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Get inspired by true stories of armed self-defense and other real-life incidents involving the use of firearms. Plus, stay abreast of firearms-related news and events across the country and around the world.

A Look Back: History of Veterans Day

Frank Jastrzembski —November 11, 2020

According to the U.S. Census Bureau, 17,418,351 veterans are currently living in the U.S. Veterans Day… Read More

Guns in the News: A Poor Investment Choice

Rick Sapp —November 7, 2020

I recently wrote an article for Concealed Carry Magazine about a close friend who tragically took his own life. Even… Read More

November/December 2020 Giveaway: SIG SAUER Experience

USCCA —November 5, 2020

SIG SAUER was founded 160 years ago as a wagon factory in Neuhausen am Rheinfall, Switzerland. Today, it’s one of… Read More

A Look Back: Lawmen and Special Agents of the Gangster Era

Frank Jastrzembski —October 29, 2020

Bonnie and Clyde. John Dillinger. Al “Scarface” Capone. These gangsters, at times lionized by the public, ran rampant during the… Read More

True Stories — October 2020

Duncan Mackie —October 28, 2020

A Cut Above: Connecticut Homeowner Chases Away Machete-Wielding Intruder A Fairfield man was awakened at about 3 a.m. by his… Read More

RNC Gun Platform Breakdown

Beth Alcazar —October 22, 2020

Some folks might argue that gun ownership and the Republican identity have almost become inseparable. To that point, Republican candidates… Read More

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