The Vermont Cynic

New S.55 bill infringes on rights

New S.55 bill infringes on rights

James Simpson

April 20, 2018


Filed under Opinion

Going back on a campaign promise made to his supporters, Gov. Phil Scott has signed an egregious piece of gun control legislation, S.55, into law. Contained in this law are mandatory background checks for private gun sales and a ban on the sale of magazines that hold more than 10 rounds for rifles ...

Campus should allow for Second Amendment rights

Campus should allow for Second Amendment rights

James Simpson

March 24, 2017


Filed under Opinion

We have seen in our nation’s past the deadly failures of gun-free policies. Sandy Hook Elementary School, the Aurora movie theater, Pulse nightclub, and Virginia Tech were all areas in which the carrying of firearms was prohibited, and mass carnage ensued. Since those intent on inflicting...

Students bring conservative voices forward

September 20, 2016


Filed under Campus, News

Conservative students have new outlets to share their thoughts and engage in discussions with other students on campus. Students for Concealed Carry announced their arrival on campus while Turning Point USA and Young Americans for Liberty tabled for student support in the Davis Center Sept. 1...

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