1. aboutenough

    Switzerland’s High Rate of Gun Ownership and Low Murder Rate Proves What 2A Advocates

    Law-abiding gun owners have had their names dragged through the mud since the media began their post-Parkland crusade against guns. Grief-stricken teenagers who know next-to-nothing about gun crime statistics, laws governing firearms, or the Constitution, have been basking in the glory of the...
  2. PACE

    P Diddy to meet with investors over Carolina Panthers ownership

    and yes, Colin Kaepernick is involved. Report: Diddy to Meet Investors over Panthers Bid; Colin Kaepernick Involved | Bleacher Report
  3. thrilling

    Breitbart May Be Forced To Reveal Ownership As Influence Rises

    https://www.forbes.com/sites/markjoyella/2017/02/24/as-its-influence-rises-breitbart-may-be-forced-to-reveal-its-ownership/#619eabc7411e "We are interested in what the role is of Mr. Bannon going forward and their funding," Matt Daley, an Associated Press reporter and chairman of the Standing...
  4. BAZINGA DrumpF

    House votes to scrap Obama rule on GUN BACKGROUND Checks for gun ownership! COOL!

    House votes to scrap Obama rule on background checks for gun ownership https://t.co/2cZV5jNxSU :think: More unchecked 100% American BORN Gun Nutters killing Americans with guns. Gee? I hope the Terrorist get some kills. MAGA! We kill ourselves the best. Fully Unchecked! FFS! Seems they...
  5. John T Ford

    U.S. Top Country for Gun Ownership

    Mapped: The countries with the most guns (no prizes for guessing #1) U.S. Top Country for Gun Ownership but, not even in the top 10 for firearm deaths. According to the 2012 Congressional Research Service Report privately owned firearms jumped from 192 million in the U.S. in 1994 to 310...
  6. L

    Felon voting rights mean simpler path to gun ownership

    If you are able to hold public office and vote, you should be able to exercise your 2nd Amendment rights as well...
  7. Devil505

    Why not private ownership of small nuclear weapons?

    No nuke has ever killed a single person after WWII and yet we citizens can't buy them. Serially, I'd like someone to explain exactly why we can't own them? (serious question and please don't run from it) Nukes don't kill.........people do!
  8. heirtothewind

    Gun ownership is not an absolute constitutional right

    The Supreme Court recognized the right of an individual to own a firearm for self-defense or other lawful purposes in the home. DC v Heller, 554 US 570 (2008) Constitutional rights, however, are not absolute. They are subject to limitations. Freedom of speech and of the press, for example...
  9. L

    NY DA Prohibits Employee Gun Ownership

    Seems like a civil rights violation to me? http://news.yahoo.com/ny-district-attorneys-policy-barring-guns-prompts-debate-050137826.html
  10. bajisima

    California tribe seeks potential ownership of Colt firearms

    A Native American tribe in California is looking to make a bid for Colt Holding Co, the 179-year-old gun manufacturer, according to a tribal attorney. "Colt is an iconic business and we're sort of intensely interested in helping a business like that," Drew Ryce, attorney for the Morongo Band...
  11. P

    I have yet to understand any valid reason for private gun ownership

    The common reasons for owning a deadly weapons are as follows: 1. Self defense: this is VERY counterproductive. A person trying to defend themselves with a gun is 44 times more likely to have it ripped out of their hands by their attacker and be shot with it, than to use it effectively in...
  12. lka

    Bloomberg suggests banning young minority males from gun ownership

    Wow another racist dem (like Jim Crow, Margaret Sanger, etc.) I really hope The great Rev. Al Sharpton calls this man out for what he is, a POS racist that wants to deny certain minorities their Second Amendment rights, what a POS. Learn more about this racist liberal, Bloomberg Suggests...
  13. R

    Well what do you know! Gun Ownership does not mean more crime!!!

    Numbers Don?t Lie: A Fair and Balanced Look at Gun Ownership and Violent Crime in the U.S. | The Libertarian Republic
  14. Davocrat

    Racism and gun ownership study: "Biased Attitudes in US Whites May Influence Policy"

    Here's some food for thought posted on a local politics page on Facebook today. I'm still digesting this and I'm not familiar with the source, but it might be fun for discussion here. http://www.plosone.org/article/info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pone.0077552
  15. lka

    Ga. City Council Votes to Require Gun Ownership

    Backers of a newly adopted ordinance requiring gun ownership in a small north Georgia town acknowledge they were largely seeking to make a point about gun rights. The ordinance in the city of Nelson — population 1,300 — was approved Monday night and goes into effect in 10 days. However, it...
  16. HadEnough2

    Rate Of Gun Ownership Is Down

    The share of American households with guns has declined over the past four decades, a national survey shows, with some of the most surprising drops in the South and the Western mountain states, where guns are deeply embedded in the culture. The household gun ownership rate has fallen from an...
  17. N

    Why did Bush encourage mass home ownership in the early 2000s?

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kNqQx7sjoS8 Was this really his idea? Watch the video. Is this consistent, in any way, with his platform or ideology? Does anyone REALLY believe Dubya Bush came up with this strategy all on his own? Obviously I ask this question because I don't believe so. I...
  18. Cicero

    Eliminate the subsidy for home ownership

    In another thread, here: http://www.politicalhotwire.com/general-political-discussion/47364-hypothetical-question-tax-breeders.html, I have raised the issue of eliminating the income tax deduction for having kids. In this thread the question pertains to the mortgage interest tax deduction. As...
  19. Bluegrass

    The Common Ground of Communism and Capitalism

    Mind you, this is not comparing the theoretical versions of the two, but rather the observable real world application. The similarities of Communism and Capitalism can be observed: -Both emerged as an alternative to feudalism and monarchies -Both rely on a command economy (centrally planned...
  20. Spookycolt

    Native Americans, the Moon, and Ownership

    So Native Americans believe that this is their land because they were here first...fair enough. But following that logic, doesn't the Moon belong to America because they were there first?