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Correcting an Injustice

By Trent D. Laviano Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes Public order needs to be maintained in the face of the Left’s targeted anarchy. Daniel Perry was convicted of murder following the shooting death of a rioter who had approached him with an AK-47 during a riot in Austin, Texas. He was granted a full pardon […]

The 2nd Amendment-What The Supreme Court Got Wrong

By Charles M. Strauss Estimated Reading Time: 7 minutes DC v. Heller Happy Heller Day! On June 26, 2008, the Supreme Court, in a 5-4 decision, ruled that the rights to keep and bear arms are individual rights, not dependent on service in a militia – which we all knew to begin with. Heller Day […]

Supreme Court Upholds Law Allowing Confiscation of Firearms. Why All Is Not Lost.

By Amy Swearer Estimated Reading Time: 6 minutes After a string of consecutive victories at the Supreme Court, Second Amendment advocates suffered their first major setback Friday, failing for the first time since 2008’s landmark decision in D.C. v. Heller to convince the nation’s highest court to strike down a gun control law as unconstitutional. […]

Supreme Court Strikes Down Bump Stock Ban

By The Daily Caller The Supreme Court tossed out a Trump administration-era ban on bump stocks Friday. In a 6-3 ruling, the Supreme Court held that the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) exceeded its authority when it issued a rule classifying firearms equipped with bump stocks as machine guns. The case, Garland v. Cargill, […]

Delaware Jury Convicts Hunter Biden On Felony Gun Charges

By The Daily Caller A Delaware jury convicted Hunter Biden on three felony gun charges Tuesday. Special counsel David Weiss charged Hunter Biden in September on three counts relating to his purchase of a Colt Cobra revolver in October 2018, alleging he knowingly possessed the gun while addicted to drugs and made false statements on the purchase […]

These Accounts of Defensive Gun Use Speak Volumes

By The Daily Signal It seems that many gun control activists want to take your guns so badly that they’re willing to take your voice, too. And increasingly, the war for the Second Amendment involves battles waged on a First Amendment front. Just ask the National Rifle Association, which last week needed the Supreme Court to vindicate […]

Rep. Mark Green Leads Bid To Reverse Biden Admin’s ‘Politically Motivated’ Gun Restrictions

By The Daily Caller Republican Tennessee Rep. Mark Green on Wednesday took action to reverse a Biden administration rule placing new restrictions on firearm exports. The rule, released by the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) on April 30, makes a number of changes to licensing requirements that could make it more difficult for firearm […]

Guns, Germs, and Speech: Unanimous Supreme Court Sides With NRA in First Amendment Case

By Jack Fitzhenry What do epidemiologist Martin Kulldorff and the National Rifle Association have in common? More than is first apparent. Both advocate for views unpopular with left-wing politicians, a “herd immunity” approach to COVID-19 in the doctor’s case and gun ownership in the NRA’s. Because of their views, both had their dealings with third […]

SCOTUS Hands NRA First Amendment Win

By Family Research Council In a victory for First Amendment rights, the U.S. Supreme Court unanimously decided to reinstate a lawsuit brought by the National Rifle Association (NRA) alleging that New York state officials had violated the Second Amendment advocacy group’s First Amendment rights. Following a 2018 school shooting, then-superintendent of the New York Department of Financial […]

Help The Gunless!

By Alan Korwin It is your solemn duty I understand many of you reading this have no gunless friends. They’re all as heavily armed as you, maybe more (a fact you may lament—or envy!). But you definitely have some friends or acquaintances who currently are gunless, just think hard. This advice is for you—for them—because […]

Federal Judge Blocks Biden ATF Rule Expanding Gun Background Checks

By The Daily Caller A federal judge temporarily blocked the Biden administration from fully enforcing a gun background check rule Sunday night. Attorney General Merrick Garland announced the rule covering background checks for firearms purchases April 10, claiming it was based on bipartisan legislation passed in the wake of a deadly school shooting in Uvalde, Texas. United States District […]

4 Things to Know About Biden’s Latest Attack on Gun Ownership and Firearms Industry

By Amy Swearer It’s an open secret that the Biden administration disdains lawful civilian gun owners almost as much as it does the lawful gun industry. But in case there was any doubt, new gun export regulations published late last month by the Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security make the administration’s position painfully clear: It doesn’t […]

Get a Gun

By Liel Leibovitz The Jewish way of gun ownership is more about responsibility than power In Brooklyn, pro-Hamas rioters burned down their Bay Ridge block; when the NYPD tried to restore order, they, too, were attacked. A public defender—paid with tax dollars to, um, defend the public—is filmed ripping down hostage posters. France banned pro-Hamas marches, and […]

How Many Gun Owners are in America? — 2024 Statistics

By Sam Jacobs As the political climate heats up surrounding gun control and legislation, more Americans are buying firearms today than six years ago. In the past twenty years, gun ownership has risen slightly among women and Hispanics while it has decreased among men. Report Highlights: Gun ownership in America increased 28% from 1994 to […]

Self-Ownership and the Right to Self-Defense

By Dr. Wanjiru Njoya Self-defense is an ancient common law right under which necessary and reasonable force may be used to defend one’s person or property. As Sir Edward Coke expressed it in 1604: “The house of everyone is to him as his Castle and Fortress as well for defense against injury and violence . . […]

Gun Groups Sound Alarm About New DOJ ‘Red Flag’ Law Center

By The Daily Caller Gun groups are sounding the alarm about the Department of Justice’s (DOJ) new center aimed at helping states enforce red flag laws. The DOJ launched its National Extreme Risk Protection Order (ERPO) Resource Center on Saturday to offer assistance to law enforcement officials, social services providers and others who implement red flag laws, […]

DOJ Creates New Federal ‘Red Flag’ Center To Seize Firearms From Law-Abiding Americans [But Not Illegals]

By The Geller Report Apparently the Democrat regime’s gun control mania only applies to law abiding American citizens but not illegals. An Obama judge U.S. District Judge Sharon Johnson Coleman recently ruled illegals can carry guns. This all goes back to the relentless war on our first amendment – free speech. Once you criminalize speech […]

Obama Appointed Judge Rules Illegals Can Carry Guns

By The Geller Report The Democrat war on Americans escalates. Apparently their gun control mania only applies to law abiding American citizens. Illegal Immigrant Can Carry Guns: Federal Judge By: Epoch Times, March 19, 2024: An illegal immigrant was wrongly banned from possessing guns, according to a recent ruling. A federal law, Section 922 of […]

VIDEO EXPOSÈ: Secretary of Defense Personnel, “Why Not Just Have An Open Border?”

By O’Keefe Media Group BREAKING INSIDE THE PENTAGON: Associate Director in the Office of the Secretary of Defense says, “Why not just have an open border?” “Tear down the wall.” “I think we should repeal the Second Amendment and take the guns all away!” says Jason Beck, who has a classified security clearance and works […]

Historic Business Remington Flees New York For Georgia After 208 Years

By The Geller Report Remington is leaving Ilion, N.Y., ‘after two centuries, abandoning upstate for a gleaming new factory in Georgia. With it goes the village’s identity.’  so wrote the New York Times. NY village ‘losing its soul’ as nation’s oldest gun manufacturer flees blue state for Georgia Remington is the nation’s oldest gun manufacturer “Two […]

Historic Business Remington Flees New York For Georgia After 200 Years

By The Geller Report Remington is leaving Ilion, N.Y., ‘after two centuries, abandoning upstate for a gleaming new factory in Georgia. With it goes the village’s identity.’  so wrote the New York Times. NY village ‘losing its soul’ as nation’s oldest gun manufacturer flees blue state for Georgia Remington is the nation’s oldest gun manufacturer “Two […]

“Not The Way It Works”: Attorney Opposing Bump Stock Ban Repeatedly Explains To Liberal Justices How Guns Work

By Katelynn Richardson Editors’ Note: There are two issues in play here. First is the public issue – some justices are fundamentally ignorant about how a gun works. Bump stocks enhance the trigger action, but can be removed and are not integral to the trigger mechanism itself. This confusion is evident by the questions asked […]

Trio Submits Proposal To Ban Tracking Firearms Through Purchases

By Alan Wooten Restricting the use of a merchant category code to track transactions for firearms and ammunition sales has been proposed by Republican U.S. Reps. Elise Stefanik of New York, Richard Hudson of North Carolina, and Andy Barr of Kentucky. The implementation of the MCC, as it is commonly known, happened in September 2022 […]

Truth Comes Out About Kansas City Super Bowl Chief’s Victory Parade Shooting — The Shooters are Black!

By Royal A. Brown III Two black teenagers shooting at each other charged with the murder of Radio DJ Lisa Lopez-Galvan and of 22 others, 11 of which were children. This is reason we’ve heard little about this mass shooting except for more cries for Gun Control by Marxist Democrats. This shooting doesn’t help their gun […]

Dem Senate Candidate And Gun Control Advocate Has Shelled Out Thousands For His Own Private Security

By The Daily Caller Democratic Rep. Colin Allred of Texas, who is challenging Republican Sen. Ted Cruz in 2024, has given thousands to a private armed security company despite his history of supporting gun control. The Senate candidate is a vocal critic of the Second Amendment, supports firearm regulation and has backed anti-police measures in Congress. Allred’s […]

On Utopian Pacifism

By Alan Korwin I’m a Utopian Pacifist. Although I’ve written ten successful books on American gun law*, I support no weapons of any kind on the surface of the Earth, in an era of enduring peace, prosperity, harmony, and abundance. It turns out this is impossible (utopian). The problem is The Four Horsemen of Human […]

NRA CEO Reveals Why He Resigned During Fraud Trial Brought By Letitia James

By Harold Hutchison National Rifle Association(NRA) CEO Wayne LaPierre testified Tuesday in his New York fraud case that the reason he was resigning from his post because he was diagnosed with late-stage Lyme disease, according to Stephen Gutkowski of The Reload. The 74-year-old LaPierre, who announced his resignation effective Wednesday on Jan. 5 for health reasons, told […]

Whistleblowers Allege ATF Is Drafting Rule That Could Effectively Ban Private Firearm Sales

By The Daily Caller The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) is working on a rule that could effectively ban the sale of firearms between private individuals, agency whistleblowers told a watchdog group. Empower Oversight, a nonpartisan watchdog representing one of the Hunter Biden Internal Revenue Service whistleblowers, says that ATF whistleblowers informed it of […]

Dem-Backed Bill Would Force Gun Owners To Buy ‘Liability’ Insurance In Washington State

By The Daily Caller Legislation pending in the Washington state legislature would force gun owners to purchase insurance. Democratic State Sens. Patty Kuderer and Javier Valdez of Washington introduced SB5963, which would force insurance companies to ask prospective customers if they own firearms, and to then advise them of the state requirement to own liability […]

Pentagon’s Special Ops Office Holds Book Talk On ‘Far-Right’ Domestic Terrorism

By The Daily Caller A Department of Defense office overseeing special operations invited two terrorism experts to discuss their new book on far-right terrorism in the U.S., screenshots obtained by the Daily Caller News Foundation show. The invitation appeared to go out via email to “all” staff of SO/LIC, the acronym for the Pentagon’s office […]