Pew Poll: 14 Million Americans Identify As NRA Members

A year ago, Pew Research published a poll that showed over fourteen million adults in the United States self identified as National Rifle Association (NRA) members.  From pewresearch.org: Three-in-ten U.S. adults say they currently own a gun, and of that group, 19% say they belong to the National Rifle Association. While the demographic profile of […]

Gun Owner Control Laws Aren’t a New Idea

By BLoving A recent TTAG post touched on the growing movement in Italy to recognize the people’s fundamental human right of self-defense. It was mentioned that gun owner control laws on the continent began in the years between WWI and WWII, but the European elite’s fear of weapons in the hands of the peasantry goes back farther than […]

17 Shot, 3 Dead Following Father Pfleger’s Shutdown of Chicago’s Dan Ryan Expressway

This weekend, the Illinois State Police closed Chicago’s busiest Interstate for a gun control demonstration. Obviously, Saturday morning’s publicity stunt did nothing but irritate commuters and travelers over a holiday weekend. Meanwhile, the rabidly anti-gun Catholic priest Fr. Michael Pfleger claimed “The people won today.” In reality, nothing changed in Murder City USA as over […]

NRA Reporting ‘Massive Data Breach’ in California ‘Assault Weapons’ Registration System

From NRA-ILA: Following the closure of the “assault weapon” registration period, NRA and CRPA received complaints from hundreds of individuals who were unable to register their firearms as required because CA DOJ’s online application system was unable to handle the amount of traffic it received. Constant crashes and errors plagued DOJ’s online registration system for […]

Italians Increasingly Want Gun Law Reform, Easier Access to Firearms

Italians are beginning to questioin the reasonableness and effectiveness of their complex, strict gun control laws. From thelocal.com: While 26 percent of people questioned in 2015 said they supported looser laws on owning a gun for self-defence, the latest research carried out by social studies institute Censis and private security sector organization Federsicurezza found that […]

Fr. Pfleger’s Reckless Anti-Gun Protest To Shut Down Chicago Expressway Saturday

Father Michael Pfleger loves the spotlight. The Windy City anti-gun priest has earned his reputation for hot air and left-wing social justice work. Along those lines, he plans a Saturday morning protest to disrupt Chicago-area holiday weekend commuters by shutting down the Dan Ryan Expressway (I-90/I-94). Alienating apolitical motorists will never win them over to […]

Maine and New Hampshire Legislators Pressure Gun Store to Stop Selling “Assault Rifles”

Three Democrat Maine legislators are using their position to demand the biggest gun store in Maine stop selling rifles the lawmakers disapprove of. Kittery Trading Post has been a successful business since 1938. From nh1.com: The Democratic lawmakers wrote a letter to Kittery Trading Post, asking the store to restrict gun sales and to discontinue sales […]