Keith Lesmeister grew up around guns, believes in the 2nd Amendment, and believes we need more laws controlling them. — The shooting range outside of Cedar Rapids, Iowa, is a long narrow strip that’s been bulldozed flat and surrounded by high dirt walls and a dirt backdrop, and beyond that a dense forest. Yardage markers […]
Jessicah Lahitou looks back on stats on gun ownership and gun violence and wonders if what we need is a new approach to tackle the violence.
Matt Sweetwood won a landmark victory for gun ownership rights from the New Jersey Supreme Court. So he’s against gun restrictions, right? Wrong. Here is his six point plan to help reduce gun violence.
“There’s one argument and one argument alone for having a gun, and this is the argument…”
Jennifer Weiss-Wolf asks why a school would embrace images of kids with guns as normal . . . while deeming girls baring arms, or legs, or shoulders a punishable offense.
With all the controls we put in place to protect our kids and manage their behavior while young, why are we allowing them to use deadly firearms?
Sending our kids to elementary school or college, attending a political rally or going to the movies, hanging out at the corner store or walking home with a snack, should not be a death sentence.
Does the debate over firearms always have to include overzealous displays and grant the loudest argument victory?
Kevin Macku examines internet and domestic conflicts from an actor’s perspective, and shows that arguments often run deeper than the surface.
A city ordinance requiring all heads of household to own both a firearm and ammunition has many advocates of gun control up in arms.
The debate over gun control and 2nd Amendment rights is stuck in an us vs them mentality
In an age of nuclear weapons and mass shootings, does it still make sense to uphold an American’s constitutional right to bear arms?
Keeping our children safe shouldn’t require arming teachers, staff, or parents.
Haley Elkins didn’t fight then, but she’s going to fight now.