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11 More Reasons Biden Administration Is Wrong About Onerous Gun Restrictions

By Amy Swearer The Biden administration last month filed a brief encouraging the Supreme Court to uphold New York City’s de facto ban preventing ordinary citizens from carrying firearms in public. The administration argued that an onerous “good cause” requirement—giving the city’s police department unmitigated discretion over citizens’ exercise of a fundamental right—is a perfectly reasonable regulation. This […]

Gun Control Works! Muslim Convert Murders Five People with a Bow and Arrow

By Robert Spencer My latest in PJ Media: Advocates of gun control should take note of recent developments in Norway, but won’t: On Wednesday evening, a convert to Islam in the city of Kongsberg, southwest of Oslo, began shooting at random people with a bow and arrow. Police confronted him, but police in Norway are unarmed, […]

Concealed Carry Permit Holders Surge Across The United States: 2021

By John R. Lott and Rujun Wang During the Coronavirus pandemic, the number of concealed handgun permits has soared to over 21.52 million – a 48% increase since 2016. It’s also a 10.5% increase over the number of permits we counted a year ago in 2020. Unlike gun ownership surveys that may be affected by […]

FBI REPORT: Twice as Many Killed with Knives than Rifles & Shotguns Combined

What next? Fist control? Knife control? No. It’s all about Democrat tyrants disarming the American people. FBI: More People Killed with Fists, Feet, Than Rifles By AWR Hawkins,, Breitbart News, 27 Sep 2021: The FBI released its Uniform Crime Report (UCR) Monday showing that more people were killed in 2020 with fists and feet than were killed […]

Smith & Wesson Abandons Massachusetts for Freedom-Loving Tennessee

An example every freedom loving American should follow. Smith & Wesson Gun Maker Abandons Massachusetts for Freedom-Loving Tennessee Iconic U.S. firearms maker Smith & Wesson has just ditched Massachusetts for freedom-loving Tennessee. By Warner Todd Huston, October 1, 2021: Iconic U.S. firearms maker Smith & Wesson has been headquartered in Massachusetts for 168 years, but […]

Legendary Gun Maker Moves Out of Progressive Massachusetts

Smith & Wesson, a legendary name in American firearms manufacturing has announced it is leaving Springfield Massachusetts for the friendlier business and political climate of East Tennessee. Smith and Wesson President and CEO Mark Smith suggested the company had “been left with no alternative” other than to leave because of legislation that passed in the […]

The Moral Problem With Most Gun Free Zones

By taking away our means of self-defense and refusing to provide a suitable substitute, gun-free zones violate our right to life. Let’s start with a thought experiment. Suppose I push you into deep water as part of a swimming lesson. Because you do not know how to swim, you start desperately trying to keep yourself […]

Most Dangerous Neighborhoods In Sarasota, Florida

“If you start taking money away from law enforcement you are already seeing crime go up in Milwaukee, New York City, Chicago,” – Sheriff Tom Knight Some citizens of the City of Sarasota, Florida have called for defunding their police. Watch: Here are the most dangerous neighborhoods in Sarasota for 2021 according to AreaVibes.com. The […]

VIDEO: Gun Rights Are Women’s Rights

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed. – Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. Rumble — Spokesperson for Gun Owners of America, Antonia Okafor Cover, joins us to discuss the surge of women gun owners and why […]

GUN CONTROL ISN’T WORKING …and maybe it never did

The newest estimates of guns in American’s hands are now at 390 million, larger than our population. Not the adult population—the entire population. If you’re like me, you see this as a good thing, because guns are a good thing. They represent freedom, independence, safety, more things than I plan to list in this short […]

Biden’s Ammunition Ban Is Part Of The Left’s Plot To Disarm Americans

The gun prohibition lobbies have discovered that even if they can’t ban guns, choking off ammunition is an effective way to prevent people from using them. The Biden administration recently prohibited the import of ammunition from Russia. That’s bad news for American firearms owners, but there may be much worse to come. The gun prohibition […]

Texas Is Now an “Open Carry” State, Here’s Why That’s a Good Thing

By Brad Palumbo It has always been antithetical to the spirit of the Constitution to require a license to own a firearm As of September 1, you no longer have to pay the government to carry a gun in Texas. Most people think of Texas as the Wild West and may be surprised this was […]

Texas Is Now an “Open Carry” State, Here’s Why That’s a Good Thing

It has always been antithetical to the spirit of the Constitution to require a license to own a firearm As of September 1, you no longer have to pay the government to carry a gun in Texas. Most people think of Texas as the Wild West and may be surprised this was ever the case […]

He Said The Quiet Part Out Loud

During a July 21 town hall event on CNN, President Joe Biden was addressed by a member of the audience who posed a set-up question about guns. The questioner asked, “So, how will you address gun violence, from a federal point of view, to actually bring about change and make our local cities safer?” The […]

Afraid Of Ghosts

“Ghost Guns” are the Latest in Hoplophobic Pants-Wetting “Facing Republican resistance to new gun laws, the Biden administration has not pushed for a solution through Congress; instead, it is aiming to do so through an executive order, requiring the Department of Justice to come up with new ways to curb ghost guns. ” The Economist, […]

$5 Trillion Gun-Rights Assault

COUNTERACTING A UTOPIAN DISARMAMENT PLAN School Trust Funds — They Bear Astounding Wealth Two years ago, just before we saw how totally anti-rights two of the three American political parties had openly become (democrats and communists, both vying for control of the White House and Congress), a third power bloc introduced five principles for what […]

A Fantastic Decision for the AR-15

The Miller v. Bonta gun-rights decision is a couple of months old now, but it’s a stem-winder that does not fail to inform and entertain. In it, Roger T. Benitez, United States district judge for the Southern District of California, declared California’s system of gun laws that banned the purchase and possession of AR-15 rifles […]

Goldwater Institute Challenges Ruling That Raises Taxes For Arizona Shooting Ranges

The Goldwater Institute is challenging an Arizona Court of Appeals ruling that shooting ranges qualify as “places of amusement,” subjecting them to higher tax rates. The court ruled in April that shooting ranges are “comparable” to “amusement parks.” The Goldwater Institute filed a friend of the court brief last week, arguing that shooting ranges are […]

Arizona, Missouri Lead Coalition To Protect Second Amendment Rights in New York

Arizona Attorney General Mark Brnovich announced he and Missouri Attorney General Eric Schmitt are leading a coalition of 26 states to defend Second Amendment rights at the U.S. Supreme Court. In their amicus brief in New York State Rifle and Pistol Association v. Corlett, the state attorneys general urged the court “to declare New York’s […]

Court Declares Laws Banning Handgun Sales to People Under 21 Unconstitutional

A federal appeals court ruled Thursday that federal laws banning firearms dealers from selling handguns to customers under the age of 21 were unconstitutional. The United States Court of Appeals for the 4th Circuit said in the decision that there was no reason to treat the Second Amendment any differently from other constitutional rights citizens […]

With The Focus On “Gun Crime,” What Percent Of Violent Crimes Involve Guns? 8.3%

I’ve asked to prioritize gun violence. . . . Joe Biden, “Remarks by President Biden on Gun Violence Prevention,” The White House Briefing Room, April 8, 2021. For folks at home, here’s what you need to know: I’ve been at this a long time and there are things we know that work that reduce gun […]

Dumbfounded—or just dumb?

Some huge chunk of America—the part that understands firearms enough to keep and bear them, all 100 million of us—were dumbstruck to read an advice column in the Chicago Tribune from a distraught dad. He learned his daughter had bought herself a fine major manufacturer sidearm for all the right reasons. The degree of ignorance […]

The ATF’s Latest Proposed Regulation Could Make 40 Million Gun Owners Felons Overnight

This is a conspicuous confiscation of power, and it’s precisely what America’s founding fathers strove to avoid through the establishment of checks and balances. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives has published a notice outlining their plans to update regulations on stabilizing braces. Originally developed to help those with disabilities shoot comfortably, stabilizing braces have […]

VIDEO: How Fast Could You Get Your Gun in a Home Invasion?

I saw this news yesterday at The Blaze and was pretty impressed that a senior couple was ready and willing to blast a home invader as he attempted to break down their door while they ate breakfast. And, I fully expected by today to have a name and photo of the invader who the homeowners shot […]

Supremes Rule 9-0 Against RI Gun Grab

It is rare to see the Supreme Court unanimously rule on anything, but especially something having to do with firearms. But that’s just what happened in May when the SCOTUS overturned a 1st Circuit Court ruling in Caniglia v. Strom. The Supreme Court ruled unanimously (9-0) that police illegally seized a Rhode Island man’s firearms […]

61% of U.S. Counties Now ‘Second Amendment Sanctuaries’

The majority of all U.S. counties have been designated as Second Amendment sanctuaries, according to an analysis by Sanctuary Counties. As of June 20, there are 1,930 counties “protected by Second Amendment Sanctuary legislation at either the state or county level,” representing 61% of 3,141 counties and county equivalents in all 50 states and the […]

Want Less Violence? Promote Gun Ownership

Would carrying a gun make you feel safer? Robert Nash and Brandon Koch thought so. But the state of New York denied them gun permits, saying they hadn’t demonstrated a “special need.” Why did they have to prove such a “need”? The Supreme Court ruled more than 10 years ago that all Americans have a […]

Nolte: A Drag Queen-Loving Military Can’t Defend You. Go Buy an ‘Assault’ Rifle

When the U.S. military starts sanctioning drag queen shows, it’s time to buy an “assault rifle,” or ten. Remember back in 2007 when Rick Santorum said, If we allow homosexuals to serve openly in the military, within 15 years this same military will be putting on drag shows? And then, do you remember how the […]

False Flag Narrative

We have demanded that congress hold the president accountable for his usurpation of his office, and refusal to abide by our founding document, the US Constitution. The president continues to act alone, and thumb his nose at congress when he is not given what he wants. He acts as if he is a child, throwing […]

DOJ Warns States About Second Amendment Sanctuaries

Meanwhile immigration sanctuary policies are lauded and emulated. On June 17, 2021 AOL published an Associated Press report under the title, Justice Dept.: Missouri governor can’t void federal gun laws.  This report began with this excerpt: WASHINGTON (AP) — The Justice Department is warning Missouri officials that the state can’t ignore federal law, after the governor […]