Tag Archives: political agenda

Clinton, Biden, Gun Control

I am pro-liberty. I believe in the right to life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness by way of possessions and personal beliefs. I don’t see the issue of gun rights as an issue of public safety; I see it … Continue reading

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What is a Nanny State?

Yesterday my attention was drawn to an example of Nanny Stateism by an anti-gun advertisement by Mothers Demand Action. I know it wasn’t the message of the ads, but the message I gathered was one of the existence of Nanny … Continue reading

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Moms Demand Action Anti-Gun Ads

Mothers Demand Action (MDA) is a grassroots group trying to make a difference. I only became familiar with their new ad campaign this morning from a news report. The link provided above will take you to the MDA page with three … Continue reading

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Lies and Statistics Meet Gun Control

There is a quote, commonly attributed to Mark Twain, which says “There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies and statistics.” After four research methods and statistics classes for my undergrad and grad degrees I think I understand the … Continue reading

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Freedom to choose vs. total control

I enjoy reading books from the “dystopian future” category. I don’t know why, specifically, but I guess a lot of other people enjoy it as well because there sure are a lot of them. I think it relates to the … Continue reading

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Check your stats

We all know statistics can be used to manipulate a conversation and support nearly any point of view, so it is always best to go to the source and consider how the data behind the statistics was collected and analyzed. … Continue reading

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Agree or disagree?

A Marine has written a letter to Senator Feinstein regarding her gun ban bill proposal. It is posted on CNN iReport. I think he worded it well and I encourage you to read it. In this case, and probably many … Continue reading

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Here we go!

I’ve decided to address the recent push for gun control. I’m not drafting this post in any way, it is strictly from brain to computer screen. A tragedy has occurred. Children were killed by a young man. He used a gun. … Continue reading

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