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At the Daily Caller: Media makes a tradition of botching Auschwitz’s liberation anniversary

31 Jan , 2019  

One of the more horrendous crimes of the 20th century was the holocaust, in which Germany exterminated 12 million people. 6 million were Jews. Dr. John Lott has a piece on the untold history of Auschwitz.

Despite all of the commemorations on Sunday, Auschwitz’s final liberation didn’t occur on Jan. 27, 1945.

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On Dana Loesch’s Relentless:Debunking Boston University School of Public Health’s Study On Guns and Suicide Rates

30 Jan , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott explains poorly done studies supposedly linking gun ownership to youth suicide rates and how these studies are being used to saturate the public in order to convince people that they should be afraid to have guns.

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On The Michigan Talk Network: SCOTUS taking up “bearing arms” case

29 Jan , 2019  

Dr. John Lott, President of the Crime Prevention Research Center, talks with Steve Gruber about the U.S. Supreme Court taking up a case concerning New York City’s current gun ordinance and “the right to bear arms.” This is the biggest gun rights case in nearly a decade. The court will review New York City resident gun owners’ ability to carry their (legal) guns outside of their homes.…

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On the Daily Caller Podcast: Buzzfeed Spreads Fake News And Dems Try To Pass Meaningless Gun Bills

28 Jan , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott sat down with Derek Hunter at the Daily Caller Podcast to talk about his own experiences with Buzzfeed spreading fake news. He also discussed why Democrats’ latest gun bill won’t solve any of the nation’s problems with crime.

(Friday, January 25, 2019)

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Television Show Bias on gun control: The Rookie pushes gun buybacks, registration of guns, and shows an accidental gunshot killing a woman

28 Jan , 2019   Video

In a series of scenes that could have been written by Michael Bloomberg, The Rookie tries making the case for gun buybacks and gun registration (S1, E11). The officers in this scene tell people that turning in their guns to police during the buyback will make the city safer. A woman is shown bringing in her father’s weapons, one of which is a Claymore mine.…

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On Boston’s WROL to discuss a New York City gun control case that will be heading to the US Supreme Court

27 Jan , 2019  

Dr. John Lott talked to Joe Ligotti on Boston’s WROL about the US Supreme Court granting cert to a New York City case about limitations on people’s right to carry guns. Legal gun owners in the city can only transport their guns between their home and a gun range. They can’t even transport a gun between their home in New York City and somewhere upstate.…

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CPRC in the News: Wall Street Journal, San Jose Mercury News, Gentleman’s Quarterly, Brazilian publications, Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, and others

27 Jan , 2019  

 

The Mercury News (San Jose, California), January 20, 2019; East Bay Times (Walnut Creek, California), January 20, 2019; Daily Democrat (Woodland, California), January 21, 2019; Enterprise-Record (Chico, California), January 21, 2019; Oroville Mercury-Register (Oroville, California), GOPUSA, January 21, 2019

“There’s a whole host of reasonable regulations if you go to a gun store, but if you’re outside a gun store there are few if any regulations, at least at the federal level,” [David Chipman, with the Giffords Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence] said.

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On Newsmax: BuzzFeed and me- The incredible thing the site’s CEO did using my name without permission

26 Jan , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott discusses how BuzzFeed CEO Jonah Peretti impersonated him back in 2003 to support gun control. Peretti sent out hundreds of thousands of emails lobbying against the proposed “Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act.” This bill ,which was being debated at the time (it ultimately passed in 2005), protected gun makers from abusive lawsuits that were designed solely to put them out of business with overwhelming legal fees.…

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On Blaze TV’s American Bolling: The Slow Death of Journalism

25 Jan , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott talked to Eric Bolling about his experience with BuzzFeed founder and CEO Jonah Peretti. Before founding BuzzFeed, Peretti had impersonated Lott and a business competitor named Jeff Goldblatt. Peretti created AskJohnLott.org and sent mass emails from john@AskJohnLott.org to try to convince people to ask their Congressmen and Senators to vote against legislation that would protect gun makers against abusive lawsuits.…

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Upcoming debates: University of Kentucky and Truman State University

25 Jan , 2019  

Dr. John Lott will be debating Paul Helmke, the former president of the Brady Campaign, at two different universities in the coming weeks.

— University of Kentucky in Lexington, Kentucky, Tuesday, January 29th, in the Worsham Cinema from 6:30 to 8:30 PM

— Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri, Friday, February 8th from 7:00 to 8:30 PM.…