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Florida National Guardsmen subdue a looter during Hurricane Andrew, 1992

Florida Sheriffs Push Back Hard Against “Emergency Carry” Legislation

Bills allowing the carrying of concealed carry of firearms by any law-abiding citizen during a state of emergency are advancing through the Florida House and Senate, and both journalists and the Florida Sheriff’s Association seem […]

“All He Could Do Was Hide” Mom Pushes for Concealed Carry On Military Bases

“All He Could Do Was Hide” Mom Pushes for Concealed Carry On Military Bases

A mother of a soldier one building away from where Ivan Lopez initiated his deadly rampage last week is questioning a decade’s old Department of Defense policy that effectively turns military bases into gun free […]

STUDY: States With Restrictive Gun Laws Have Much Higher Gun Murder Rates. Federal “Assault Weapon” Ban Was A Disaster.

STUDY: States With Restrictive Gun Laws Have Much Higher Gun Murder Rates. Federal “Assault Weapon” Ban Was A Disaster.

The academic journal Applied Economics Letters isn’t exactly know for writing viral headlines for its articles, which is perhaps why Quinnipiac University’s Mark Gius’s An examination of the effects of concealed weapons laws and assault weapons bans on state-level murder rates isn’t being […]

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 […]

New York Times Edits Anti-Gun Restaurant Owner’s Sign to Portray Him As A Victim

New York Times Edits Anti-Gun Restaurant Owner’s Sign to Portray Him As A Victim

Pete Matsko of Backstreets Pub & Grill in Clemson, SC, posted a sign bashing concealed carry permit holders with predicable results. The New York Times has decided to portray Matsko as a victim, and soft-pedals […]

54-Year-Old Chicago Resident Becomes First To Lose Concealed Carry Permit

54-Year-Old Chicago Resident Becomes First To Lose Concealed Carry Permit

A license to carry a concealed weapon is not a license to act like an idiot: A 54-year-old Northwest Side man who allegedly pulled a gun during a property dispute is the first concealed carry […]

Drawing a Pistol in a Car

Drawing a Pistol in a Car

Director of the Sig Sauer Academy in New Hampshire, Adam Painchaud shares a defensive pistol tip to ensure a safe holster draw while seated in your vehicle–should the need ever arise.

And Another One Gone, And Another One Gone: Detroit Homeowner Dispatches Two Home Invaders

And Another One Gone, And Another One Gone: Detroit Homeowner Dispatches Two Home Invaders

Thugs in Detroit keep thuggin’, and citizens sick of their criminality just keep putting them in the ground: Two men have been shot to death during an apparent burglary at a west side Detroit home. Detroit […]

Women’s Intuition: Lady With Concealed Carry Permit Helps Stop Robbery In Dallas

Women’s Intuition: Lady With Concealed Carry Permit Helps Stop Robbery In Dallas

Once again, an armed citizen comes to the rescue of another, this time in Dallas: There is constant sound and motion at DART’s Convention Center Station, and it’s one of Kim Lanphere’s regular stops. “I […]

California Sheriff Is Overwhelmed By Concealed Carry Applications

California Sheriff Is Overwhelmed By Concealed Carry Applications

After being denied the right to concealed carry by California’s restrictive “good cause” language recently overturned by the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals, Orange County residents are now swamping the Sheriff’s Department with applications: The […]