Tag: Gun Ownership

Israeli soldiers fire a gun salute during a Memorial Day ceremony to commemorate the country's fallen soldiers, at Mount Herzl military cemetery in Jerusalem, Wednesday, April 22, 2015. (Ammar Awad/Pool photo via AP)

Israel to Ease Gun Regulations

TEL AVIV – Israel is set to significantly ease its regulations for gun licenses, a move that would see around 40,000 more Israelis acquire a firearm according to Public Security Ministry estimates. 

FT. LAUDERDALE - FEBRUARY 19: Nikolas Cruz appears in court with attorney Melissa McNeil (L) for a status hearing before Broward Circuit Judge Elizabeth Scherer on February 19, 2018 in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida. Cruz is facing 17 charges of premeditated murder in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High …

Mark Walters: Talking ‘Bout My Generation

It has been nearly four months since the attack at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida. Within minutes of that attack the political left called for immediate action, including a ban on AR-15s, a ban on bump stocks, and raising the age to buy any long gun from 18 to 21 years old.

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AWR Hawkins: How the Second Amendment Empowers Women

She grew up shooting guns with her dad, is busy pursuing her concealed carry permit, and she’s just out of college. On this week’s Bullets, meet Morgan Sachs, an organizer with “March 4 Our Rights,” who has a few things to say about the Second Amendment and how gun ownership empowers women.

Super Gun Owner Andrew Stanfill for the Guardian

GQ: ‘Owning 17 Guns Isn’t that Extreme’

On October 28, GQ magazine published an article in which readers were encouraged to view guns as “tools” and understand that “Owning 17 guns isn’t that extreme.”

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Harvard Study: Americans Buy Guns Because They Are Scared

A new Harvard-Northeastern study showing Americans increasingly buy guns for self-defense rather than sport has persuaded one of the study’s authors to conclude that Americans buy guns because of “fear.”

Obama weeps for gun control AP

Poll: Gun Rights More Important Than Gun Control

A Pew Research Center survey released August 26 shows majority support for protecting the right to gun ownership versus passing more laws to control who can own a gun.