Quote of the Day: We’re From the Government and We’re Here to Help

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“As the politics of hatred and fear continue to fuel violence in our communities, it’s urgent we help ensure safety.” – Senator Daniel Squadron (D-Manhattan) in New York State senator seeks…

Reader: Delta Airlines Zip-Tied My Baggage, Too!

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Following our earlier post on zip-tied luggage at airports, a reader who prefers to remain anonymous writes: I just got back from a trip to a skeet competition in San…

Quote of the Day: Second Amendment Rights Are Not Absolute (In Connecticut)

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“Our constitutional rights are not absolute. You don’t have the right to walk into the state Supreme Court with a firearm. You don’t have the right to walk into a…

Gun Control School Project: Just Thought I’d Leave This Here

I spend a fair amount of time cruising YouTube on your behalf, looking for firearms-related video content. When I search “gun violence” I often come across school projects like this one….

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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…

Moms Demand Action Find a Fudd in Texas

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Alert the media. The Moms who Demand Action on the street corners of Everytown USA have found themselves a Fudd in Texas. Manson “Bernie” Phillip wrote his legislator urging opposition…

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Daily Digest: A New Direction at Justice, Missed Disarmament Opportunities, and Chicago’s Competition

The NRA’s Chris Cox on Trump’s AG nominee . . . Sen. Jeff Sessions will fight for the Second Amendment: Column – “Eric Holder and Loretta Lynch’s politicization of the Department of Justice…

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Daily Digest: It Just Doesn’t Matter, Czech Common Sense, a Fatal Home Invasion

For Those Who Say All Gun Buyers Should Be Screened, the Data Don’t Matter – “But it turns out that whatever the actual number is, it reinforces the case for…

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2016 Gun Sales at 27.5 Million, Media Blames Gun-Crazed Minority

Despite economic uncertainty, Americans bought guns at a record pace in 2016. The FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) processed some 27.5 million inquiries. Each of those checks typically indicates…

EU Bureaucrats Continue Efforts to Disarm Lawful Gun Owners

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Reader John Dingell III writes: Well, Jean-Claude Juncker still rules Europe. The EU’s Commission, Parliament, and Council have now reached an agreement to strangle gun owners across the continent in new…

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Blue Force Gear Quote of the Day: Revealing Friends and Enemies

“So for people who have not committed gun crimes, or any crimes at all, Obama is taking away their gun rights. But, on the other hand, he is telling felons…

Sen. Blumenthal Calls for a Trump ‘Nixon to China’ Moment on Guns

Connecticut Senator Richard Blumenthal takes a back seat to no one in his assiduous opposition to civilian firearms ownership rights. Now, as he looks ahead into the abyss of two…