Opposition to Trump Immigration Order Highlights Hoplophobic Hypocrisy

As Dan the Man likes to say, if anti-gunners didn’t have double standards they wouldn’t have any standards at all. The opposition to President Trump’s immigration order reveals their latest…

Secret Service Handling a Spike in Presidential Assassination Threats

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America prides itself on free speech. However, if you threaten to hurt or kill the president, expect a knock on your door. What’s more, if you’ve got guns, you won’t…

SAF Suit Challenging Illinois Foster Parent Gun Rules Can Proceed

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The Second Amendment Foundation has scored another procedural win in Illinois. Under the state’s Department of Children and Family Services rules, Prospective Illinois foster parents must either certify that there…

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5 Common Mistakes Good Guys Make In Self-Defense Situations

We all know deadly force is justified when faced with an imminent, credible threat of death or grievous bodily harm. And yet armed self-defenders often make dumb mistakes in the heat of…

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Judge Neil Gorsuch: A Constitutional Originalist Skeptical of Executive Power

My first thought upon learning that Judge Neil Gorsuch had been nominated to the Supreme Court was about how weird it was for the first time in eight years to hear the…

Will the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act Liberate New Jersey Gun Owners?

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There’s been a lot of talk about the recently-submitted Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act and how it will benefit concealed carry license holders in the forty-one states that have constitutional carry or “shall…

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Chicago Police Bodycam Video Shows Violence in Chiraq

“Chiraq” remains Chicago’s unwanted and unwelcome nickname.  Given the levels of violence, it should come as no surprise in a city 812 homicides and almost 4400 people shot during 2016. …

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Gun Hero of the Day: Convicted Felon Good Samaritan

Guns save lives. That lesson was learned yet again on January 12th on a desolate stretch of I-10 in Arizona. A Good Samaritan who saved a wounded Arizona State Trooper has now…

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“Anti-Fascist” Bully Shot by Armed American at UW Yiannopoulos Event

Last Friday, “peaceful protesters” at a Milo Yiannopoulos event picked the wrong person to attack. It happened at the University of Washington campus, where police tried to maintain order. As…

Tallahassee Mayor Gillum Claims Power to Ignore State Firearms Preemption Law

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People exercising their right to keep and bear arms shouldn’t have to worry about whether or not they’re violating an obscure local ordinance when they cross a local boundary. That’s one reason every…

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Appeals Court Strikes Down Chicago Ban on Gun Ranges

Zoning laws are a peculiarly American way of legally barring people we don’t like from doing things we find aesthetically unappealing with their own property. Occasionally, though, one of these…

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Nat’l Reciprocity Bill Applies to Non Resident Permits

Representative Richard Hudson (R-NC), the primary sponsor of the National Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act that was introduced last week into the House, has clarified that the Act should apply to…