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On the Sharpe Way: Talking about the media bias on guns, mass public shootings and more

22 Jul , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott talked to Larry Sharpe about a wide range of topics: media bias on guns, mass public shootings, and how gun control harms the most vulnerable.
(The Sharpe Way, July 21, 2019)

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On Armed American Radio:How gun-control research is seriously flawed

21 Jul , 2019  

Dr. Joh Lott talks with host Mark Walters about the errors often made within gun control research and how it can negatively impact the public’s opinion on guns.

Sunday, July 14, 2019 (9:05pm-10:00pm)

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At Townhall.com: National Train a Teacher Day

20 Jul , 2019  

Dr. John Lott has a new piece up at Townhall about teachers across the country getting training to protect their schools. The piece starts this way:

This weekend hundreds of teachers across the country will be getting training to carry concealed handguns at school. July 20th is National Train a Teacher Day with free training being offered for teachers by 239 instructors in 42 states.

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On The Reality Check with Charles Butler: The dangers of Gun-Free Zones and other Gun-Control

19 Jul , 2019  

Dr. Lott talks with host Charles Butler about the real dangers of gun-free zones and other gun-control laws.

Monday, July 1, 2019 (2:20pm-3:00pm)

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Even in Chicago, views on guns are starting to change: When police can’t protect people, what do you do?

18 Jul , 2019  

In January of this year, when he was running to be mayor of Chicago, State Rep. La Shawn Ford (D-Chicago) acknowledged the obvious:

Many young people in these neighborhoods carry a gun because —out of fear and a lack of trust that the police will protect them—they feel they need to take matters into their own hands and carry a gun.

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Is Twitter trying to silence conservatives? Twitter locks John Lott’s account

18 Jul , 2019   Video

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about Twitter locking Lott’s account for tweeting about the New Zealand mosque killer’s political views.

“Twitter has locked my account. I can’t post anything or read messages from other users. The reason? In March, I tweeted that the perpetrator of the New Zealand mosque shooting was ‘a socialist, environmentalist, who hates capitalists & free trade.’ I also wrote that the killer believed his attack would ‘lead to more gun control’ in New Zealand and the United States.“

Here are the first 7 minutes of the 9 minute interview.…

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On the Bill Martinez National Radio Show: Twitter blocks John Lott for telling the truth about New Zealand shooter

17 Jul , 2019  

Dr. John Lott talks with Bill Martinez about Twitter’s inconsistent and biased terms of use and guidelines. Dr. Lott was blocked from Twitter, initially without any real explanation. Dr. Lott explains his communication with Twitter about this and their censorship of conservatives.

Friday, July 12, 2019 (10:06am-10:15am)

 

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On the Larry Elder Show on Twitter Locking out John Lott’s Account and our op-ed in the Washington Post on the Virginia Beach attack

16 Jul , 2019  

Dr. John Lott talked to Larry Elder on his national radio show about Twitter locking out John Lott’s account and our op-ed in the Washington Post on the Virginia Beach attack.

(Thursday, July 11, 2019, 7:20 to 7:40 PM)

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Crime Prevention Research Center will be at Freedomfest in Las Vegas in July

16 Jul , 2019  

More information on Freedomfest is available here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Fresno County Sheriff in California tries to encourage people in her county to get concealed handgun permits

16 Jul , 2019  

Getting a concealed handgun permit in California is difficult. In most counties, the strict, 16-hour training requirement and high fees aren’t the biggest obstacles. The biggest difficulty is simply convincing local law enforcement to agree that you have a legitimate reason to get a permit.

Mims said she’s tried to encourage people to apply for CCW licenses since she was elected sheriff in 2006.