7 Jun , 2018

Talk on Gun Control Advocate False Claims

Dr. John Lott gave a talk on the lies that gun control advocates make at the American Freedom Alliance in Los Angeles on May 20, 2018.  Many of the graphs and a more discussion is available in our recent post available here and Dr. Lott’s book The War on Guns

 

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7 May , 2018

On the lies by gun control advocates and how opposition to gun control has changed over time

Dr. John Lott’s talk in Dallas on May 6, 2018, at the NRA Annual Convention. He went through a series of lies by gun control advocates after he briefly discussed on the opposition to gun control has changed over the last couple of decades.  Unfortunately, the graphs are not particularly clear in the video, though a related link that covers some of the topics discussed here along with the graphs can be found here.…

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28 Apr , 2018

Talk on May 6th in Dallas, Booth at the NRA Annual Convention

Dr. John Lott will be speaking at the NRA annual meeting on Sunday, May 6 from 11:00 AM to 12:15 PM in the Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center in Dallas, rooms D163 & 165.  The title of his talk is: “The War on Guns: Arming Yourself Against the False Claims That Will be Made Against Guns During the Election.”  The convention center is located at 650 S Griffin St, Dallas, TX 75202.…

4 Apr , 2018

Talk: Should colleges be gun-free zones?

Here is a talk that Dr. John Lott gave at the Penn State University Law School on whether colleges should be gun-free zones.
(Thursday, March 1, 2018, from noon to about 1:20 PM)

31 Aug , 2017

Talk on Bloomberg and background checks on private transfers

Dr. John Lott gave a talk on the Crime Prevention Research Center’s new research on Bloomberg’s push for background checks on the private transfer of guns. If you can’t make out the slides in this talk, they are from Lott’s book “The War on Guns” and can be seen there.

(Sunday, August 27th, 2017 at the Carry Guard Expo in Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

30 Aug , 2017

Talk on the CPRC’s new research on Mass Public Shootings and Gun-free zones


Dr. John Lott gave a talk on the Crime Prevention Research Center’s on Mass Public Shootings and Gun-free zones. Unfortunately, the first few minutes of the beginning of the talk is missing. The first reference is to a quote from former President Obama that if guns stop mass public shootings, the US shouldn’t have any mass shootings.…

29 Aug , 2017

Talk on the CPRC’s new research on the changing face of people who are carrying permitted concealed handguns


Dr. John Lott gave a talk on the Crime Prevention Research Center’s new research on the changing face of people who are carrying permitted concealed handguns.  The slides in the talk are available here or in his book “The War on Guns.”

(Saturday, August 26th, 2017 at the Carry Guard Expo in Milwaukee, Wisconsin)

25 Aug , 2017

CPRC at the Carry Guard Expo in Milwaukee

For those in the Milwaukee area, the Crime Prevention Research Center is at Carry Guard Expo that is taking place this weekend at the Wisconsin Center.  We are at booth 541.

UPDATE: Talk on the Changing Face of People who are carrying Permitted Concealed Handguns.

Talk on Bloomberg and Background Checks on Private Transfers.…

20 Aug , 2017

Talks and Booth at the Carry Guard Expo 2017 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Dr. John Lott will be giving four talks on a variety of topics this coming weekend (August 25th, 26th, and 27th) at the Carry Guard Expo 2017 to be held at the Wisconsin Center in Milwaukee, Wisconsin (400 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53203).  Lott will be talking on everything from the changing demographics of concealed handgun permit holders and some of the issues that will be raised in the reciprocity debate, the danger of gun-free zones, and the impact of background checks on the private transfers of guns.  …

23 May , 2017

Talk at ‘Make the Second Amendment Great Again’ Rally in Harrisburg Pennsylvania


Dr. John Lott gave the keynote speech at a rally in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania on Monday, May 22.  While the talk was only about 9 minutes, he discussed a range of issues from the views of police to gun ownership, how crime rates change after gun bans, and background checks on the private transfer of guns.  …