Survey: 76% of Police Chiefs Say Armed Citizens ‘REDUCE’ Violent Crime

While liberals call for more gun control to stop violence, three-fourths (76%) of the nation’s police chiefs and sheriffs say armed citizens actually “reduce violent criminal activity,” the 28th Annual Survey by the National Association of Chiefs of Police shows. Asked, “Can qualified, law-abiding armed citizens help law enforcement reduce violent criminal activity?” while under one… Read Full Post…

‘Breakfast & Bullets’ Teaches Women What They Need to Know

Breakfast and Bullets, WTAJ (screen grab) Breakfast & Bullets is all women by design. Except for instructors, there are no men at Outdoor City Guns and Altoona Indoor Range. It’s bonding time and learn-to-shoot time. And it’s taking off! For the folks who deny that women are embracing the shooting sports and self-defense, there’s plenty of… Read Full Post…

Kenya’s 680,000 guns in civilian hands the largest in East Africa

Kenya has the largest number of guns in civilian hands in eastern Africa amid rising gun attacks while Rwanda has the least, a global survey shows. Data from Sidney-based GunPolicy.org, a website backed by the United Nations, puts the estimated number of guns possessed by Kenyan civilians at about 680,000, comprising licit and illicit firearms. Tanzania… Read Full Post…

“Shall not be unreasonably infringed.”

If you dont read anything else today, go read this.

Yet, notice the pertinent language of the Second Amendment: “The right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” In stark contrast to the Fourth Amendment, the Second Amendment does not say gun rights “shall not be unreasonably infringed.” Reasonableness has nothing to do with the matter, nor does crisis management. How could they? The Second Amendment aims to maintain the people’s power of self-defense, including against the government. Since that is the point of the right, nothing could be more unreasonable than to allow its restriction by the government.

Chuck Schumer wants govt to have “emergency powers” over the 2nd amendment via use of the 4th amendment that allows for you to not need a warrant during an ’emergency’.

I think his legal argument here is Read Full Post…

GAMO® Outdoors Acquires Daisy®

Gamo® Outdoor SL, an affiliate of New York-based private equity investment firm BRS, along with its US subsidiary, Gamo® Outdoor USA, announced today the acquisition of Daisy Outdoor Products. Read Full Post…

Would-Be Terrorist Turned Down By a Virginia Gun Shop

A Virginia resident and former member of the Army National Guard just got picked up Sunday by the FBI and charged with attempting to provide material support to ISIS, after which he reportedly told authorities he had “often thought about conducting an attack” on U.S. soil. The Justice Department stated in a press release that Jollah… Read Full Post…

4 ways to misuse gun statistics

By Daniel Bier / FEE There’s a lot of false, misleading, or irrelevant numbers being thrown around about guns and crime, so here’s a brief guide to four potentially misleading types of statistics. 1. “The United States has a gun for every person.” It’s practically a rule that every report about guns has to mention some… Read Full Post…