Epps: Second Amendment Rights Must be Limited Because Guns Can be Used to Kill

Second Amendment activists have, over the years, gone to great lengths to obscure the difference between gun rights and genuine civil liberties, especially the freedom of speech. After Virginia Governor Ralph Northam banned weapons from the square, gun-rights groups rushed to court to seek invalidation of the order. According to news reports, their lawyers “argued […]

Despite the Media’s Best Efforts, the VCDL Lobby Day Rally Was a Peaceful Victory

This one is for @nbcmews @Julio_Rosas11 #VCDL #VALobbyDay #VALobbyDay20 #IStandWithVirginia @CamEdwards @StephenGutowski @Gabby_Hoffman @PolitiBunny pic.twitter.com/OOwO0EEUDf — J (@TinyDancer0912) January 20, 2020 “On a day that is meant to celebrate what would have been the 91st birthday of civil rights leader Martin Luther King, Jr., the nation is grappling with emboldened white nationalist groups and racial […]

Monday’s VCDL Lobby Day Event in Richmond is About Gun Rights, Not ‘White Supremacist Garbage’

“House Republicans reject any attempt by any group to infuse any kind of twisted or extreme worldview into this fundamentally democratic exercise,” [House Republican Leader Todd] Gilbert added in his statement on Saturday. “So there’s no mistake, this is my message to any group that would subvert this event: you are not welcome here.” The […]

Answering the NRA’s Call, Virginia Gun Owners Crowd the Capitol for Gun Control Hearings

The newly Democrat-controlled Virginia legislature begins hearing testimony on a raft of gun control bills today at the capitol in Richmond. Bills under consideration include an “assault weapons” ban, “large capacity” magazine ban, red flag confiscations, universal background checks and more. Hearings today will be held by the Senate Courts of Justice Committee. The NRA […]

After Rampant Noncompliance, New Zealand Police Using Social Media Posts to Target Gun Owners

New Zealand doesn’t have firearms registration so police are getting creative in finding other ways to determine who owns them. And they’re apparently targeting critics of PM Jacinda Ardern’s failed gun-grabbing scheme. This is for a lever-action .22LR that’s designed to hit paper or be used to hunt bunnies. What happened to going after the “weapons […]