15 Oct , 2018

Talk in NYC this coming Monday on Mass Public Shootings across countries

Dr. John Lott will be giving a talk in NYC at The Monday Meeting this coming Monday at 6:00 PM. The talk will be on the CPRC’s new research on mass public shootings across countries. Ann Coulter will also be talking. Requests to attend need to be sent here: rsvp@themondaymeeting.com.

10 Oct , 2018

Two Talks this coming weeks: Heartland Institute in Chicago and Gainesville Institute in Florida

Dr. John Lott will be giving two talks this coming week.

“AN EVENING DISCUSSION GUN RIGHTS IN AMERICA IN 2018,” Heartland Institute, OCTOBER 10, 2018 5:30 PM – 7:30 PM, 3939 North Wilke Road, Arlington Heights, Illinois 60004, Tickets available here.

“WHAT  DO THE REAL NUMBERS TELL US ABOUT MASS SHOOTINGS AND CRIME?” Gainesville Institute, Santa Fe College, October 12, 2018, 11 AM to noon, at Santa Fe College Health Sciences Building Room 108

25 Sep , 2018

Talk on Wednesday at the Spokane College Women’s Association on “Gun Control Lies”

Dr. John Lott will be in Spokane, Washington on Wednesday, September 26, 2018, to speak to the Spokane College Women’s Association on the topic of “Gun Control Lies” (details on how to sign up are available here). The luncheon is at noon at the Red Lion River Inn on 700 N.

23 Jul , 2018

Talks at the 2018 High School Leadership Summit in Washington DC on Tuesday, July 24th and Wednesday, July 25th

Update: A description of one of Dr. Lott’s talks is available here.

Original: Dr. John Lott will be talking from 8:00 to 8:30 AM to the High School Leadership Summit at the Lisner Auditorium at George Washington University. He will also be providing a brief discussion on what can be done to stop school shootings on Tuesday.  …

19 Jul , 2018

Talk on gun control in Fort Worth, Texas this Thursday evening

Dr. John Lott will be giving a talk on gun control this Thursday, July 19th in Fort Worth. The link to obtain tickets is available here.

7 Jul , 2018

Testimony on Monday to Arkansas Legislature, talks in Little Rock and Memphis will also be given on Monday and Tuesday

Dr. John Lott will be testifying on Monday to the Arkansas state Legislature Joint Performance Review Committee.  The hearing will focus on the preliminary report released this past Tuesday by the Governor’s School Safety Commission. The meeting will be held in Monday, July 9th at 1:00 p.m. in Room A, 5th Floor, MAC Building.…


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



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.…


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)