The NRA President Comes to Effingham, Illinois

The new National Rifle Association President Oliver North came to the heart of the USA – Effingham, Illinois Thursday. God, country and family marked the three primary themes of his visit. Of course, he threw in a health dose of guns for good measure as well. That seemed appropriate as Effingham County holds the distinction […]

Anyone Who Dares to Challenge the Parkland Kids is an Intimidating Gun Bully

“We are not trying to intimidate anyone we have had a very peaceful dialogue. It’s important to provide an alternate message that’s sensible, that says, ‘let’s finds a way to keep our schools safe without violating our constitutional rights.’” – Utah Gun Exchange owner Sam Robinson in Local pro-gun group brings contrast to Parkland school shooting […]

NRA Breaks 15-Year Fundraising Record in March

If you saw CNN’s town hall dog and pony show following the Marjory Stoneman Douglas shooting, you saw students berating the NRA’s Dana Loesch and asking Sen. Marco Rubio how he liked the blood on his hands. Not to mention Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel grandstanding for the anti-gun crowd. But you may not have […]

An Open Letter to the Anti-Gun Left

Reader Guy LoPresti writes: Dear Gun Control advocates, progressives, and anyone left of center, Congratulations on the March For Our Lives and your efforts to reduce gun violence. It looked like a big success. Only one problemL it showed you for the would-be totalitarians that you are. You used young, uninformed children to push your agenda […]

TTAG Daily Digest: Deep-Rooted Astroturf, The Gun Debate is Over and Shutting Down High School Ranges

How the Parkland students pulled off a massive national protest in only 5 weeks – The Parkland students didn’t do it. The civilian disarmament industrial complex did. That’s commonly known as Astroturf . . . As #NeverAgain supporters set their sights on the Washington rally, partner organizations stepped up. Giffords, the gun safety advocacy group […]