Restoring Public Employees’ Ability to Defend Themselves

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During the last hundred years, the legal ability of public employees to carry defensive weapons has been eroded along with the rights of ordinary citizens. Originally intended to prevent minorities…

Girl Scouts and Guns Go Viral in Ft. Worth

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The above photo showing members of Come and Take It – Ft. Worth and some local cookie purveyors is getting heavy play on the internets — and causing panties to…

OMG! It’s A Man! With a Rifle On His Back! OMG!

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Michael Keoughan was exercising his right to bear arms in Texas last Wednesday. He’s part of a Texas group of Second Amendment supporters who demonstrate that the RKBA means something….

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Restaurant Carry (with Permit) Coming to South Carolina

It appears that people with concealed weapon permits in South Carolina will now have an easier time finding a place to have dinner. South Carolina is just a signature away…

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“Gun Nut” Eugene Volokh Partners with Washington Post

The well-known and brilliant UCLA law professor Eugene Volokh, has partnered with the Washington Post to place the Volokh Conspiracy, a well-argued and -written blog that I have often cited,…

Indiana Bill Would Reform Gun Turn-Ins, Stop Wasteful Destruction

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Indiana state senator Jim Tomes has introduced a bill in the legislature that prevents further waste in gun turn-in events, so called “buy backs”.   The guns were never owned by…

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Illegal “No Weapons” Signs in Alabama Rest Stops

It appears that some bureaucrat in the Yellowhammer State has decided to post the state’s rest stops with signs that are toxic to the Second Amendment, not to mention Alabama…

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Open Carriers Rally in Beaumont, TX

Texans continue to march in support of Second Amendment rights. After Derek Poe was arrested for disorderly conduct while carrying a rifle slung over his back with the muzzle down…

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Virginia Lawmakers Pass Concealed Weapons and Suppressor Reform, Resist Police Pressure

Virginia lawmakers chose to reform the state’s gun laws in spite of pressure by police agencies to keep restrictive measures in place. HB878 reforms an antique law that gives local…

Texas Mall That Banned Guns Over Open Carry Losing Tenants

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Parkdale mall in Beaumont, Texas banned guns from their establishment after one of their renters open carried a rifle slung over his back to his firearms business in the mall,…

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Utah: Concealed Carry in Schools, Zero School Shootings. Coincidence?

There are many likely contributors to the fact that Utah has had zero school-related shootings. Utah is one of the states that has the least restrictions on Second Amendment rights…

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Arizona Poll: 2A Rules the Day

A recent poll from the Seattle Times ran through the blogosphere with decidedly positive results for Second Amendment activists. In spite of splitting 2A supporters with two answers, the total…