CPRC at Fox News: “What the Supreme Court still doesn’t understand about guns”

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Talk on Obama and Bloomberg's false claims about guns

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JOHNRLOTT Discussion on the link between abortion and crime at Barron’s

John Lott has a review of Steven Levitt and Stephen Dubner’s new book “Think Like a Freak” in Barron’s. The review covers many points, but one of them is the claimed relationship between the liberalization of abortion and crime rates. Here is the relevant discussion.

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Discussion of Chicago’s crime problems ignore what Rahm Emanuel has done to the police department

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There is a lot of discussion right now about the number of shootings in Chicago over the 4th of July weekend. As the Chicago Tribune notes:

16 people killed in weekend gun violence over the long holiday weekend in Chicago. Sixty-six other people were wounded, a toll Mayor Rahm Emanuel said is “unacceptable.” . . .

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New Report from Crime Prevention Research Center shows 11.1 million Americans Hold Concealed Carry Permits

The Crime Prevention Research Center (CPRC) today released a report, Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States, revealing that 11.1 million Americans hold concealed carry permits up from an estimated 4.6 million in 2007.

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CPRC Concealed Carry Report in the News

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CPRC at Freedomfest Convention -- Las Vegas

Jennifer Pinnell is shown here manning the CPRC booth at the Freedomfest. For those attending, John Lott will be speaking on the topic “It’s A Crime: How Gun Control Cost Lives and Disarms the Poor” on Thrusday, July 10th

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VIDEO -- JOHN R LOTT CPRC on Canada’s Sun News Network: Reacting to the Moncton, N.B. Shootings

This segment was broadcast on Thursday, June 5th, 2014, 6 to 7 PM.

Some background on the Moncton shootings is available here.
The timeline of the Moncton events is available here.
Some background on the Ian Thompson case is available here.
An excellent commentary at Sun News on mass shootings is available here.

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Summarizing Some of Bloomberg’s false claims on guns

John Lott has a new piece on Bloomberg’s push for gun control at The Daily Caller that starts this way:

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VIDEO -- Appearance on Sandy Rios Radio show to discuss Las Vegas Shooting

John Lott was on the Sandy Rios Show from 8:40 to 9:00 AM on Monday, June 9th

Lott was also on News Max’s “Midpoint” show to discuss the issue from 12:15 to 12:26 PM on Monday, June 9th.

         mp3 Download (available here).

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