Gun Control


Destroying binary perspectives of complex, nuanced problems, always incurs nasty reactions, thanks to requiring people to think more than they would like. Well, here’s one such binary slayer. If guns don’t kill…


The gundamental breakdown of America slaughtered another 26 people in Texas on Sunday. I used to think gun prohibition would be the “magic bullet” solution, pun intended. Now I realize that’s like…






Support for an assault weapons ban is a sinking ship, according to this poll published on December 16, 2015. Just 45 percent of the people polled were in favor of legislation that bans the sale…


This article originally appeared on Common Dreams. In Texas liberty trumps democracy.  The Texas Supreme Court itself says so.  In a recent decision, three of the five Justice majority bluntly declared. “(O)ur…





Over at Time, Stan Stumbo, a retired Navy commander and marine engineer, writes about why he left the NRA. via Time: The organization is being irresponsible in addressing gun safety I was…