It's Time to End Gun-Free Zones

As I sit here and digest what happened to all of those children, sick doesn't even cover the feelings I have for the parents of these innocent children.  However, there is another emotion brewing in my mind as well: fear. At home I own several firearms, and frankly, anyone forcing entry to my home would have a very short life expectancy.  However, each day I have to send my children off to a place where the only protection they have is the ideology of wishful thinking.  All it takes to take my little daughter or teenage son from me is one psychopath like the piece of evil in Newtown, or the man who used a knife on several children in China yesterday. Earlier this year, Jessica Ridgeway, a 10-year-old, was kidnapped, murdered, and dismembered just a few miles from my house.  I can walk my kids to the bus and walk them home, secure in the thought that my wife and I are armed and able to deal with anyone trying to snatch our children.  However, as soon as they...(Read Full Post)