What was average age of those kids in ‘March for Our Lives’? 48

What was average age of those kids in ‘March for Our Lives’? 48

by WorldTribune Staff, March 30, 2018 The impression given by the mainstream media’s “coverage” of high school students’ March for Our Lives was that underage students were rising up against school violence. Coverage featured photogenic young men with all their hair shaking fists in the air. Americans not paying close attention may have been taken […]

Murder rate near zero in Switzerland where teens enter shooting competitions

Murder rate near zero in Switzerland where teens enter shooting competitions

by WorldTribune Staff, March 26, 2018 Switzerland has a high rate of gun ownership, a murder rate near zero, and no mass shootings. The country of 8.3 million people has about 2 million privately owned guns. In 2016, there were 47 homicides with firearms, according to a report by Business Insider. There has not been […]

Citigroup becomes first U.S. financial institution to impose gun restrictions on commercial partners

Citigroup becomes first U.S. financial institution to impose gun restrictions on commercial partners

by WorldTribune Staff, March 26, 2018 Citigroup is now requiring its business partners to ban the sale of firearms to any customers under the age of 21 and to those who have not passed a background check. In becoming the first major U.S. bank to impose the restrictions, Citigroup said the new policy applies to […]

Report: Blanket media coverage of nationwide student walkout pushed 5 false assumptions

Report: Blanket media coverage of nationwide student walkout pushed 5 false assumptions

by WorldTribune Staff, March 15, 2018 The March 14 nationwide student “walkout” to protest gun violence was not the authentic expression of outrage mainstream media made it out to be, an analysis said. Joel B. Pollak, senior editor-at-large at Breitbart News, noted “five lies” the MSM recycled throughout the day: 1. The walkout was staged […]

Nationwide student walkout organized by anti-NRA group

Nationwide student walkout organized by anti-NRA group

by WorldTribune Staff, March 14, 2018 More than 3,000 walkouts at elementary, middle, high schools and some colleges across America were planned for March 14 to protest gun violence and call for new gun control legislation. The event, held on the one month anniversary of the Parkland, Florida school shooting, was organized by Women’s March […]

As gun control mania sweeps nation, voices of reason push back in Virginia, NC and online

As gun control mania sweeps nation, voices of reason push back in Virginia, NC and online

by WorldTribune Staff, March 4, 2018 In the nearly three weeks since the school shooting in Parkland, Florida, advocates pushing for stricter gun control laws have monopolized the national conversation. Now, those on the other side of the issue are beginning to push back. In a March 2 speech to the Virginia House of Delegates, […]

Gun madness: Polls show public attitudes shifting against government

Gun madness: Polls show public attitudes shifting against government

by WorldTribune Staff, March 2, 2018 Americans believe government inaction on threats and violent video games and movies are more to blame for mass shootings than weak gun control laws, two new polls show. A Rasmussen Reports poll in the wake of last month’s Florida school shooting found that 54 percent of adults blame the […]

Report: Teachers union pension funds have invested in gun makers for years

Report: Teachers union pension funds have invested in gun makers for years

by WorldTribune Staff, February 28, 2018 Teachers unions, even in “progressive” California and New York, have for years invested in gun manufacturers, including those which make AR-style rifles, a report said. “Teacher union pension investments from coast-to-coast have continued to buy stock in gun and ammunition companies despite the outrage expressed by many teachers following […]

Arizona candidate calls for live televised roundtable with outspoken shooting survivors

Arizona candidate calls for live televised roundtable with outspoken shooting survivors

by WorldTribune Staff, February 21, 2018 A televised discussion with the survivors of the Parkland, Florida school shooting would serve a larger purpose than the mainstream media’s promotion of a selected group of outspoken students, said an Arizona candidate for Congress who successfully challenged the Brady Bill. Richard Mack, former Graham County sheriff, said “It […]

Israel’s gun policy called validation of NRA’s argument

Israel’s gun policy called validation of NRA’s argument

by WorldTribune Staff, February 20, 2018 In 1974, Palestinian terrorists took more than 100 students hostage at an Israeli school in the town of Ma’alot, killing 26 and wounding 68. Following the attack, Israel passed a law mandating armed security in schools, provided weapons training to teachers and continues to run frequent active shooter drills. […]