Tagged: guns


United States v Lopez (1995): Landmark Supreme Court Case

United States v. Lopez (1995) is one of the landmark Supreme Court cases featured in the KTB Prep American Government and Civics series designed to acquaint users with the origins, concepts, organizations, and policies of the United States government and political system. The goal is greater familiarization with the rights...


Facebook Is Making You Sell Your Guns Elsewhere

  Facebook has banned private gun sales on its social networks. The company has said that it would remove posts and potentially ban accounts that violate its regulated goods policies, which now includes the unlicensed sale of guns on Instagram as well.   No Gun Sales Through Facebook I’ll admit...


We the People? The Truth About America’s Deadly Gun Boom

How did we arrive at this point: an America full of citizens with private military-grade arsenals, where any attempt to curb the dangers presented by the proliferation of private weapon stockpiles results in a high-pitched shriek that the solution to gun violence is more guns?  Where a president who asks...


Carson, Guns, Antisemitism and The Holocaust In 2016

Ben Carson is on a mission, and part of it entails hanging red meat for some in the electorate. He has contended that the Holocaust would’ve been “greatly diminished” if the Jews had guns.   Sure. so would’ve slavery if blacks were armed, and internment if the Japanese were armed....