Do we really want to restrict access to gun ownership on the basis of a murky government blacklist?
A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. Few sentences have been picked over, pored over, discussed, dissected, and debated more thoroughly than the one above. To some people in the US, it reflects an inalienable […]
Every time there’s a mass shooting deemed worthy of attention, a predictable pattern follows in society and the media: expressions of outrage, shock and surprise; a flurry of “we are all [site of the incident]” banners; and calls for more controls over mentally ill people in the name of public safety. Despite the fact that mental health is […]