Feds skirt 10th Amendment to trample 2nd

by Jeff Knox -- Ever since the Gun Control Act of 1968 established a licensing system for gun dealers, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, or ATF, has been loading more…

Gun buy-backs: Hypocrisy in action

by Jeff Knox -- For decades we've heard about so-called "gun buy-back" programs sponsored by churches, civic groups and various other misinformed do-gooder organizations. The very name – "buy-back" – implies that more…

Any excuse to take your guns?

by Jeff Knox -- It can be argued that the only personal property specifically protected by the U.S. Constitution is firearms. While the Fourth Amendment promises, "The right of the people to more…

Protecting 2nd Amendment is not enough

by Jeff Knox -- At last count, a full half of the U.S. Senate had signed onto a letter to Barack Obama and Hillary Clinton declaring their opposition to any United Nations more…

Congress should not reward 'felony stupid'

by Jeff Knox -- U.S. Rep. Darrel Issa, R-Calif., referred to the activities of the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives, or ATF, in "Operation Fast and Furious" as "felony stupid." more…