Post By Steve Sailer on 12/25/2012

Theodore Dalrymple On The Latest Shooter

Essayist Theodore Dalrymple is also psychiatrist Dr. Anthony Daniels. I've been to a couple of conference cocktails parties where he's stepped to the side to take calls from patients or loved ones of p...
Post By Steve Sailer on 12/24/2012

Bloomberg, Gun Control, And Stop And Frisk

Following my Taki column, Ross Douthat has a good NYT column on New York's Mayor Bloomberg: The leading gun control chorister was Michael Bloomberg, and this was fitting, because on a range of issues N...
Post By Steve Sailer on 12/21/2012

Gun Control Down Through The Decades—the Racial Angle

The gun issue is a classic example of how what I call the Dirt Gap divides up the U.S. into thinly populated Red Regions and densely populated Blue Regions. I wrote in The American Conservative back in...
Post By Steve Sailer on 12/19/2012

Mass Shootings, Media, And Gun Control

From my new Taki's Magazine column:Mass shootings have been a recognized phenomenon in the US since Charles Whitman went up the tower at the U. of Texas with a rifle in 1966 and entered Baby Boomer lor...
Post By Peter Brimelow on 12/15/2012

Newtown, Gun Control, And The MSM's Continuing Ability To Shape The Narrative

A couple of times today, in the wake of the appalling school shootings in Newtown CT, I've found myself talking to politically-aware individuals who are genuinely surprised to hear that there have been...
Letter By VDARE.com Reader on 12/01/2012

A Connecticut Reader Writes That So-Called "Natural Conservative" Latinos Also Support Gun Control

Re: Steve Sailer's Blog post "Why Hispanics Are Natural Democrats And What The GOP Can Do About It"   From: An Anonymous Connecticut Reader [Email him] "Less known is that increasingly liberal Hispani...
Post By Allan Wall on 07/27/2012

Raul Reyes: "Latinos May Lead the Way to Gun Control in the Future"

On NBC Latino, Raul Reyes, attorney and USA Today contributor who previously applauded the "Dream Amnesty" (see here) makes a Latino case for gun control:  While our political leaders worry about gett...
Post By James Fulford on 07/20/2012

Aurora Mall Not A "Gun-Free` Zone

Someone wondered if the Aurora Mall, site of the "Dark Knight" shooting, was a "gun-free zone," requiring moviegoers with Colorado CCW permits to leave their guns at home or in their cars. Malls and pu...
Post By James Fulford on 06/17/2012

Malcolm Gladwell Versus The Hellhole In Port Arthur

Steve Sailer quoted this, from an exchange between Bill Simmons and   Malcolm Gladwell, in which Gladwell wrote that America has a problem—a great deal of potential talent is locked up: America has on...
Letter By VDARE.com Reader on 04/08/2012

A Washington State Reader Says Obama Will Regret Any “Administrative” Moves Towards Gun Control

Re: A Pennsylvania Reader Warns Of Possible Executive Orders In An Obama Second Term From: Brian Riordan (e-mail him) The scenario presented by Mr. Hook is certainly scary and we have indeed seen our f...