20 Nov , 2018

Bloomberg’s Everytown former Research Director hired by New York Times to cover gun control issues

Bloomberg’s Everytown former Research Director, Ted Alcorn, is now covering public health & safety reporting, obviously including gun control issues, for the New York Times. Does the New York Times think that hiring an activist like this helps with people’s impression that they have a lot of bias on gun control issues?…

19 Nov , 2018

Another Mass Public shooting in yet another gun-free zone: Chicago’s Mercy Hospital

A police officer and two others were murdered at Chicago’s Mercy Hospital today. One person was killed outside the hospital and the other two were killed inside it. The killer, Juan Lopez, was himself killed, though it isn’t yet clear if he took his own life or was killed by police.…


19 Nov , 2018

Interview with Mexico’s EnlaceJudio about terrorist attacks against Jews and others

Mexico’s EnlaceJudio describes our interview this way: “How Israel has changed its strategy to combat terrorism, allowing more people to carry weapons in a covert manner. Interview in the City of Ideas.”

18 Nov , 2018

CPRC in the News: In Spanish, Coverage received in Puebla, Mexico at the 2018 Ciudad de las Ideas


E-Consulta, November 16, 2018

La conferencia inaugural de la XI edición de la Ciudad de las Ideas (CDI), que en esta ocasión lleva por lema Burning questions, estuvo a cargo deleconomista y escritor John R. Lott Jr. quien abordó el tema de las leyes que regulan la posesión de armamento.

17 Nov , 2018

Thirteen defensive gun uses by people legally carrying guns over the past month

Seattle, Washington, November 2, 2018 (Q13 FOX News)

An armed bystander chased after the suspect in a domestic-violence stabbing at Seattle Center on Friday afternoon, backing him down until another man pepper-sprayed the suspect and police eventually Tazed and arrested him. . . .

The armed man, Scott Brown, works at one of the stands in The Armory, the food-court area in the Seattle Center where the stabbing took place.

16 Nov , 2018

On Dana Loesch’s Relentless: Comparing mass public shootings across countries and states and on the dangers of gun-free zones

Dana Loesch and Dr. John Lott comparing mass public shooting statistics across countries and states and discussing the dangers of gun-free zones.

(Wednesday, November 14, 2018, from 6:03 to 6:15 PM)


15 Nov , 2018

On Cincinnati’s giant 50,000-watt WLW to discuss the dangers of gun-free zones

Dr. John Lott talked to Scott Sloan on the giant 50,000-watt WLS about the mass public shooting in California and the dangers of gun-free zones.

(Friday, November 9, 2018, from 8:05 to 8:21 AM)

15 Nov , 2018

On the Michigan Talk Network to talk about the dangers of gun-free zones in latest shooting in California

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network to discuss the dangers of gun-free zones at the Borderline Bar & Grill in Thousand Oaks, California.

(Tuesday, November 13, 2018, from 6:45 to 6:54 AM)

14 Nov , 2018

On the Larry Elder national radio show to discuss the California bar shooting, gun-free zones, and media bias

John Lott talked to Larry Elder on his national radio show to discuss the California bar shooting, gun-free zones, and media bias.

(Monday, November 12, 2018, from 8:20 to 8:40 PM)

14 Nov , 2018

On Washington, DC’s WMAL to discuss Maryland’s Reg Flag Law

Dr. John Lott was on WMAL’s Mornings on the Mall with Mary Walter and Vince Coglianese to discuss Maryland’s new red flag law. So far in less than a month 114 people have had their guns taken away from them, and there has been one fatality from the process when the police confronted a man at 5:17 AM.…