The National Rifle Association: Where do you stand?

The National Rifle Association (NRA) perhaps stirs the emotions of the pro-gun and anti-gun proponents like no other organization. On of the latest NRA slogans is “Stand and Fight”, referring to fighting for American citizens’ 2nd Amendment rights. By far the NRA gets most of its publicity, both pro and against, from its media actions […]

American Rifleman hits Top 25

The National Rifle Association (NRA) was organized in 1871 as a means to increase Americans marksmanship.  The NRA has been producing the American Rifleman magazine since 1885, making the American Rifleman the longest continuous and oldest firearms publication in America. Recently, the magazine reached another impressive milestone.  With nearly 1 million new members to the […]

Gun Culture 2.0

Michael Bane introduced me to the idea of “Gun Culture 2.0,” and I recently offered my views on the changing face of the gun culture in an article at Human Events. Cam Edwards of the Cam & Company radio show invited me on Wednesday night to talk about my views on the changing gun culture. […]

Thompson/Center Venture Rifle

Thompson/Center (T/C) introduced the new Venture rifle at the 2009 SHOT Show. The Venture is designed to be an affordable rifle at only $499 MSRP (street price less), yet it offers the same T/C quality enthusiasts have found in their other firearms. The Venture is available in four popular calibers: .270 Win, 7mm Rem Mag, […]

Gun Gifts: Christmas Shopping Ideas For The Firearms Enthusiast In Your Life

Trying to figure out what to buy the gun-guy or gal in your life for Christmas?  Here are a few ideas: Less Than $20 In the Gravest Extreme, Stressfire, and the The Gun Digest Book Of Concealed Carry are all excellent books written by Massad Ayoob.  I highly recommend each of them.  Another very good […]

2008 NRA Annual Meeting: May 15-18 in Louisville, KY

The National Rifle Association Annual Meeting is being held in Louisville, Kentucky this May 15-18. The annual meetings are a great way to get energized for the coming year’s legislative battles, enjoy the fellowship of fellow gun owners, and see all of the new guns, holsters, and gear that the manufacturers are bringing to market. […]