The 12 Senate races you can influence

by Jeff Knox -- In case you haven't heard, there are going to be important elections in a couple of months, elections that could make a huge difference in the future of more…

The deafening sound of media ignorance

by Jeff Knox -- Recent events in the St. Louis suburb of Ferguson, Missouri, have captured the nation's attention. Violent protests, looting, police deploying with armored vehicles, tear gas and military-style weapons more…

Gun-defending lawyers take eye off the ball

by Jeff Knox -- A federal judge in Maryland has declared that the state's ban on AR and AK-pattern rifles and ammunition magazines capable of holding over 10 rounds is not unconstitutional more…

The anti-gun ad that backfired

by Jeff Knox -- Imagine you're a single mother of a small child. You're 5-foot-2, 125 lbs. You and your young son are alone in your home one afternoon when your abusive more…

Up to 40 not killed in shooting rampage

by Jeff Knox -- America's latest murderous rampage is remarkable for what did not happen. A single innocent died a needless death. That's tragic. But fortunately, there was only one innocent killed. more…

Robin Kelly: Bloomberg's latest hoplophobe

by Jeff Knox -- Robin Kelly, freshman representative for Illinois' 2nd Congressional District (southeast Chicago suburbs), recently released a manifesto on gun control. As has become the standard for any politician's statements more…

A solution to the open-carry protest problem

by Jeff Knox -- The announcement by Target Corporation that, while they are going to continue their practice of respecting local firearm laws, they "respectfully request" that customers not bring firearms into more…

USA Today ad campaign
features armed heroes

by Jeff Knox -- The headlines on the pages of USA Today on Wednesday included "Black mom with assault weapon stops attack, saves children" and "Woman alive thanks to sidearm; calls 911, more…

Who needs a gun shopping at Target?

by Jeff Knox -- Last week I reported on Mike Bloomberg and his Demanding Moms' propaganda campaign to convince Target to ban guns from their stores. This week Target's acting CEO released more…