Gun Rights “Debate” Heats-Up in Michigan

In the ongoing fight to restore Americans’ natural, civil and Constitutionally protected right to keep and bear arms, there are pro-gunners who support pragmatic incrementalism. They’re OK with laws clawing-back some gun rights, to prepare the political soil for a future day’s harvest. There are others who believe that “shall not be infringed” means “shall not be infringed.” Any stance removed from that position is abject capitulation to gun control advocates; an unacceptable compromise that emboldens the enemies of firearms freedom. We’ve seen this dilemma in . . .

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In the ongoing fight to restore Americans’ natural, civil and Constitutionally protected right to keep and bear arms, there are pro-gunners who support pragmatic incrementalism. They’re OK with laws clawing-back some gun…

NH Senate Passes Constitutional Carry Bill, Governor Threatens Veto

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The New Hampshire Senate passed Senate Bill 116, which would repeal the licensing requirement for carrying a concealed pistol or revolver, bringing the state’s firearms carry law in line with…

Passively Constructed Negligent Discharge of the Day: SC Show-Off Edition

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Campaigns calling for owners to lock up their guns are dangerously misguided. Even if an owner locks up their gun, children, teens and others can unlock it. If a child…

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Technical Drawings: SIG SAUER’s Custom Shoulder Taper for Silencer Mounting

SIG SAUER’s new line of silencers is nifty for many reasons, but one of the main reasons is that they are all about improving the way silencers and firearms interconnect….

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BREAKING: Michael Moore Demands Police Disarmament, Says 2nd Amendment Will Protect Us

Michael Moore is one of the most outspoken opponents of gun rights in the world. He believes that Americans are “gun-crazed killers,” for example. But just moments ago, Michael Moore…

Incendiary Image of the Day: Short Stuff at MI Open Carry Demo Edition

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mlive.com posted the above the image of a rifle-toting child above their story As gun advocates rally outside Michigan Capitol, lawmakers debate guns inside schools. (More on that later.) Obviously, the kid was a black swan (i.e., it wasn’t…

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Gear Review: Ares Gear Aegis Enhanced Belt

A good belt is the linchpin of a solid carrying system. No matter how good your holster, no matter how good your gun, if you have a weak (and usually cheap)…

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The Truth About NFA Inspection: Forfeiting 4th Amendment Rights

It seems like every post about an NFA firearm — whether SBR, silencer, etc — is followed by comments along the lines of “owning an NFA item isn’t worth giving…

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Irresponsible Gun Owner of the Day: School Resource Officer Ashley Phillips

Hephzibah (Georgia) Middle School resource officer Ashley Phillips is in hot water after leaving an unloaded gun in her purse in her police cruiser. Public Safety Chief Alfonso Williams stated that Phillips…

Guns Are Good for the Environment

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Press release: WASHINGTON – The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service announced today that it will distribute $1.1 billion in revenues generated by the hunting and angling industry to state and…

In terms of firearms training, I disagree with the central thesis mooted by JY and his martial arts BFF. As long as the little training is the right training, why not? (A point the martial arts guy eventually makes.) I work with newbies on a regular basis. I am always aware of their limitations: physical, mental, emotional, spiritual and financial. The fact that further defensive gun training is not in the cards for nine out of ten of the people with whom I work is a prime consideration. For most noobs . . .

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Question of the Day: Is Some Gun Training Better Than None?

In terms of firearms training, I disagree with the central thesis mooted by JY and his martial arts BFF. As long as the little training is the right training, why…

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Gear Review: Geissele 13″ Super Modular Rail MK8

We’ve been on a bit of a tear around here testing AR-15 hand guards, specifically the modular and free floating type. For the uninitiated, the market for hand guards is…