As concerns over self-defense became more pronounced in 2020, initially during the cornonavirus hysteria and then during the current spate of protests and riots, two million Americans became first-time gun owners.Continue reading “2 million first-time gun owners in first half of 2020 alone”
Minneapolis and other major cities have finally re-opened, at least to looters and arsonists. For three days, police in Minneapolis and St. Paul were ordered to stand down as rioters destroyed their cities. In New York City and Washington, D.C., on Monday night, police stood by as looters destroyed parts of those cities.Continue reading “Liberal politicians who order police to stand down are the same people who want to ban guns”
by John Dillon and Michael Schwartz
- Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd had a message for those who would rather loot than peacefully protest.
One surely unintended consequence of this week’s violence: When the National Guard is patrolling the streets because huge armed police forces can’t keep criminals from turning cities into war zones, America’s gun control debate is *finished* for at least a generation. Over. Done.— David Martosko (@dmartosko) June 1, 2020
As a criminal pointed a gun directly at him and his girlfriend, B.J. Baldwin had to make a split-second decision. That’s when his firearms training kicked in. He fired 10 shots. All 10 shots hit the target.Continue reading “Couple confronted by armed criminals”
There are more gun owners now than ever before. It’s not just my opinion, it’s a matter of scientific fact. This article is going to discuss some excellent research on gun owners including: demographics, how they use them, how often they carry, as well as much more.Continue reading “61 statistics describing U.S. gun owners, demographics, concealed carry, and more”
Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has unveiled a ban on the sale of 1,500 models and variants of firearms.
Some of these guns are already banned, but none of the prohibited weapons are “military-grade assault weapons” — the supposed target of Trudeau’s measure.Continue reading “Trudeau’s gun ban won’t make us safer”