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Open carry gun laws have a downside that was learned the hard way by a 22-year-old Gresham, Oregon man in the early hours of Saturday morning. You know how police always advise you to keep your smartphones and other valuables out of sight? Maybe they should say the same thing about guns. While in many… Read more »
After 43 students went missing in Mexico, President Enrique Pena Nieto vowed to punish whoever was responsible for their disappearance. Shortly after, a mass grave of 28 unidentified dead bodies was discovered outside the Guerrero state city of Iguala. Friends and relatives of the missing students feared that their loved ones would be found among… Read more »
Gun confiscation was just made possible via a new California gun control law. Second Amendment advocates are opposed to the measure which would allow residents to “ask” police officer to confiscate a legally owned gun by a close relative. Governor Jerry Brown signed the Gun Violence Restraining Order bill into law on Tuesday. All families… Read more »
Waffle House kicked a Texas Public Safety Trooper out of the restaurant for openly carrying his duty weapon. The Grapevine Waffle House manager reportedly yelled across the restaurant at DPS Trooper Jeff Evans as he entered the establishment. Trooper Evans attempted to tell the manager that he was indeed in uniform and in compliance with… Read more »
The Knee Defender is a little slice of America–like a stone-wall General Patton with a scoundrel-ed Bernie Madoff bent. Or maybe the other way around? The Knee Defender is that crafty plastic armament you wedge into someone’s airplane seat to keep them from reclining onto your knees. After all, the best defense is a good… Read more »
Concealed carry permits increase self-defense abilities and prompt crime rate drops, according to Second Amendment advocates. The violent crime rate in Chicago has dropped since such permits became legal to issue late last year. City officials credit “better police” work with the drop in violent crime and theft in the city. One significant important crime-deterring… Read more »
A Georgia dad is suing his daughter’s school over his Second Amendment right to take a gun onto campus. Beulah Elementary School parent Hugh Myers was told that he would be placed under arrest if he took a gun on school grounds other than when picking up or dropping of his daughter. A new Georgia… Read more »
Go Topless on August 24 has prompted many protests and events nationwide, but the Austin, Texas go topless march is less about gender discrimination and more about guns and the Second Amendment. Women in several Texas towns are planning on letting it all hang out in an effort to prove that breasts are less dangerous… Read more »
May Araim had lived in the United States for years, after escaping her native Iraq. She always dreamed of becoming a full-fledged U.S. citizen, and less than two weeks ago she fulfilled that dream, taking her oath of citizenship at age 68, in her adopted hometown of Houston, Texas. But Saturday night, May Araim was… Read more »
Rapper Rick Ross has been going beyond the music industry and expanding his business ventures, buying up lots of Wingstop locations across the country. Ross is encouraging people to visit his restaurants, but under one condition: don’t bring a gun. Rick Ross spoke with The Huffington Post about his Wingstop locations and his opinions on… Read more »
A group of gun rights advocates in Austin, Texas, demonstrating in support of “open carry” laws, which would allow them to carry their guns in public, found themselves the target of an unusual counter-protest Saturday when two women bearing signs reading “More Boobs, Less Guns,” and also baring their breasts, attempted to disrupt the open… Read more »
Two guys in a Mustang convertible pulled into a Jack-in-the-Box drive-thru at about 5 am Saturday morning in Albuquerque, New Mexico, but before they could order their food, the burger joint’s manager called police and the two men, both in their late 20s, ended up under arrest, eating their breakfast not at Jack-in-the-Box but courtesy… Read more »
A Democrat sponsored gun control bill would drastically curtail any efforts to “market guns to children,” according to supporters. The Children’s Firearm Marketing Safety Act would make it illegal for groups like the NRA and firearms manufacturers to showcase their brand on child-sized hats and clothing, among a host of other new regulations which has… Read more »
Over the last couple of years, the United States has been in a constant struggle between people who want guns controlled to those who support the 2nd amendment, the right to bear arms. This battle between both sides has opened up wounds in which our nation has suffered simply for one’s personal belief. For those… Read more »
July 4 weekend in Chicago brought a staggering orgy of gun violence, with the death toll Monday counted at 14 people killed, with a staggering total of 82 people shot between Thursday afternoon an the earliest hours of Monday morning, as the city’s top cop said that weak gun laws were to blame for the… Read more »
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Shooters Grill in Rifle, Colorado features waitresses packing guns – and customers love the idea. The restaurant is owned by Lauren and Jayson Boebert. The couple has always supported open carry rights and has readily invited patrons and staff to do the same. During an interview with The Blaze, Shooters Grill owner Lauren Boebert said… Read more »
Don Pitaniello was working a second job as a convenience store clerk to help pay for his ailing wife’s medical expenses, but now he says he could have lost his life Sunday night — if not for the gun he always carries with him. Instead, he lost his job. The Mac’s convenience store in Rutland,… Read more »
A shooting at the Red Rocks outdoor amphitheater Thursday night put the entire venue on lockdown. The public shooting resulted in three wounded but no deaths. It happened at the end of the “Feed the Rocks” concert featuring Nas, Schoolboy Q, and Flying Lotus. The Huffington Post reports that the victims’ wounds were not life-threatening…. Read more »
Passing more gun control laws will not prevent the tragic mass shootings and school shootings which have sadly become commonplace in America. The state of California and the city of Chicago have had some of the most stringent gun laws on the books for years, yet both continue to be home to mounting crime rates…. Read more »
Gun control is again a hot topic in American public spaces (namely social media) after the most recent deadly shooting — and quite soberingly yesterday, many were struggling to keep up with which random kill-fest was indeed the most recent. Over on Facebook, I shared a link about gun violence in America, a commenter commented,… Read more »
Naaman Adcock, a 40-year-old police officer in the small city of Fort Smith, Arkansas, became a former police officer Wednesday morning when he turned in his resignation after an incident in which he was accused of pointing a gun at the head of a five-year-old boy and threatening to blow the child’s “Jewish brains out.”… Read more »
Today I woke up and, like most people I know went straight to Facebook to see how everyone I know was doing. While I was yawning and skimming over the content, I saw a picture that I read, then verified via other online sources to be an undoctored and legitimate piece. Before I go on,… Read more »
Federal authorities are seeking lengthy prison term for a rural elderly man growing marijuana for medicinal purposes. Pot dispensaries are now commonplace in Washington, the state is currently in the process of licensing residents to grow and sell recreational marijuana. Despite the marijuana business set to thrive in Washington, five Spokane residents will soon enter… Read more »
A Florida Marine took a wrong turn in San Diego with legal guns in his car and his now being held in a Mexican jail. Andrew Tahmooressi is “mentally and physically crippled” according to his mother. The South Florida Marine reservist is reportedly being held in four-point restraints at the Mesa Prison in Tijuana and… Read more »
A teen babysitter was watching a group of children in Rock Hill, South Carolina Saturday when at least one of them, an eight-year-old boy, fired what was described as an “assault rifle” at pedestrians walking by, according to police there. The incident was reported Monday in a local paper, The Herald, which said that a… Read more »
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An 11-year-old child was shot dead Saturday by her two-year-old brother as their mother used the bathroom down the hall, after the mom’s boyfriend left a loaded.357 caliber handgun in the house, on top of a refrigerator. The apparently accidental killing of the child happened just before 10 am in West Philadelphia, when the oldest… Read more »
A 14-year-old gunman opened fire on a New York City bus in Brooklyn on Thursday, killing one person, reports the Washington Post. The incident happened at around 6:20 pm on Thursday aboard a B15 bus on Marcus Garvey Boulevard in Bedford-Stuyvesant. According to the NYPost, the gunman boarded the bus in pursuit of his target… Read more »
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An Oakland shooting has left one girl dead after her 14-year-old brother shot her because of an argument over laundry. The girl was reportedly shot and killed Thursday afternoon in a downtown apartment. This isn’t the first instance of sibling violence to take place this week. An earlier report by The Inquisitr stated that a… Read more »
Smith & Wesson has taken their meticulous weaponry to a whole new level with its latest revolver. The world renowned gun manufacturer unleashed its new massive, monster.460 caliber revolver. On Jan. 20, the revolver, coined the ‘Backpack Cannon,’ made its public debut at the Shooting, Hunting, and Outdoor Trade Show in Las Vegas, NV, reports… Read more »
An Idaho school board member is facing removal due to his support of armed ...
The Rutherford Institute is pushing the highest court in the land to hear a Fourth Amendment no-knock warrant case spurred by a “SWAT-team style forceful entry” into John Quinn’s home. Does exercising your Second Amendment rights mean that you automatically give up the Fourth Amendment protections guaranteed by the Constitution? That is the exact question… Read more »
Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has vowed to make the National Rifle Association (NRA) “wish they weren’t alive.” The movie maker’s comments during an interview with Howard Stern angered Second Amendment supporters. Weinstein also stated that no one in the United States needs to own a gun and that he had never purchased a firearm and… Read more »
The Second Amendment should be repealed, according to Texas professor Mary Margaret Penrose. The Texas A&M School of Law professor has now joined the ranks of other some progressives and gun control activists who deem the Constitution and outdated, antiquated document. Professor Penrose made her Second Amendment comments not at Texas A&M but at a… Read more »
Guns will soon be allowed on at least on rural Colorado school campus. District teachers will be permitted to pack a handgun in the classroom in order to protect their students, their co-workers and themselves. Briggsdale School District approved a concealed carry resolution which will now allow for trained armed teachers.The educators who carry guns… Read more »
David “Big Man” Lewisbey was convicted of a gun-smuggling scheme ...
Last week, New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie signed eleven gun-control measures that were all passed by the state legislature in the wake of the Sandy Hook shootings. It did not take long for him to change his tune. On late Friday, Christie vetoed a gun ban that he initially supported. The Democratic legislature from the… Read more »
Schools in the Arkansas district are to start arming their teachers with ...
More passengers are attempting to bring more guns on planes. That’s the disturbing new claim from the Transportation Security Agency (TSA) as we get ready for our Fourth of July holiday travel. According to an Associated Press report this week, TSA screeners are finding more and more guns on people attempting to board planes —… Read more »
A new US Park Police report released by the Inspector General from the Department of the Interior provides an alarming finding: Thousands of firearms have gone missing or are not documented. The new report is especially damning of the police force, reports the Washington Post. It says the law enforcement agency responsible for protecting the… Read more »
Fox News reporter John Stossel stumped Franlkin Graham on his stance over ...
A gunman who entered Santa Monica College in California, shooting and ...
The Pirate Bay is now hosting banned 3D-printed gun documents. 3D printing ...
Proud New Jersey dad Shawn Moore posted a photo of his son holding a .22 ...
The vast majority of gun owners say that guns make them feel safer and cite ...
This whole thing is just getting out of hand.