Gun ownership and MAGA politicians alone won’t cut it. In the last analysis, we are the protectors of ourselves and our families.
The Supreme Court, in retreating from its long-standing usurpation of legislative power in cultural matters, has cleared a way toward the recovery of a high and humane moral vision.
A God-given freedom that transcends earthly existence, while simultaneously setting the terms for our lives together.
As with every generation, pain is an exceptional teacher.
Money nowadays is territory.
If Congress is going to discriminate against 18-21 year-olds by requiring them to jump through certain hoops to buy a gun, shouldn’t it also impose the same rules on “similarly situated” people?
The old double-edged saw, “The peasants are revolting,” has been turned on its head.
The political power and influence of an Elon Musk or a Donald Trump, while superficially encouraging, is really a symptom of a flawed, poorly structured political system.
The failures of the same old gun control laws should warn us away from the easy route of penalizing virtually all American gun owners who will never commit a crime with their guns.
A free people must be ever vigilant against the usurpation of power and its abuse.
Joe Biden, who can’t remember D-Day but can’t wait to take your guns, should spur us to remember what happens when those with all the power have all the guns.
Don’t rely upon the police, or anyone, to do what you can and should do for yourself and whatever innocents are in your orbit. And don’t fetishize the gun.
The reason to worry about the future of America and Western civilization is not that its elites are composed of people with bad intentions; it is that they are composed of people devoid of wisdom.
Americans deserve the chance to protect themselves from rampaging mobs and (God forbid) the government itself if tyranny arises.
Seizing the rifles of law abiding American citizens won’t stop criminals intent upon murdering others anymore than locking healthy Americans in their homes slowed the spread of COVID.
It’s the culture, stupid. Gun violence is the penalty for our failure to uphold a moral, functioning society.
Defending the founders’ republican principles—all of them—is the best and most effective way to fight our emerging woke tyranny, which categorically rejects those principles—all of them.
What the un-American Left really wants is to destroy the American people’s right to self-defense.
With Roe gone, the question of whether abortion should continue would return to the states. We’ll learn from those debates who is and who isn’t truly upset about school shootings.
Within the pages of the Guardian, I habitually encounter a species of human being bearing no resemblance to those of my working-class roots.