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SHOTS FIRED: Chicago CCH Permit Holder Becomes First To Engage Criminals

SHOTS FIRED: Chicago CCH Permit Holder Becomes First To Engage Criminals

Well, that didn’t take long. While only a relative handful of concealed carry permits have been issued to Chicago residents so far, it hasn’t taken long for a new carry permit holder to prove the […]

Just a Coincidence? Illinois Gets Concealed Carry, Chicago’s Murder Total Plummets Immediately

Just a Coincidence? Illinois Gets Concealed Carry, Chicago’s Murder Total Plummets Immediately

Here at Bearing Arms, we try to make certain that we don’t confuse correlation (the relationship of things happening together) with causation (the act or influence of one thing or event causing another). That plainly […]

Chicago limousine liberal is really worried about concealed carry at the opera

Chicago limousine liberal is really worried about concealed carry at the opera

The chief theater critic for the Chicago Tribune is terrified that the hoi polloi will defile his beloved opera houses with firearms. No, I’m kidding. Chris Jones is actually much more worried about what visiting […]

DARTBAG: CBS Chicago scrubs article noting Sheriff is now carrying a gun, a right he wants to deny citizens

DARTBAG: CBS Chicago scrubs article noting Sheriff is now carrying a gun, a right he wants to deny citizens

CBS Chicago posted an article yesterday noting that Cook County Sheriff Tom Dart was now carrying a gun, something that the Chicago politician pretending to be a law enforcement officer had not done previously. The […]

Felon gunned down by Chicago clerk was an attempted cop killer on the run

Felon gunned down by Chicago clerk was an attempted cop killer on the run

We  told you a story earlier today about a store clerk who shot and killed a paroled felon during a robbery. It now seems that the dead robber, Demarcus Brandon, was an attempted cop killer: At […]

Chicago robber comes in second place in shooting contest with store clerk.

Chicago robber comes in second place in shooting contest with store clerk.

Demarcus Brandon was on parole for a string of gun crimes when he attempted another armed robbery. He won’t be committing any more. A 25-year-old man who was trying to rob a store on the […]

McCarthy: “Carrying a loaded firearm is the gateway crime to committing a murder.”

McCarthy: “Carrying a loaded firearm is the gateway crime to committing a murder.”

Chicago police superintendent Garry McCarthy made his authoritarian views on the Second Amendment quite clear in September when he announced that he’d have his officers shoot concealed carriers first and ask questions later. You know, because […]

It’s time to admit that Chicago-style gun control is an utter failure

It’s time to admit that Chicago-style gun control is an utter failure

Four members of Chicago street gang are in custody and facing a litany of charges in relation to a gangland attack last Thursday night that sent 13 people from the embattled Back of the Yards […]

Anti-gun Ceasefire becomes the latest victim in Chicago

Anti-gun Ceasefire becomes the latest victim in Chicago

Because of a lack of funds, Ceasefire is closing up two locations in Chicago: City funding for the anti-violence group CeaseFire Illinois has run out in one gang-infested community on the West Side and will eventually […]

Chicago doesn’t have a gun problem. Chicago has a gang problem

Chicago doesn’t have a gun problem. Chicago has a gang problem

Chicago Police Chief Garry McCarthy can blame guns for his city status as the murder capital of the United States until the cows come home, but the rest of the world knows that that guns […]