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On the Wayne Allyn Root Show: Gun-Death Hoax Faked The Facts, Which The Media Echoed

21 Jul , 2021  

Dr. John Lott was on the national Wayne Allyn Root Show to talk about the high school commencement hoax perpetrated by gun control activists.

(Wednesday, July 7, 2021, 7:35 pm to 7:57 pm ET).

Amicus Brief

The Crime Prevention Research Center’s Amicus Brief on New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. Bruen

21 Jul , 2021  

The CPRC has put together an Amicus brief on the concealed carry case that will be heard by the Supreme Court in October. It is available to read here. All the briefs are available here.…

Investigative News Piece

At Real Clear Investigations: Despite What Biden Says, Guns Factor in Only a Small Percentage of Violent Crimes

20 Jul , 2021  

Dr. John Lott has a new investigative news piece at Real Clear Investigations that was also up on the Real Clear Politics page.

In response to sharp increases in violent crime, President Biden stressed again last week that his administration is focused on “stemming the flow of firearms used to commit violent crimes.” 

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Radio

On the Michigan Talk Network: What Biden’s policy to go after “Rogue Gun Dealers” really means

20 Jul , 2021  

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about Biden’s policy to go after “Rogue Gun Dealers.” This is not really aimed at rogue dealers, but really is just a means to put gun dealers out of business.

(Wednesday, July 13, 2021, from 8:33 to 8:43 AM)

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On the Alan Nathan Show: Discussing the High School Commencement Hoax by a Gun Control Group

19 Jul , 2021  

Dr. John Lott appeared on the national Alan Nathan Show to talk about his piece in the Wall Street Journal titled “The School That Wasn’t There: I Drove 950 Miles To Give A Commencement Address. It Was An Elaborate Hoax By A Gun-Control Organization.”

(Wednesday, July 7, 2021, from 12:35 to 12:53 PM)

Television

America’s Voice Live: On Democrats claims Republican Anti-Fraud Vote Regulations are Anti-Democratic

18 Jul , 2021   Video

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber about claims by Biden and other Democrats that Republican Anti-Fraud Vote Regulations are Anti-Democratic.

(Wednesday, July 14, 2021, from 2:15 to 2:24 PM)…

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Radio

On Erskine Radio: Talked about his book Gun Control Myths

18 Jul , 2021  

Dr. John Lott talked to Erskine on the USA Radio Network about his book Gun Control Myths: How politicians, the media, and botched “studies” have twisted the facts on gun control.

(Saturday, July 10, 2021 and Sunday, July 11, 2021)

Radio

On the Michigan Talk Network: More on the Gun Control Commencement Address Hoax, their false claim of 3,044, how the media uncritically repeated this claim

17 Jul , 2021  

Dr. John Lott talked to Steve Gruber on the Michigan Talk Network about the commencement address hoax by a gun control group. The videos made from this address focus on the “lost class.” Specifically, “they are the 3,044 graduating high school seniors that died from gun violence,” according to Change the Ref.…

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Louisiana will have veto override session next Tuesday for veto of Constitutional Carry

16 Jul , 2021  

Whether Louisiana will join the other 21 Constitutional Carry states will be determined next week. The bill originally passed by veto-proof margins, but the question is whether Democrats will vote the same way overturn a Democrat governor’s veto. One Republican state Senator, a close ally of the Democrat governor, is not going to attend the override session, so a Democrat who originally voted for the bill will again have to support it.…

Radio

On Coast To Coast AM: On the Surge in Violent Crime and Biden’s Lies About Guns

16 Jul , 2021  

Dr. John Lott talked to George Noory for two hours on his giant national radio show about all of Biden’s lies about guns. They discussed gun control issues and reacted to some of the new crime reduction proposals of the Biden administration. He suggested that the recent wave in crime and shootings in the US is associated with prosecutors in many urban areas declining to go after criminals.…

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