How Heller brings gun issue into election

by Sandy Froman -- Note: This is the second of a two-part column by Sandy Froman and Ken Blackwell about the landmark Supreme Court case D.C. v. Heller, which will be argued more…

They love their guns in South Carolina

by Sandy Froman -- With a divided GOP field going into South Carolina, voters have a chance to make the Second Amendment an issue in this election. And they should. South Carolina more…

Zero tolerance for zero tolerance

by Sandy Froman -- An Arizona high school student who is a competitive shotgun shooter was recently suspended for inadvertently leaving two unopened boxes of shotgun shells in her car. She did more…

A fair forum on 2nd Amendment

by Sandy Froman -- The recent Second Amendment symposium at the George Mason University School of Law brought scholars and activists on both sides of the gun debate together to talk about more…

3rd-party vote = loss of 2nd Amendment?

by Sandy Froman -- Some conservative leaders are saying they might back a third-party candidate if the GOP nominee is not pro-life. While the principles and values underlying their point of view more…

The history of gun control, part 3

by Sandy Froman -- Sadly, modern history is full of instances where the anti-gun left tries to capitalize on tragedy and fear to push their agenda. Sometimes the push is immediate, while more…

Restored: Free speech during elections

by Sandy Froman -- The Supreme Court just concluded its October 2006 term, and in a long-awaited decision, took the first step in restoring political free speech. The Supreme Court began dismantling more…

The history of gun control, part 2

by Sandy Froman -- Read "The history of gun control, part 1."Until Lyndon Johnson came to the White House in 1963 following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy, gun control was more…

The history of gun control, part 1

by Sandy Froman -- Philosopher George Santayana said that those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it. It's true. One of the reasons to study history is to avoid more…

The making of a gun believer

by Sandy Froman -- I'm the last person you would ever expect to own a gun, let alone become a gun rights activist. I'm often asked how a Jewish woman, a native more…