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BBC News, Washington, joins the American liberal media in yellow journalism!
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BBC News, Washington, joins the American liberal media in yellow journalism!

For many years, I have had respect for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) as an informative and balanced international news service, at least when compared to the biased U.S. liberal media. And I still do when reading reports about the Middle East, Lat...
Should the U.S. adopt gun control as in the democracies of the British Commonwealth or Japan?
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Should the U.S. adopt gun control as in the democracies of the British Commonwealth or Japan?

Following the Parkland high school mass shooting on Valentine’s Day, gun control has once again been pushed to the forefront of political discussion by gun prohibitionists exploiting each and every tragedy to carry on their not so hidden agenda. This time they...
The moral philosophy of self-defense and resistance to tyranny in the Judeo-Christian tradition (Part 1)
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The moral philosophy of self-defense and resistance to tyranny in the Judeo-Christian tradition (Part 1)

David Kopel's monumental book, The Morality of Self-Defense and Military Action: The Judeo-Christian Tradition (2017) has not received the attention it deserves for such a well-researched and magnificently written tome. Kopel has succeeded in objectively discu...
Gun violence is not an epidemic and firearms are not viruses that need to be eradicated!
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Gun violence is not an epidemic and firearms are not viruses that need to be eradicated!

The public health establishment, supported by the medical journals, has renewed its call for the need for more gun research to be conducted by the CDC and funded by taxpayers. In other words, public health researchers want more taxpayer’ money to tell us that ...
Gun control: The assault on Congress by the medical journals (Part 2 — JAMA)
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Gun control: The assault on Congress by the medical journals (Part 2 — JAMA)

In a recent editorial “Death by gun violence — A public health crisis,” twelve editors of the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) lobbied, or rather lambasted, Congress for not dealing with gun violence as a public health issue and guns as virus...
Gun control: The assault on Congress by the medical journals
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Gun control: The assault on Congress by the medical journals

In the wake of the heinous Las Vegas shooting, the medical politicians of the AMA and the public health establishment — which is to the left side of politics on just about any topic even remotely related to medicine — have rallied to the cause of gun control p...
The mass shooting derangement (MSD) syndrome, PC, and the modern liberalism (socialism) ethos that created them!
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The mass shooting derangement (MSD) syndrome, PC, and the modern liberalism (socialism) ethos that created them!

Che Guevara, an icon of the left, thought that socialism and egalitarianism would create a “new socialist man” dedicated to the common good without the need of material incentives to work and live. Che lived long enough to see it did not, although he persisted...
Gun Statistics — Should they be tortured or gently cross-examined?
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Gun Statistics — Should they be tortured or gently cross-examined?

In a recent letter to the editor, Mr. Colin Frayne of Macon, began his letter pointing out the need for “factual information” about guns.  He cites the statistic that for 2016, “36,861 total annual deaths [were] from guns, of which 58 deaths were from terroris...
The Las Vegas massacre and the Mass Shooting Derangement (MSD) syndrome
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The Las Vegas massacre and the Mass Shooting Derangement (MSD) syndrome

The recent Las Vegas shooting massacre has left us in a state of shock. How can anyone be driven by personal demons to massacre innocent people to such a horrific extent?  In the context of this heinous carnage, many of us experienced in astonishingly rapid su...
Firearms and ‘assault’ weapons during natural catastrophes
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Firearms and ‘assault’ weapons during natural catastrophes

In 2005, at the time of Hurricane Katrina, the New Orleans police used the excuse of enforcing compliance with the mandatory evacuation order to confiscate firearms. They went door-to-door seizing guns from the people who stayed behind hoping to ride out the s...