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Twenty killed in school shooting massacre in Crimea, wounds more than 65, 10 in critical, 5 in coma described as “extremely grave”

18 Oct , 2018  

Unless you watch the news closely you likely missed the news that a day ago there was a very deadly mass public school shooting in Crimea. It will probably be another day or so until there is a good idea how many people were killed by eighteen-year-old Vladislav Roslyakov. This case will quickly be forgotten in the news coverage.…

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On the Michigan Talk Network to discuss how even after Kavanaugh’s confirmation, Democrats will control most of the Circuit Courts in the country

17 Oct , 2018  

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network to discuss how even after Kavanaugh’s confirmation, Democrats still control most of the Circuit Courts in the country and that they will continue to do so even if Trump was able to fill on the current vacancies.

(Tuesday, October 16, 2018, from 6:45 to 6:54 AM)

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At Townhall: Why O’Rourke’s Rhetoric on Police Shootings Is Wrong—And Dangerous

16 Oct , 2018  

Dr. John Lott has a new piece at Townhall.com on the claims of systematic racism by police that starts this way:

Would you describe police as the “new Jim Crow”?  That is what Democrat Senate nominee Beto O’Rourke recently told students at Prairie View A&M University. Accusing police of “shooting that person solely based on the color of their skin.”

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Investor’s Business Daily: Kavanaugh: His Contentious Confirmation Won’t Be The Last One Like That

16 Oct , 2018  

Dr. John Lott had an op-ed in Investor’s Business Daily noting that we will continue to have confirmation battles such as Justice Brett Kavanaugh’s.

Judicial confirmations have become a blood sport, as the lengthy approval of Brett Kavanaugh showed. Wasn’t it just weeks ago at John McCain’s funeral that Democrats were calling for more civility in politics?

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On Minnesota’s giant KTLK to discuss Michael Bloomberg’s huge spending against Congressman Jason Lewis in Minnesota

15 Oct , 2018  

Dr. John Lott talked on the 50,000-watt KTLK’s Justice and Drew program about Michael Bloomberg’s massive campaign spending against Congressman Jason Lewis. Bloomberg has given $1.3 million to Gabby Giffords’ gun control organization to target Lewis.

(Monday, October 15, 2018, 8:35 to 8:44 AM)

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Talk in NYC this coming Monday on Mass Public Shootings across countries

15 Oct , 2018  

Dr. John Lott will be giving a talk in NYC at The Monday Meeting this coming Monday at 6:00 PM. The talk will be on the CPRC’s new research on mass public shootings across countries. Ann Coulter will also be talking. Requests to attend need to be sent here: rsvp@themondaymeeting.com.

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At Fox News: Supreme Court fight over Kavanaugh got lots of attention, but most federal court action is elsewhere

14 Oct , 2018  

Dr. John Lott has a new piece at Fox News on the fact that even if Trump is president for two terms, Democrats will still control most of the lower courts. His latest piece starts this way:

Republicans are ecstatic and Democrats are livid about Brett Kavanaugh’s Senate confirmation as a Supreme Court justice.

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In the Brazilian newspaper Mundo: Gun control disarms the poor, most vulnerable

12 Oct , 2018  

With the conservative candidate in the Brazilian presidential election pushing hard to “give guns to good people,” the issue of gun control is front and center in the race. Rough translation of Dr. John Lott statement from the Portuguese in the Brazilian newspaper Mundo:

Innovative Legislation

“The debate on gun control focuses on new regulations that nothing would have done to stop the massacre of Las Vegas.

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On the Michigan Talk Network to talk about the huge amount of money that Michael Bloomberg is putting into flipping control of congress to Democrats

11 Oct , 2018  

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network to talk about the huge amount of money that Michael Bloomberg is putting into flipping control of Congress to Democrats.

(Tuesday, October 9, 2018, from 6:45 to 6:54 AM)

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Two Talks this coming weeks: Heartland Institute in Chicago and Gainesville Institute in Florida

10 Oct , 2018  

Dr. John Lott will be giving two talks this coming week.

“AN EVENING DISCUSSION GUN RIGHTS IN AMERICA IN 2018,” Heartland Institute, OCTOBER 10, 2018 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM, 3939 North Wilke Road, Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004, Tickets available here.

“WHAT  DO THE REAL NUMBERS TELL US ABOUT MASS SHOOTINGS AND CRIME?”…