Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Zootopia?

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“We can see a mess getting created here. Because of the opposition, particularly in the liberal cities, it’s starting to become a big mess.” – Terry Holcomb in Guns at…

Blue Force Quote of the Day: Wait. What?

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“When citizens of color feel the incoming government will do nothing about the hate crimes endangering their lives, they will feel compelled to defend themselves. But in a nation with…

Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Too Violent for Chicago

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“(W)ith all due respect to anyone in this type of situation if anyone ever comes through the front door with an automatic rifle, they’re not going to be able to…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Chicago’s Top Cop Doesn’t Blame Guns for Homicides

“[Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie] Johnson called this year’s homicide totals ‘unacceptable,’ blaming what he called ‘a small subsection of citizens’ for the violence . . . ‘The police are doing their…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: LA Times Pronounces T.O.D. on the N.R.A.

“It was not long ago that the gun lobby enjoyed support from both sides of the political aisle. No more. Now the NRA is a fixture of the right —…

Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: The Funhouse Mirror World of the New York Times

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“(T)he NRA, in its own words, ‘doesn’t oppose the development of ‘smart’ guns, nor does it oppose the ability of Americans to voluntarily acquire them.’ Only in a New York Times editorial could you construe an…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Australia at the Crossroads

“It’s time for us to make a choice. Do we want to live in a free country, a country where decent hard-working men and women can live their lives in…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Disposing of Guns We Don’t Need

“The majority of people who come to these things have been legitimate citizens really concerned about having a firearm that they don’t need. They need a mechanism to get rid…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: When I Was A Child . . .

“Columbine, 1999. Virginia Tech, 2007. Sandy Hook, 2012. San Bernardino, 2015. Pulse Nightclub, 2016. These tragic incidents share one thing in common: they could have been prevented had there been stricter…

Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: NRA = Chicken Little?

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“Social movements and their bases respond to either fear or hope. The NRA has cranked up the fear meter to 11 and has kept it there for a really long…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Tell That to the Black Market

“I think this case sends a resounding message to gun dealers across the country that if they put profits over people, we will make them pay with consequences. We’re taking the…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Making Gun Rights Great Again

“There is no doubt that the firearms industry will not be treated as a social disease by the Trump Administration. The president-elect will make the Second Amendment great again.” –…

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