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.


“Build your own gun” (or BYOG) has been with us about as long as firearms themselves. There has always been… Read More >

Anger Awareness

I have written before about how important it is for us to control our emotions when we are carrying firearms. Read More >

The Dangers of Vehicles

A few weeks ago, my just-turned-16-year-old daughter was at the wheel driving my son and me to his elementary school… Read More >

When to Hit Pause

This past weekend, a Fox News headline about an incident in an Indiana furniture store naturally caught my attention: “Armed… Read More >

‘No Border, No Wall, No USA at All!’

Flirtation with an cheek swab confirmed what I already suspected: I am Northern European and a dab of Iberian. Read More >

August Is National Shooting Sports Month

So, what have you been up to this month? Squeezing in that one last summer vacation to the beach with… Read More >

Cops and Guns

I am generally pro-cop. Blue lives matter. In the military, I often worked side-by-side with American and German cops. I… Read More >

The Subtle Words Attacking Gun Owners

By now, you have seen the story. An altercation occurrs in a parking lot. One man shoves another man to… Read More >

Hollywood’s Propaganda War Ramps Up

One of the most underestimated forces facing Second Amendment supporters is Hollywood’s power to shape public opinion. Since the advent… Read More >

Inside Baseball: A First-Hand Perspective from the Front Lines of Gun Rights

I remember as a kid, after random childhood disappointments, I would often complain that something “wasn’t fair.” This lament usually… Read More >

Stand Your Ground (Here We Go Again)

Last week, when we commented on the recent “handicapped parking” incident in Florida, I mentioned how the media had been… Read More >

Asking for Trouble Instead of Avoiding It

An event that occurred in Clearwater, Florida, a little more than a week ago illustrates why it is so important… Read More >

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