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Second Amendment

Don’t like guns? Your opinion is not my problem

People in this country have a constitutional right to “keep and bear arms” and if you don’t like people owning guns, there’s nothing you can do about it. It’s time that people understand the simple concept that constitutional rights will always outweigh personal feelings. When I attended the University of Delaware and ran Students for […]

What is the right age for children to start shooting guns?

Children are taught basic life lessons starting at an early age: look both ways before you cross the street, don’t touch the stove, don’t play with matches, don’t talk to strangers, etc. These introductory life lessons keep children out of trouble. One important lesson that many children, unfortunately, do not learn is respect for firearms. […]

Data on lawmakers’ Vegas statements: Messages of condolences down 30%, mentions of guns spike

Guns have been mentioned more following the Las Vegas massacre than any other mass shooting in recent history.  Following the October 1 mass shooting where 58 people died and more than 500 were injured, lawmakers have now referred to the attack more than 2,100 times. Quorum, a database that tracks legislation and lawmakers’ documents, found […]

I left the gun control movement after they came after people like me

The Las Vegas attack that took the lives of 59 people and wounded over 500 others became another mass shooting in which liberals called for gun control immediately. However, this time, as a Muslim American who had been staunchly liberal most my life, I find myself on the other side of the aisle. Only 16 […]

Even 538 admits that sweeping gun control doesn’t stop mass shootings

Like with any mass shooting that happens in the United States, the central conversation shifts almost immediately to what our lawmakers in Congress can do to restrict the sale and purchase of firearms beyond what is already regulated. However, according to one statistician from the website FiveThirtyEight who researched gun deaths in America, sweeping common-sense […]

Automatic weapons require deep pockets and a clean record, but are not illegal

Following the deadliest mass shooting in modern U.S. history, police have yet to identify the weapon that attacker, Stephen Paddock, used. But from the sounds of the videos during the attack, experts suspect that the gun used was a fully automatic weapon. Automatic weapons are hard to obtain, but not impossible if you have deep […]

Late night politics: Hosts push for gun control in wake of Las Vegas [VIDEO]

Between hosts Jimmy Kimmel, Stephen Colbert, Conan O’Brien, Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers, Trevor Noah, and James Corden, the mood was somber throughout the late night comedy stratosphere. Every comic opened their show focusing on the tragic events that unfolded in Las Vegas on Sunday night where Stephen Paddock allegedly opened fire on a country music […]

Expert: Liberals don’t realize gun control punishes blacks, poor people the most

The calls from liberals for more gun control following the horrific shooting in Las Vegas that left 59 dead and 527 injured, but many of them don’t realize that the unintended consequences of such policies actually criminalize blacks and poor people the most. Adam Bates, a policy analyst at the Cato Institute’s Project on Criminal […]

Country music stars mourn Las Vegas shooting, while everyone else politicizes it

Las Vegas is the latest city to witness such unspeakable horror after Stephen Pollack allegedly opened fire on a country music festival killing 58 and injuring over 500 people. Yet, this country is more divided than ever in how everyone’s coming to grips with the tragedy. The response that we’re seeing from country music stars […]

Liberal senators and pundits couldn’t wait to politicize Las Vegas shooting

Following the deadly mass shooting in Las Vegas that killed at least 50 people and wounded more than 400 others, liberal pundits and politicians on Twitter have been quick to politicize the tragedy. The Las Vegas Metro Police Department (LVMPD) identified the shooter as 64-year-old, Stephen Paddock, who was a white man living in nearby […]

“Proud of her”: 17-year-old woman pulls gun on home intruder [VIDEO]

When a wanted man tried to break into her family’s home early on Monday morning, 17-year-old Kimber Wood of Spokane, WA sprang into action to protect herself using her family’s gun. According to the NBC affiliate KHQ, the incident started around 5:00 am on Monday morning when the police discovered a stolen car and then went […]

Twin babies saved by the Second Amendment

Twin babies in Ada, Oklahoma are still breathing because of the second amendment and an alert neighbor. Police in Oklahoma say that a father who held his wife at knifepoint while attempting to drown his 3-month twins in a bathtub was killed from a gunshot wound. Leland Foster, the 27-year-old father, allegedly threatened his estranged wife Michelle […]

Bernie-backing rapper stuns liberals, explains why he’s an NRA member

The new Comedy Central show Problematic with Moshe Kasher is one of the countless comedy talk shows featuring a white progressive lecturing millennials about why conservatives are wrong. However, on Tuesday night’s episode, they changed their tune and discussed why liberals should embrace guns. Kasher discussed the issue of gun ownership with rapper Killer Mike, […]

Liberals blame campus carry for knife attack at UT-Austin

In the wake of a tragedy at the University of Texas at Austin involving student Kendrex White fatally stabbing freshman student Harrison Brown and injuring three more with a ‘Bowie-style’ knife, somehow the debate circles right back to firearms and guns. Anti-gun activists on campus are saying that if White would have had a firearm (as Texas […]

Glocks (not cocks) stopped UT stabber from hurting more people

After a tragic stabbing at the University of Texas at Austin in which a student died and three others were injured, the community is trying to search for answers and heal through this difficulty. Police say 21-year-old Kendrex White allegedly kicked a female student out of his way and used a hunting knife to stab four […]

“Broken Arrow Badass” won’t face charges after shooting 3 burglars with AR-15

On March 27th, 23-year-old Zach Peters made a life-altering decision to protect his family when he shot and killed three burglars with an AR-15 inside his parents’ home in Broken Arrow, Oklahoma. Now, he’s officially cleared of all criminal charges. The Wagoner County Sheriff’s Office and District Attorney found Peters innocent of any wrongdoing after an […]

Trump is indirectly causing LGBTQ-ers to embrace 2nd Amendment

It’s amazing what fear can do. In the age of President Trump and a rising terrorist threat, many communities are more fearful than ever of their safety, particularly the LGBTQ community. In a new documentary from Motherboard (a sister publication of Vice) titled “A Smarter Gun,” members of the LGBTQ community are flocking in droves to […]

“Broken Arrow Badass”: Son uses AR-15 to protect family home [VIDEO]

A string of burglaries may have met its end on Monday afternoon after three burglars were killed in the small town of Broken Arrow, Oklahoma (15 miles southeast of Tulsa) when a homeowner’s son opened fire on them using an AR-15. According to officials with the Wagoner County Sheriff’s Office, the homeowner’s 23-year-old son, who has not […]

Tailgating just got interesting! State legalizes guns at games

Grab the burgers, the cooler, the koozies, and your favorite handgun because Arkansas just made it legal to carry concealed weapons at sporting events. San Antonio Express News reported on Wednesday that Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson signed a bill into law legalizing concealed carry at state colleges, some bars, government buildings, the State Capitol, and sporting events […]

Safety On: A must-read for children whose parents own a firearm

Parents who own firearms often ask themselves how to keep them out of their children’s hands to keep them safe. But what if, instead, parents took the time to teach their sons and daughters about firearm safety? That’s where Safety On: An introduction to the world of firearms for children, by Yehuda Remer, can solve […]