Existential Threat: The Crisis at the NRA

By Adam Kraut Over the past few months news of impropriety, questionable business dealings, lack of transparency regarding the inner workings of the NRA, and outrageous compensation have emerged. While the source for a lot of this information is not one that many people hold in high regard, much of the information has been independently […]

New York Times Admits Privately-Funded ‘Gun Violence’ Research is a Thing

By NRA-ILA The New York Times – the “paper of record” – reports that “Gun Research is Suddenly Hot.” While we’re happy to see the Times has finally acknowledged that “gun research” can survive federal restrictions on taxpayer funded gun control advocacy, there are necessary caveats here. The volume of “gun violence research” may be increasing, but the […]

WSJ: NRA Has Sued Long-Time Advertising Firm Ackerman McQueen

Ackerman McQueen has been the National Rifle Association’s marketing firm for over 30 years. Among other services, Ackerman produces NRATV for the NRA. All of those personalities you see in their videos such as Dana Loesch and Colion Noir work for Ackerman, not the NRA directly. As has been widely reported, the NRA’s finances have […]

NRA-ILA’s Statement on Duncan v. Becerra

By NRA-ILA In one of the strongest judicial statements in favor of the Second Amendment to date, Judge Roger T. Benitez of the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of California determined on Friday that California’s ban on commonly possessed firearm magazines violates the Second Amendment. The case is Duncan v. Becerra. The NRA-supported case […]

Activist Court Turns the Law Designed to Protect the Firearm Industry from Frivolous Lawsuits on its Head

By NRA-ILA On Thursday, the Connecticut Supreme Court created a dangerous new exception to the Protection of Lawful Commerce in Arms Act (PLCAA), a strong safeguard for our right to keep and bear arms. Repealing or judicially nullifying the PLCAA has been a priority for the gun ban lobby ever since the law was enacted […]

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Attacks the NRA Over the New Zealand Mosque Shootings

In response to the horrific attacks on two New Zealand mosques by a radical anti-immigrant, eco-fascist nut job, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez has decided the best course of action is to somehow connect the terror attack to…the National Rifle Association on the other side of the globe. The famously under-informed freshman Congressperson apparently thinks the term “thoughts […]

Florida Democrat Congressman Wants You To Register Your Plinkers and Squirrel Guns

By NRA-ILA By the standards of today’s anti-gun zealots, Rep. Ted Deutch (D-FL) seems at first glance to be aiming rather low with H.R. 1263, which seeks to add to the National Firearms Act any “semiautomatic rifle or shotgun that has the capacity to accept a detachable [magazine].” Oh, don’t get us wrong. No reasonable, freedom-loving person […]