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.

I Was Wrong…

During Barack Obama’s first term, 2009-2013, I fell for the left’s propaganda. Peace and love. Fellowship around the world: all… Read More >

Sanctuary!

Is your community a “sanctuary city?” The Center for Immigration Studies, which advocates lawful immigration policies, estimates that about 300… Read More >

Here We Go Again…

You probably could not escape the wall-to-wall coverage of the Charlottesville, Virginia violence that erupted between about 200 people protesting… Read More >

…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 >

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