Self Defense on Townhall

Michelle Malkin - Wed Feb 20

If radical gun-grabbers have their way, your daughters, mothers and grandmothers will have nothing but whistles, pens and bodily fluids to defend themselves against violent attackers and sexual predators. ... more

Washington, D.C. - Wed Feb 20

Vice President Joe Biden said Tuesday that Americans don't need semi-automatic weapons to protect their homes because a couple of blasts from a shotgun will scare off intruders. He was speaking in an online video as part of a Facebook town hall. ... more

Neal Boortz - Tue Jan 15

So now we’re learning that Barack Obama wants to make the sale of high capacity magazines illegal. How nice. Nice --- and easy to expose as completely absurd. ... more

Humberto Fontova - Mon Jan 14

(This true-crime event took place the night of Nov. 13th 1981.) A duck hunt loomed in the morning so I hit the bed early, where my wife Shirley (six-months pregnant) was reading. Elaine, her sister, was due home from the show any minute…… ... more

Wayne Allyn Root - Sun Jan 13

I’m not your typical NRA member. I’m Jewish, Ivy League educated (Columbia University, Class of ’83, President Obama’s classmate), and have been a member of the mainstream media (I started my career as an anchorman and host for CNBC, then called Financial News Network). Also unusual, I joined the NRA in the days after the Sandy Hook, Connecticut tragedy. ... more

Humberto Cruz - Sat Jan 12

(This true-crime event took place the night of Nov. 13th 1981.) A duck hunt loomed in the morning so I hit the bed early, where my wife Shirley (six-months pregnant) was reading. Elaine, her sister, was due home from the show any minute…… ... more

Pat Buchanan - Tue May 22

Three months ago, George Zimmerman, a neighborhood watch volunteer in Sanford, Fla., shot and killed Trayvon Martin. ... more

Jacob Sullum - Wed May 2

"I got five baby mammas, and I put my hands on every last one of them except for one," Rico Gray confessed during a November 2010 deposition. "The way I was with women ... they had to walk on eggshells around me." He recalled punching women in the face, shoving them, choking them and tossing them out the door. ... more

Townhall.com Staff - Tue Mar 27

Susan Brown - Tue Mar 27

The justifiable outrage over the death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida should give all Americans reason for pause. How could an unarmed young man carrying a bag of skittles threaten gun-carrying neighborhood watch volunteer George Zimmerman, who was almost twice Martin's weight? ... more

Pat Buchanan - Tue Mar 27

Barack Obama's statement that the death of Trayvon Martin was a tragedy that cries out for a more thorough investigation was the right and necessary thing to say. ... more

New York/Florida - Tue Mar 27

New information on the case. ... more

Helen Whalen Cohen - Wed Mar 7

Washington - Thu Jan 12

"It's sad, somebody dying. But the truth is, there's nothing worth dying for in any of these houses but people are breaking into them all the time." ... more