Saturday, January 13, 2007

Gun Control or "One Nation Under Guns"? -- on Book TV Tonight

There will be a debate on Book TV tonight between authors Arnold Grossman, "One Nation Under Guns," and David Kopel, "Gun Control and Gun Rights," sponsored by the Denver Press Club, broadcast by C-Span2 Book TV.

Tonight, Saturday, January 13 at 11:00 pm, Eastern time

Description: The Denver Press Club hosts a debate on the issue of gun control. Arnold Grossman, author of "One Nation Under Guns - An Essay on An American Epidemic," argues the pro-gun control case while David Kopel, co-editor of "Gun Control and Gun Rights: A Reader and Guide" speaks for the opposing side. The debate is moderated by Cnythia Hessin, executive producer of Rocky Mountain PBS.

Author Bio: David Kopel is Research Director at the Independence Institute in Golden, Colorado. Arnold Grossman co-founded SAFE Colorado, a bipartisan anti-gun violence group, in 2000, following the Columbine school shootings. Mr. Grossman co-authored "1998" with former Colorado governor Richard Lamm.