True Stories

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.

Protecting Parties

Rick Sapp — November 22, 2019

I had a bang-up birthday party with some close friends and family. There were a few bottles of grocery store… Read More

Democratic Debate: 3 Reasons You Didn’t Hear About Guns

USCCA — November 21, 2019

In an age of highly divisive politics, responsible gun owners are often the target of political attacks. Is it fair?… Read More

Homeless Veterans: Why Community Makes the Difference

Paul Peterson — November 16, 2019

As we brace for another winter, I’m forced to remember the bone-chilling cold delivered by last year’s “bomb cyclone” and… Read More

Who Is Breaking In?

Rick Sapp — November 15, 2019

The classic self-defense moment starts with an unexpected noise at night, like the tinkle of breaking glass or the chihuahua… Read More

2A Gaming: Reaching Gamers With Pro-Rights Messages

Beth Alcazar — November 12, 2019

I wouldn’t label myself as a gamer. Honestly, I started — and just about ended — my video game exploits… Read More

Happy 244th Birthday to the United States Marine Corps!

Paul Peterson — November 9, 2019

I’ll keep this short for all the Marines out there who already endured their fair share of long… Read More