Gun Violence’s Death Toll Eclipses Ebola’s in U.S.

The media has been inundated with news – and fears – about Ebola for many weeks now. That disease is certainly a frightful one, and every effort should be made to keep it from spreading. Unfortunately, it is still spreading in West Africa, and additional efforts are...

Take Your Gun and Gospel to Church

Coming, perhaps, to a sanctuary near your home is a new version of the Bible, one released by the National Rifle Association. It has a camouflaged cover, quotations from some of America’s great patriots at the beginning of each book of the Bible, and a bookmark...

Has the World Gone Crazy for Guns?

A picture of a handsome 16-year-old black student shot to death in a parking lot recently ran across the top of the page of our daily newspaper. Another recent story described gun brandishing and a near-killing nearby. What is this, “Gunsmoke?” A summary...