More Guns = Less Crime
Here’s a headline you probably already knew: More guns equal less crime. A recent report from the Philadelphia-based Crime Prevention Research Center found that as concealed carry permits has increased 178 percent in the last several years, the murder rate has dropped. John Lott, an author who has held teaching and research positions at Stanford, Penn, Yale and the University of Chicago said the huge increase in the number of permits issued to allow law-abiding Americans to
How Political Photo-Ops Push Elephants Nearer Extinction
Burning ivory will NOT solve the elephant poaching problem. It's time to look at the problem in a different way.
Federal Land Grab, Again.
Through the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, the Obama administration has issued new regulations closing 77 million acres of land in Alaska to state wildlife management, including predator control and other established means and methods of hunting. In other words, in an area larger than 45 of 50 US states, the Feds have taken Alaska’s right to manage Alaska wildlife. Predictably, the animal rightist Humane Society of the United States (HSUS) praised the administration for tak