25 Jul , 2017

On the Frank Beckmann Show on WJR about the huge growth in concealed handgun permits

Dr. John Lott talked to Frank Beckmann on the giant 50,000 watt WJR in Detroit about the huge growth in concealed handgun permits and the demographic changes as more women and minorities have gotten permits.  They also discussed what has happened to crime rates and how very law-abiding permit holders are.…

24 Jul , 2017

On the Lars Larson Show: Discussing the new CPRC report on concealed carry permit holders

Dr. John Lott talked to Lars Larson about the CPRC’s newest report on concealed handgun permits.  The report shows a dramatic increase in the number of permit holders as well as the changing demographics of permit holders and how law-abiding they are.

(Friday, July 21, 2017, from 7:35 to 7:45 PM)

Lars Larson’s show is listened to by over 1.25 million people.…

23 Jul , 2017

On Fox Business’ Varney & Co to discuss the changes in concealed handgun permits

Dr. John Lott talked to Fox Business’ Stuart Varney about the CPRC’s newest study on concealed handgun permits.

(Friday, July 21, 2017, from 9:16 to 9:19 AM)

22 Jul , 2017

On WMAL’s Larry O’Connor Show to talk about the new CPRC report on concealed handgun permits

Dr. John Lott talked to Larry O’Connor on the DC’s giant WMAL to discuss the new CPRC report on concealed handgun permits.

(Thursday, July 20, 2017, from 4:05 to 4:30 PM)

Audio also available here.

 

20 Jul , 2017

On WCBM Radio in Baltimore to discuss op-ed in the Wall Street Journal and crime in Baltimore

Dr. John Lott talked to Sean & Frank on WCBM’s “Maryland’s Wake-Up Call” about the article Lott had on our new study on concealed handgun permits and what is causing increased violent crime in places such as Baltimore and Chicago.

(Thursday, July 20, 2017, from 8:35 to 8:50 AM)

16 Jul , 2017

On the Dana Loesch Radio Show

Dr. John Lott joined Dana on her national radio show to discuss the polling showing that the Women’s March doesn’t represent women’s views on guns as well as the problems with a new study on concealed handgun laws.

(Thursday, July 13, 2017, 2:35 to 2:50 PM)

11 Jul , 2017

On Coast to Coast AM: On teachers getting training to carry guns at school

Dr. John Lott talked to George Noory about teachers at K-12 schools getting training to carry concealed handguns.

(Thursday, June 28, 2017, 1:05 to 1:08 AM)

Coast to Coast AM is heard by over 2.75 million people.

11 Jul , 2017

On the Lars Larson Show: Discussing flawed research on concealed carry

Dr. John Lott talked to Lars Larson about John Donohue’s newest claim that right-to-carry permit holders are committing violent crime.

(Monday, July 10, 2017, from 6:50 to 7:00 PM)

Lars Larson’s show is listened to by over 1.25 million people.

30 Jun , 2017

Kesten Green on Australia’s The Bolt Report about whether more guns mean less crime

Kesten Green, a senior fellow with the CPRC and researcher at the University of South Australia Business School, was on SKY News’ The Bold Report to discuss how gun ownership deters violent crime.  The discussion starts off with a recent news story from Australia where three robbers tried to steal a car but they ran away as soon as the female victim pulled out a gun.  …

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27 Jun , 2017

On the Jim Bohannon morning show to discuss the aftermath of the Alexandria shooting — well worth listening to

Dr. John Lott talked to Jim Bohannon about where the gun debate stands after the Alexandria shooting.  “America in the Morning” is a nation wide syndicated radio show.  The material for these two topics can be seen in these op-eds.

At Fox News: “Why our heated political rhetoric will only get worse, not better”

In the New York Daily News: The shooting of Steve Scalise is an argument for concealed-carry reciprocity

At the Wall Street Journal: Congressman, Defend Thyself: Many lawmakers have gun permits, but we can’t use them in DC

(Friday, June 16, 2017)