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My Grandfather’s 1943 Union Switch & Signal M1911A1

Within two months of his eighteenth birthday, my grandpa left the Bronx, New York and was inducted into the Army of the United States....

Army Signs New Contract With FN America for More M249 SAW Machine Guns

The US Army has been talking about replacing the venerable M249 Squad Automatic Weapon -- more affectionately known as the SAW -- for years....
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Navy SEAL Who Says He Shot Osama bin Laden Banned by Delta Airlines for...

From the Associated Press: A former Navy SEAL who has said he killed Osama bin Laden has been banned by Delta Air Lines after removing...
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Back to The Skies Over WW1 Europe With the Mondragon (SIG) M1908 Rifle

Peter C. Schechter Whether selling or buying a gun, doing so by the auction process has both risks and rewards. There is also the possibility...
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20 Indian Troops Killed in Fighting Along Border With China

Because 2020 hasn't already presented the world with enough challenges, there's always the little-noticed fact that troops of two nuclear powers have been facing...
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Interview With Security Guard Who Disarmed AR-15 Wielding Seattle Rioter [VIDEO]

You probably saw the video of a private security guard who disarmed a rioter after the black-clad thief pulled an AR-15 from a trashed...
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A Few Suggestions for Renaming America’s Military Bases Currently Named for Confederates

America is purging itself of references to and depictions of problematic symbols and individuals. Few will mourn the demise of the stars and bars...
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The Bindon Aiming Concept and One Big Misunderstanding

It’s the Marine Corps' fault. They were the ones who got this whole mess confused. It might not be doctrinal Marine Corps training, but...
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Air Force Sergeant Who Ambushed 3 Cops Stopped by Heroic Citizen After Carjacking Attempt

By Martha Mendoza and Stefanie Dazio, AP An Air Force sergeant and leader in an elite military security force was armed with homemade bombs, an...
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National Guard Troops Patrolling the Streets of Los Angeles

From the AP: Armed National Guard soldiers patrolled the streets of Los Angeles early Sunday as the city began cleaning up after a night of...
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Civilian-Owned Weapons Led to the Rise of Democracy

When one reads gun blogs voraciously, one runs across two main types of arguments for our right to keep and bear arms (RKBA). The...
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Fort Leavenworth Soldier Rams Active Shooter With His Car, Saves ‘Countless Lives’

From the AP: A soldier stationed in Kansas saved “countless lives” Wednesday when he hit a man with his car as the man was shooting...