The attorney general mischaracterized Obama-era restrictions while citing a study that actually says new computers reduce crime more than heavy weapons do.
Assuming an armed person is harmless when he is, in fact, dangerous, could well be the last mistake someone ever makes. But the default setting for gun laws in the United States assumes just that.
Yes, America has a strong gun culture, but laws can be changed nonetheless.
President Obama’s new ban on military equipment for local law enforcement is about more than just excessive force.
Critics, including some who’ve worked on enforcing arms export laws, say the changes could undermine efforts to prevent arms smuggling to Iran and others.
The U.N. wants to hit pause on autonomous killing machines right now—before the robotic cat is out of the bag.