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We Are All Counterterrorists

We Are All Counterterrorists

“Je suis Charlie,” they tell us. “I am Charlie.” They are referring to Charlie Hebdo, the radical left-wing satire weekly in Paris, France, that was the jumping off point for the lastest round of Islamist […]

Army Wife Shoots Her Husband When He Unexpectedly Returns Home With Breakfast

Army Wife Shoots Her Husband When He Unexpectedly Returns Home With Breakfast

Rule Four of gun safety has always been dead simple: Always be sure of your target. Unfortunately, an Army wife failed to follow that basic rule this morning in Fayetteville, NC, and almost turned herself […]

Why You Shouldn’t Support Military Fakers In The Gun Industry

Why You Shouldn’t Support Military Fakers In The Gun Industry

It is incredibly rare for us to essentially say, “here, just go read this,” but this is one of those rare times. Andrew Touhy isn’t one of the most broadly-known gun bloggers out there, nor […]

UPDATE: Las Vegas Woman Who Shot Stalker Continues Training, Becomes Range Safety Officer

UPDATE: Las Vegas Woman Who Shot Stalker Continues Training, Becomes Range Safety Officer

In late September we brought you the hair-raising first-person account of a Las Vegas woman who shot stalker Douglas Eugene Jackson through a door as he attempted to break into her home: I Shot My […]

A Gun Ownership Primer: Revolver or Semiauto? Part 1

A Gun Ownership Primer: Revolver or Semiauto? Part 1

A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  A Gun Ownership Primer, Part 2: Does Evil Exist? A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally Justified? Part 1  A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally […]

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 3 (Updated)

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 3 (Updated)

A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  A Gun Ownership Primer, Part 2: Does Evil Exist? A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally Justified? Part 1  A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally […]

Project Appleseed Unites History, Rifle Markmanship

Project Appleseed Unites History, Rifle Markmanship

Kevin Robinson of the Pensacola News Journal recently discovered Project Appleseed, and sounds almost giddy in his reporting. On command, the 16 “riflemen-in-training” fell to their stomachs and fired off a volley of shots. Most […]

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 1

A Gun Ownership Primer: Life-Changing Realities, Part 1

The first six installments of this series: A Gun Ownership Primer: The Philosophy Of Gun Ownership  A Gun Ownership Primer, Part 2: Does Evil Exist? A Gun Ownership Primer: Is Killing Morally Justified? Part 1  […]

“I Thought He Was Going To Shoot Me.” Cops Invade School With Loaded Weapons In Terrifying Drill

“I Thought He Was Going To Shoot Me.” Cops Invade School With Loaded Weapons In Terrifying Drill

Someone tell me what good purpose it serves when armed officers burst unannounced into a middle school classroom with weapons drawn, convincing hysterical and stunned students that they are about to be killed: Students, teachers […]

Gunfighter School

Gunfighter School

[This is an article from my monthly Bearing Arms column in Townhall Magazine] I thought I was a decent shot with a pistol. That was before I spent a week at the world famous Gunsite […]