3 Dec , 2018

CPRC in the News: Instapundit, Breitbart, The Daily Telegraph (UK), Powerline, and much more

This has been a very busy news coverage the last couple of weeks with coverage in the Associated Press with stories in hundreds of news outlets, NPR, and our op-ed in the Chicago Tribune picked up in at least 17 other newspapers across the country.

 

 

 

 

Tallahassee Democrat, November 30, 2018

Florida is one of sixteen states that prohibit guns on college campuses, according to Campus Safety, and is among the 32 states that do not generally allow K-12 teachers to bear arms in the classroom, according to the Crime Prevention Research Center.

1 Dec , 2018

On Dana Loesch’s Relentless: Permit holders are quite successful in stopping mass public shootings

Dr. John Lott was on Dana Loesch’s Relentless to discuss data showing that concealed handgun permit holders are actually quite successful in stopping mass public shootings.

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1 Dec , 2018

Twelve States Mandate People can Carry Guns on College Campuses, 23 states leave it up to individual schools

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On Thursday, May 4th, 2017, Georgia became the 12th state to mandate that public universities allow people to carry guns on campus.  Following Arkansas, Georgia was the second state to pass campus carry in 2017.  Ten other states have done so: Arkansas, Colorado, Idaho, Kansas, Mississippi, Oregon, Tennessee (faculty and staff), Texas, Utah and Wisconsin.  …

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30 Nov , 2018

On the Michigan Talk Network to discuss our new research on mass public shootings around the world

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about our new research on mass public shootings around the world.

(Tuesday, November 27, 2018, from 6:45 to 6:54 AM)

29 Nov , 2018

NPR stations across the country run story citing our research on the number of concealed handgun permits

Our research on the number of concealed handgun permits received coverage at NPR stations across the country. The number of concealed handgun permits provides some perspective to the 3,896 guns found by people at airports.

According to the Crime Prevention Research Center, a conservative nonprofit, more than 17.2 million people have concealed handgun permits in 2018, up more than 5 percent this year.

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28 Nov , 2018

On One America News: “New research exposes liberal lies about gun violence”

Dr. John Lott joined Liz Wheeler on One America News’ Tipping Point to discuss the different definitions of mass shootings and how they are often misused.

(Wednesday, November 14, 2018, 9 PM hour)…

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28 Nov , 2018

On the Michigan Talk Network to talk about our research on Mass Public Shootings

Dr. John Lott was on the Steve Gruber Show on the Michigan Talk Network to discuss our research on Mass Public Shootings.

(Wednesday, November 21, 2018, from 6:45 to 6:54 AM)

27 Nov , 2018

On Chicago’s WIND to talk about Democrats’ plans to take away people’s guns

Dr. John Lott talked to Dan Proft and Amy Jacobson on Chicago’s WIND radio about the moves in many states to take away people’s guns, from Red Flag laws to wanting interviews with friends and relatives to requiring access to people’s social media accounts.

(Monday, November 26, 2018, from 8:35 to 8:48 AM)…

27 Nov , 2018

On Chicago’s WVON to talk about our op-ed in the Chicago Tribune about mass public shootings

Dr. John Lott talked to Cliff Kelley on Chicago’s black talk radio station, WVON, about our op-ed in the Chicago Tribune about mass public shootings.

(Wednesday, November 21, 2018, 5:37- 6:00 PM)

26 Nov , 2018

On the Vicki McKenna Show to discuss how the rate of mass public shootings is much higher outside the US

Dr. John Lott was on the Vicki McKenna Show that covers most of Wisconsin (WISN, WIBA, WMEQ) to discuss how the rate of mass public shootings is much higher outside the US.

(Monday, November 26, 2018, from 4:20 to 4:46 PM)

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