chicago’s WIND-AM to discuss the latest decision on gun rights coming out of the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals. The decision was that Americans have a right to carry guns (to “bear” them) and if they aren’t allowed to carry guns concealed, they are allowed to carry them openly.…

27 Jul , 2018

At Townhall: Hawaii and California’s Huge Second Amendment Victory

Dr. John Lott has a new op-ed at Townhall discusses the 9th Circuit Appeals Court decision this week. The piece starts this way:

Tuesday’s decision by the 9th Circuit Court of Appeals means that people in the western U.S. will now be able to openly carry a handgun in public. The decision only applies to districts under the 9th Circuit’s jurisdiction, but it will likely soon affect the rest of the country.

27 Jul , 2018

On Minnesota’s giant KTLK to discuss whether it is racist to blame high black crime rates on welfare programs that broke down families

Dr. John Lott talked to KTLK’s Justice and Drew about attacks against a friend of the CPRC, Congressman Jason Lewis. Lewis was attacked by CNN, New York Times, USA Today, and others because he argued that welfare programs that lead to the breakdown of black families contributed to more crime.

(Wednesday, 8:23 to 8:30 AM)

26 Jul , 2018

At Fox News: Here’s the real reason Democrats are so scared about Kavanaugh joining the Supreme Court

Dr. John Lott has a piece up at Fox News where he explains why Democrats are afraid of Judge Brett Kavanaugh being confirmed to the U.S. Supreme Court. The piece starts this way:

Democrats are getting hysterical about the prospect of Judge Brett Kavanaugh being seated on the Supreme Court. Most of their hyperventilating is nonsense.

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26 Jul , 2018

On Turkish World Television’s The Newsmakers to discuss Sri Lanka bringing back the death penalty

Dr. John Lott debated the death penalty on Turkish World Television’s The Newsmakers on Tuesday, July 24th.



25 Jul , 2018

On the Michigan Talk Network: What does the DOJ settlement over printing 3D images mean for

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about Lott’s recent piece on 3D printing at Fox News.

(Tuesday, July 24, 2018, from 6:45 to 6:54 AM)

25 Jul , 2018

At Townhall.com: Weak Evidence For New Gun Control Laws

Dr. John Lott had a new piece at Townhall.com that evaluates some of the gun laws that are being pushed the hardest by gun control advocates.  The piece starts this way:

Since the February shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida, gun control advocates have been crowing about all the new gun control laws that they are getting passed.