Let’s Talk: The ‘Only Military & Police’ Opinion

Let’s Talk: The ‘Only Military & Police’ Opinion

If you’ve listened to anyone discuss the pro-gun/anti-gun debate you have undoubtedly heard someone make the statement “Only the military and police should have guns – it’s their job to protect us”. It’s an interesting anti-gun opinion and one I believe needs to be addressed because of how popular it seems to be.

A Look At School Safety Since Sandy Hook

A Look At School Safety Since Sandy Hook

In case of emergencies, lockdowns and fire drills are now commonly practiced in traditional brick and mortar schools. A lockdown is a precautionary measure in response to a threat directly to the school or in the surrounding community. This measure of school safety is when students stop all their activities…

Has the media made mass shootings worse?

Has the media made mass shootings worse?

After every mass shooting, there is an explosion of media coverage of the event… But is there a possibility that the media coverage is making mass shootings worse? Before you utterly dismiss this idea – think about the latest mass school shooting in Florida…

Why Are Women Mass Shooters So Rare?

Why Are Women Mass Shooters So Rare?

While watching the coverage of the shooting at Youtube headquarters as it unfolded earlier this week, I became very curious about something I noticed that was drastically different with this shooting. What I found was pretty interesting;

The Gun Reform Discussion Post March 24th

The Gun Reform Discussion Post March 24th

NIOF.ORG attended the local March for Our Lives event in Orlando, FL to get a little perspective about the growing gun reform movement. I was surprised, to say the least, at the sheer size of the local event which estimated its attendance north of 25,000 people – let alone what I saw around the rest of the country.