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Ben Shapiro to Jimmy Kimmel: To Say 2nd Amendment Doesn't Cover Military-Grade Weapons Is Like Saying 1st Amendment Doesn't Cover TV
In response to late-nite host Jimmy Kimmel's emotional plea about the need for federal gun control on "weapons designed to kill," 'Daily Wire' founder Ben Shapiro explained his view that the 2nd Amendment is intended specifically to allow the public to have military-grade weapons:
The National Review: Guns and Majorities
Gun owners win because they care more than the opposition. The haters of freedom aren't passionate about their cause. Second Amendment supporters live and breathe it.
Ben Stein: Humanity and Mr. Killer Paddock
Human nature won't be solved by passing laws. Evil is evil and evil will find a way.
David French: Against the Misguided Moral Superiority of Gun Controllers
Their proposals don't work. We have ideas that would actually help stop mass shootings.
The Federalist: Why We Need More Men With Guns, Not Less
Anti-gun activists would like you to think that gun violence is a growing problem in the United States as alpha males flock to gun shows to buy weapons. False.
Washington Times: Hey, Republicans, You’re Blowing It
If only the GOP’s archers could turn those arrows outward and shoot them the Democrats’ way
The Federalist: Six Reasons Your Right-Wing Friend Isn’t Coming To Your Side On Gun Control
There are several reasons Second Amendment advocates aren’t running to your side of the argument, and it might not be the ones you think.
World Net Daily: Franklin Graham Noticed One Huge Difference Between Trump, Hillary After Vegas Slaughter
But it is impossible not to notice the difference in response to the crisis of the Las Vegas shooting massacre yesterday. Hillary immediately – and ineffectively – tried to make it about gun control, her agenda
NBC: Oregon Governor Kate Brown Pushing for Gun Control Legislation
We have stopped Kate Brown before and we'll do it again. We will not allow this gun grabber to violate the 2nd amendment.
The Federalist: Democrats Have No Idea How To Prevent Mass Shootings
The New York Times offered eight ideas to alleviate mass shootings. Not one would work.
CNN: Manhattan DA Says Concealed Carry Reciprocity Will Turn Cities Into the Wild West
Manhattan DA calls the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act a "gift to terrorists."
Firearms Policy Coalition Repudiates Proposed Bans on Semi-Automatic Firearms and Accessories, Including “Bump Fire” Stocks
History shows that gun control is a one-way ratchet, with so-called “compromises” resulting only in more laws that affect law-abiding people and fewer ways to exercise Second Amendment rights.
AZ Central: Tucson Can't Destroy Confiscated Guns, Arizona Supreme Court Rules
The Arizona Supreme Court has ruled that Tucson does not have the right to ignore state law when it comes to what they do with confiscated weapons.
NJ.com: Mark Kelly Says That Now is Exactly the Right Time to Talk About Gun Politics
"Not the right time to talk about politics? I have come to reject this," says Mark Kelly. "Don't let anyone tell you not to talk about politics when we talk about guns. "
Guns.com: Gov. Jay Inslee Calls For ‘Bump Stock Ban’ Law in Washington, Echoed in D.C.
In the wake of Sunday’s mass shooting in Las Vegas, Washington’s chief executive wants action to prevent what he termed “machine gun massacres” by banning a specific type of firearm accessory.
Guns.com: ‘I Hate Having to Defend Inanimate Objects Yet Again, But…’
A gun cannot choose to refuse to fire if the action is illegal. They’re just machines. I hate having to defend inanimate objects yet again, but I know that once again they will be low-hanging fruit for those who project their anger and fear onto them.
NJ.com: After Las Vegas Massacre, N.J. Republican Will Oppose Effort to Weaken This Gun Law
Rep. Chris Smith who supported two earlier efforts to weaken federal restrictions on gun ownership, will vote against legislation that would make it easier for shooters to buy silencers.
Breitbart: 7 Deceptive Claims Jimmy Kimmel Made About Guns in One Monologue
During his opening monologue on Monday night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live!, host Jimmy Kimmel made seven false or misleading statements about gun laws.
Guns.com: Rep Chaffetz Says Background Checks ‘Will Obviously Become An Issue” After Vegas Shooting
Former Utah congressman Jason Chaffetz told Fox News background check proposals will get renewed interest in the wake of Sunday’s shooting in Las Vegas.
Washington Post: Why the Debate Over Gun Suppressors Isn’t Really Relevant to What Happened in Las Vegas
In the wake of Sunday night’s mass shooting in Las Vegas that left at least 58 people dead, the attention of those advocating for stricter gun control laws seized on a current debate in Washington.
Fox News: Rep. Steve Scalise Says Las Vegas Shooting Fortified His View on the 2nd Amendment
Republican Rep. Steve Scalise of Louisiana, who on Thursday returned for his first full day of work in the House since being wounded in a shooting this summer, said the mass shooting in Las Vegas on Sunday had only "fortified" his position on gun control.
Guns.com: Gun Rights Groups Rebuff Calls For More Regulation After Las Vegas Shooting
On Tuesday, a number of Second Amendment organizations responded to the push by Democrats for gun control following the mass shooting in Las Vegas.
Sacramento Bee: Feinstein Moves to Close Automatic-Rifles Loophole In Wake of Las Vegas Massacre
Sen. Dianne Feinstein on Wednesday introduced legislation to close what she calls an automatic weapons loophole that allows gun owners to convert semi-automatic rifles into rapid-fire automatic machines.
Rich Lowry: The Passionate Non-Sequiturs of the Gun Debate
The legislation most gun-control advocates call for would not have stopped Stephen Paddock.