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BOB COSTAS: DID FOUNDERS WANT US BUYING ‘COP-KILLER, ARMOR PIERCING BULLETS?’

Found here: breitbart.com by Awr Hawkins On the March 20 episode of Real Time With Bill Maher, NBC Sportscaster Bob Costas laughed off criticism of his many pro-gun control comments and added to them by asking if people really believe the Founding Fathers wanted “private citizens… to purchase cop-killer, armor-piercing bullets” and an “AK-47″? Maher opened […]
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Gun control advocates lose another round with departure of ATF chief

Found here: news.yahoo.com by Brad Knickerbocker of The Christian Science Monitor The federal Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives (ATF) has never been a favorite with gun rights groups or their champions on Capitol Hill. To put it mildly. The departure of ATF Director B. Todd Jones this week was “to pursue other opportunities […]
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GABBY GIFFORDS: THE GUN CONTROL MOVEMENT’S HUMAN SHIELD

Found here: breitbart.com by Awr Hawkins On March 4 Breitbart News reported on Gabby Giffords’ renewed push to extend background checks to gun shows so that everyone has to pass the same background check her attacker passed. Media outlets and gun control proponents went apoplectic, exposing the fact that they had assumed Giffords would be able […]
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RESEARCHER REAFFIRMS: AT LEAST 760,000 DEFENSIVE GUN USES A YEAR

Found here: breitbart.com by Awr Hawkins On February 17 Florida State University criminology professor Gary Kleck responded to recent criticism of his past studies on defensive gun uses (DGUs) by showing why the criticism is wrong and why a minimum of 760,000 DGUs each year is still a viable claim. For any uninitiated readers, Kleck’s […]
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Texas Judge Strikes a Mighty Blow for the Second Amendment

Found here: townhall.com by Bob Barr The fight to protect the Second Amendment from the clutches of the gun control crowd can feel much like the race between the tortoise and the hare made famous in Aesop’s Fables. Backed with huge budgets and armed with the moral elasticity to hijack any national tragedy to further […]
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Federal Court: Handgun Transfer Ban Unconstitutional

Found here: legalinsurrection.com by Andrew Branca Yesterday a federal district court in the 5th Circuit ordered summary judgment in favor of several plaintiffs who challenged existing restrictions on handgun transfers across state lines; the court found that the federal government’s existing handgun transfer ban was unconstitutional both on its face and applied to the facts […]
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Federal Appellate Court Rules EPA Cannot Regulate Content of Ammunition

Found here: ammoland.com NEWTOWN, Conn –-(Ammoland.com)- The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia today upheld the dismissal of the latest lawsuit brought by anti-hunting groups petitioning the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) to issue regulations banning traditional ammunition with lead components. The refusal by the EPA to consider the petition was challenged by […]
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Gun rights group sues D.C. over concealed carry laws

Found here: washingtontimes.com by Andrea Noble A gun rights advocacy group filed a lawsuit Tuesday challenging Washington, D.C.’s newly enacted concealed carry laws on behalf of three men who were denied permits to carry firearms by the Metropolitan Police Department. In the lawsuit filed in federal court, the Second Amendment Foundation said the law’s requirement […]
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A PLEA FOR SELF-DEFENSE IN GREAT BRITAIN

Found here: powerlineblog.com by John Hinderaker At American Thinker, Ciaran Brady eloquently makes the case for an effective right of self-defense in Europe, and in particular in Great Britain: The threat of marauding gunmen in a city, so vividly illustrated at the offices of Charlie Hebdo and the Kosher supermarket, has been clearly apparent to […]
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EUROPEAN POLICE: GUN CONTROL NOT WORKING, JIHADISTS HAVE US OUTGUNNED

Found here: breitbart.com by Awr Hawkins Police armed with pistols in heavily gun-controlled European countries are realizing a hard lesson fast–jihadists with no respect for the law are side-stepping gun control and stockpiling weapons that will give them the upper hand in confrontations with officers. Europol chief of staff Brian Donald says there were two “large seizures” […]
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Anti Gun Liars Keep on Lying!

Found here: eaglerising.com by Tim Brown Michael Bloomberg’s useful idiot and founder of Moms Demand Action Shannon Watts kicked off 2015 with more anti-gun propaganda, claiming that if polls only asked questions right that polling would show 90 percent of Americans favor background checks in order to purchase a gun. Ms. Watts said the fact […]
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GUN CONTROL WOLVES PUT ON SHEEP’S CLOTHING, HEAD FROM DC TO THE STATES

Found here: breitbart.com by Awr Hawkins Two months after taking a beating in the 2014 midterm elections, the gun control lobby is revamping its language and redirecting its energies toward what it views as vulnerable states. On January 2, The New York Times (NYT) reported this repackaging effort includes a focus on advocating “gun safety” rather than […]
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REPEAL THE 2ND AMENDMENT?

Found here: wnd.com by Gina Loudon Yet another taxpayer-funded professor is assaulting the Bill of Rights. In an op-ed in his local Portland newspaper, professor Tom Hastings of Portland State University actually called for the “repeal” of the Second Amendment. Now before we even get into the constitutional ignorance it would require to make such […]
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Texas legislature looks to expand gun rights – roll back ban on open carry

Found here: foxnews.com Known as the capital of the American gun culture, lawmakers in Texas are preparing to push a handful of bills through the state legislature that expands the rights of gun owners. Lawmakers say some of the bills being considered include lifting a ban on open carry of handguns. If Texas, which currently […]
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Support for gun rights at highest point in two decades

Found here: washingtontimes.com by David Sherfinksi and Stephen Dinan Support for gun rights is higher than it’s been in decades, according to the latest data from the Pew Research Center that signals a stunning turnaround in how Americans feel about the issue just two years after the Newtown school shooting. Pew found that 52 percent […]
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Second Amendment Warriors

Found here: townhall.com by Leah Barkoukis Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared in the December issue of Townhall Magazine.  “In light of Heller, McDonald and their progeny,” Judge Frederick Scullin Jr. wrote in his Palmer v. District of Columbia ruling this summer, “there is no longer any basis on which this Court can conclude that […]
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