News & Current Events

Stay abreast of firearms-related news and events across the country and around the world with impassioned commentary from some of the industry’s most noted voices, including Armed American Radio Host Mark Walters.

…and You Should Be Angry, Too

Ho hum — another shooting in a “safe space.” Sorry to disappoint, but some places your carry simply can’t save… Read More >

Warning: “Soft Targets” May Be Hazardous to Your Health

Two unconnected multiple-victim shootings last weekend vividly illustrate how violence can break out in very different settings. The first occurred… Read More >

12-Step Progression to Hell

Following the most recent terrorist attack in __________ (fill in the blank, even Iran), I turn on CNN or FOX… Read More >

250:1 is a Good Ratio

This marks the 250th column I have written for the Concealed Carry Report. In two months, I will have added… Read More >

8 Minutes: Lessons from London

To those of us who take protecting ourselves seriously, the terrorist attack last weekend in London was a perfect illustration… Read More >

My New Hero

I was a journalist for a while. Small town papers, weeklies, never “big time” dailies. Working in a little environment… Read More >

When It’s Not Worth the Paper It’s Written On…

Little did I know that on the morning of Friday, May 12, 2017, as I drove to work my shift… Read More >

On Begging and Requalifying

My new home, New Mexico, is one of the poorest states in the U.S. Practically every Albuquerque (ABQ) street corner… Read More >

Your (Not-So-Friendly) Neighborhood Mall

A recent shooting at a Florida shopping mall underscored why it is that situational awareness is something all of us… Read More >

I Hope You Made It to the Expo!

I just rolled in following the 2017 USCCA Concealed Carry Expo in Fort Worth, Texas, where I spent an amazing… Read More >

Could Be … President Underwood

Disney promoting homosexuality (perhaps even bestiality?) in Beauty and the Beast. Maybe. The film’s director, William Condon, says he wants… Read More >

Fake News

We’ve all heard about “fake news” this year. It’s typically a left-right issue, one side accusing the other of inventing… Read More >

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