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Virginia Sheriff to Deputize Citizens in Response to Proposed Gun Control

Virginia Sheriff to Deputize Citizens in Response to Proposed Gun Control

Culpeper County Sheriff Scott Jenkins vowed to “deputize residents in his county if the new Democratic-led legislature enacts gun control measures.” He made this vow during a Board of Supervisors meeting. Everyone in the panel agreed to declare the county a Second Amendment Constitutional County. “Every Sheriff and Commonwealth Attorney in Virginia will see the […]

University of Virginia Ends Veterans Day 21-Gun Salute Because ‘Panic’ May Result Due to ‘Gun Violence in the US’

University of Virginia Ends Veterans Day 21-Gun Salute Because ‘Panic’ May Result Due to ‘Gun Violence in the US’

The University of Virginia’s 21-gun salute tradition for Veterans Day was ended. This is because a “panic” could happen if students hear it due to gun violence in the country. UVA President Jim Ryan explained that one reason would be how it could disrupt classes, and another is the possibility of panic if the students […]

The Gun Control Debate: ‘We Have to Do Something’

The gun control debate is complex. It pits rights against duties. It pits individualism against communitarianism. It pits gun owners against anti-gun activists and law-abiding citizens against one another. Most of all, it pits “common sense” against evidence. The vast majority of gun control proponents keep talking about “common sense” gun control, as though Americans […]