gun control

Reader Input: Don’t be too trusting of government

When the Weimar Republic collapsed trying to print its way out of debt, resulting in their money becoming worthless, there was rioting in the streets. Hitler said, “we must h ...

Reader Input: Cops support gun control

This letter is in response to one that appeared in the Auburn Journal on Jan. 13. In that letter, Rocky Warren states that “Gun control isn’t really about guns,” ...

Reader input: Gun ban could be dangerous

The Auburn Journal con-tained two misguided letters on gun control (“U.S. lives by guns dies by guns,” Reader Input, Dec. 21 and “Don’t let Newtown traged ...

Reader input: Tolerating weapons and media violence

I have been reading the pro and anti-gun arguments in the paper for weeks since the horrendous and tragic Newtown shooting. I would agree we need to ban assault weapons, I used one ...

Reader Input: Sale restrictions our best option

  I write in reply to Drs Ansleigh (“Arm against massacres,” Reader Input, Jan. 3) and Drysdale (“Founding fathers used foresight,” Reader Input, J ...

Reader Input: It’s not time for congratulations

  I was dismayed to read Rich Maye’s letter (“Facts won in ‘readers rumble,’” Reader Input, Jan. 8), claiming Gordon Ainsleigh’s superi ...

UPDATE: California lawmaker promises action on gun control

  UPDATE: SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — Several California lawmakers reacted Monday to the mass shooting a Connecticut elementary school by calling for new laws tha ...

Google your true facts

Mr. (Michael) Douglas. You say I cannot support my observations with facts (Reader Input, Jan. 3). Oh yes I can. How about you go to Google and in the search engine type in “U. ...

Disarming our citizens

Regarding the May Los Angeles Gun Buy Back Program, obviously our mayor and other city officials are unaware of the dangerous effects of this program. Apparently, the citizens of ...

We can’t ban crime, so why ban guns?

Here are a few of my thoughts for those of you who would like to see guns banned. For now, I’m still a legal gun owner, and I, too, am horrified by some of the crimes committed i ...