Tag Archive: National Rifle Association

29
Mar

Where’s the Common Sense in ‘Common Sense’ Gun Laws?

Americans, many quite young, attended anti-gun violence rallies across the country. Many protesters demanded more federal “common-sense” gun control laws. But the push for common-sense gun laws lacks common sense or at least perspective. The protests, sparked by the murders […]

16
Feb

John F. Kennedy: What Would He Think of His Party?

President Ronald Reagan said: “I didn’t leave the Democratic Party. The party left me.” Actor and former president of the National Rifle Association Charlton Heston, who called himself a “Kennedy Democrat,” switched to the Republican Party after the 1960s. On […]