Hard facts: More guns but less crime

by Jeff Knox -- Crime and criminal violence tend to go up or down due to a variety of factors, many of them apparently not yet identified by criminologists and sociologists. Poverty, more…

No guns for Gabby Giffords?

by Jeff Knox -- We all know that Gabby Giffords was injured in a murderous attack by a deranged Democrat activist. We know that she suffered serious brain trauma and needed more more…

Evergreen State clamps down on gun owners

by Jeff Knox -- Republicans won big on Tuesday. Not only did they gain the majority in the U.S. Senate, they also picked up seats in the House, state legislatures and governors' more…

Now it's all up to you

by Jeff Knox -- Early voting has already started. Getting out the vote is critical in any election, but especially so in mid-terms when there is no presidential race. Whether it's a more…

The power of your influence

by Jeff Knox -- The midterm elections are officially just a few days away, though in many jurisdictions voting has been going on for a couple of weeks already. The balance of more…

Do-it-yourself 2nd Amendment

by Jeff Knox -- [caption id="attachment_1309385" align="aligncenter" width="600"] The simple, plastic, 3D printed "Liberator" pistol can be made better and more easily from hardware store parts (Photo: Defense Distributed)[/caption] Remember the hoopla more…

Guns in America: The untold story

by Jeff Knox -- We've all heard the old newspaper saying, "If it bleeds it leads," and we understand that dramatic stories of blood and carnage are attention-getters and ratings-boosters. The public more…

The false promise of background checks

by Jeff Knox -- specious: adjective: superficially plausible, but actually wrong. "a specious argument" misleading in appearance, especially misleadingly attractive. – merriam-webster.com The idea of background checks for firearm purchases seems to more…

Demanding Moms' war on Kroger

by Jeff Knox -- The PR company Moms Demand Action, a subsidiary of Mike Bloomberg's gun control conglomerate, Everytown, is waging a media campaign against one of the nation's largest grocery and more…