Newtown Legislative Council Blocks Three New Gun Control Ordinances

Connecticut isn’t the most gun-friendly venue in America. In fact it’s frequently mentioned when running down the roster of the usual suspects, states with the strictest, most rights-infringing gun control laws in the country. You know them; California, New York, New Jersey, Maryland, yadda, yadda, yadda. And if there’s anywhere in Connecticut you’d expect a […]

How Russians Lost Their Guns

The Bolshevik Revolution put an end to the free circulation of guns among the general public. The leaders of the uprising knew only too well what the masses were capable of, especially if armed up to the teeth, and moved to monopolize gun ownership. In 1918 the Bolsheviks initiated a large scale confiscation of civilian […]

Yes, the Old Look and Feel is Back…for Now

As we expected, we got a lot of passionate feedback on the new look and feel of the site that appeared earlier this week. Some of it was complimentary, some not so much. And last night — poof! — the old site design magically reappeared. We had a few behind-the-scenes difficulties that required taking down […]

How to Clean a Suppressor

Do you want — or need — to clean your suppressor? It’s not always necessary depending on your particular can and the caliber you’re shooting. But let’s talk about if and when you should clean your suppressors (AKA silencers) plus some common methods of doing so. Because of the wide variety of suppressors on the […]

Allegheny County Backs Down, Will Reopen Firearms Division Offices Again Monday

Allegheny County, Pennsylvania, which includes the city of Pittsburgh, became yet another jurisdiction to use the Chinese flu pandemic as an excuse to shutter its office that takes and processes concealed carry permits last month. Upholding Pennsylvanians’ civil rights apparently weren’t considered essential services. In response, the Firearms Policy Coalition sued Allegheny County Sheriff William […]

Georgia Should Be On Every Gun Owner’s Mind

By Larry Keane All eyes are on Georgia and the runoff elections for the final two U.S. Senate seats. The results will impact the firearm industry and the ability of Americans to purchase and possess firearms of their choosing. Americans have made clear how they feel about their Second Amendment rights, with record firearm purchases […]

Mother Jones: Virginia Citizens Defense League and SAF are ‘More Extreme Than the NRA’

The far-left site Mother Jones has taken a look around the modern gun rights movement and has proclaimed that orgs like the Virginia Citizens Defense League and the Second Amendment Foundation are both poised to take over where the National Rifle Association is leaving off. And they’re sounding the alarm, declaring that the successors are […]

Guns, Faith and Defending Against Evil

Gloria is 40 years old, a mother of five and a member of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. She is also a gun owner. Gloria was one of the dozens of gun owners interviewed by two University of Kansas researchers, Abbie Vegter and Margaret Kelley, for a groundbreaking new study exploring the […]