Gun Control Makes No Sense

Jeff Cooper himself defined hoplophobe, a word he coined, as a “mental aberration consisting of an unreasoning terror of gadgetry, specifically, weapons.” Today that seems to present itself most often in folks who are scared of the AR type rifle simply based on looks, but the condition is not limited just to the modern line […]
on August 27, 2013

He Teaches His Way

“He leads the humble in what is right, and teaches the humble His way.” (Ps 25:9) King David’s life was impacted by some key influencers . . . Samuel, his anointer and confronter; Jesse, his father;   Jonathan, his friend; Joab. Zadok, Ahimilech, Benaiah . . . his mighty men . . . Yet, he only imitated […]

After Newtown, more armed security as students head back to school

Found Here on by  Associated Press, Published: August 24 MIAMI — In the Fort Lauderdale suburb of Pembroke Pines, students returning to school this year are being greeted not only by their teachers and principal. They’re also meeting the armed school resource officer who will be stationed permanently on campus.Crime in this middle-class community has […]

Arkansas private school arms its teachers with guns

Found Here on by By Crystal Bonvillian |  BRYANT, Arkansas — An Arkansas private school has made national headlines for deciding to train and arm its teachers with guns. Arkansas Christian Academy has put up signs on its campus that read, “Staff is armed and trained. Any attempt to harm children will be met with deadly force.” […]

The Good News

“The Spirit of the Lord God is upon me, because the Lord has anointed me to bring good news to the poor; he has sent me to bind up the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives, and the opening of the prison to those who are bound;” —Isaiah 61:1 As Jesus stood among oppressed, […]

Arkansas gun rights group plans ‘open carry’ march to highlight new law

Found here on from Associated Press LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas –  A dozen gun rights supporters plan to march in a western Arkansas city this weekend with their firearms on display to highlight a law that they argue allows the open carry of handguns, despite an attorney general’s opinion saying otherwise. Arkansas Carry, a gun rights […]

Marietta GA Schools Ask For More Good Guys With Guns On Campus

Found Here on by Awr Hawkins According to The Marietta Daily Journal, the Marietta City Schools district in DeKalb, Georgia is asking for security to be beefed up. The Marietta police department provides officers to the school system for security. Marietta police department officer David Baldwin said the dept is “taking every precaution” and has “been working […]

Evil Strikes Again

Evil strikes again – where is the outrage of our leaders? Not fitting the anti gun political agenda? Two minority youths beat to death a WWII Veteran yesterday. Senseless crime is becoming common place in America today. Failed government policies and programs have created the perfect storm of disenfranchised fatherless youth totally void of conscience […]

Keeping my Oath

Please welcome the newest member of The 2nd Amendment Post team, JB. He is an experienced service member, firearms enthusiast, and true patriot. His articles will bring a fresh perspective that I am certain you will enjoy. Thank you.   I (state your name) do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend […]
on August 23, 2013

Seattle mayor asks businesses to post ‘Gun Free Zone’ signs

Found Here on by By Jessica Chasmar Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn is partnering with Washington CeaseFire to launch a new campaign designed to help local businesses become gun-free zones, King 5 News first reported. Businesses can opt into the program by signing a pledge to participate and placing a “Gun Free Zone” decal in their window. SPECIAL COVERAGE: Second Amendment and Gun […]

Epidemic of Evil

“We have no government armed with power capable of contending with human passions unbridled by morality and religion. Avarice, ambition, revenge, or gallantry, would break the strongest of our Constitution as a whale goes through a net. Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people. It is wholly inadequate to the government […]
In this January 2013 photo, a woman jogs past the Remington Arms Company in Ilion, N.Y. Residents in this blue-collar stretch of the Mohawk Valley defended Remington after New York lawmakers banned the sale of semi-automatic assault-style rifles. / AP

Gunmaker Remington Looking at Nashville for Expansion, Relocation

Tougher New York gun laws prompting possible move, could bring hundreds of jobs to region Found Here on by Getahn Ward One of the nation’s largest gun manufacturers, Remington Arms, has looked at sites around Nashville for a potential corporate relocation or expansion that would likely include hundreds of manufacturing jobs. The Madison, N.C.-based […]
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One By One, California Agents Track Down Illegally Owned Guns

Found Here on  by Richard Gonzales   In California, officials are ramping up a unique program that identifies and seizes guns from people who are prohibited from keeping them. Under state law, a legally registered gun owner loses the right to own a firearm when he or she is convicted of a crime or […]

Failure of Leadership in America Today

How does the absence and therefore failure of leadership in America today impact our rights, the 2nd Amendment and our future? America is suffering from a widespread leadership vacuum. A profound disconnect exists today between the qualifications of those holding positions of authority and  that rare combination of ability, ethics, experience, character, education and accomplishment […]

California Rushing Headlong Toward Draconian Gun Control

On August 12 Breitbart News reported that California was set to become the strictest gun control state in the country with an ammunition registry. It has since become apparent that such a registry is only the tip of the iceberg. Other bills speeding toward Governor Jerry Brown’s (D) desk all but guarantee CA residents will be subjected […]

Gun Control Day: Stop “Organizing for Action”–take your own action this month

By NRA-ILA Organizing for Action (OFA), an organization dedicated to promoting President Obama’s agenda and policies, whose website includes an Obama campaign logo, and whose URL is (, is in the midst of its “Action August”–an advocacy initiative that includes “national action days” focused on issues that will include gun control. According to a Politico article, the thrust of […]

Your Voice and Your Vote Counts

The tremendous response to this site and our mission has been deeply inspiring and appreciated. In comments we consistently hear “how can I impact and help change America’s direction?” Emphatically, we say – your voice and your vote counts! Each day we must overcome despair, frustration and the creeping sense of hopelessness to actively participate […]

Illinois Governor Signs Law Expanding Background Checks For Potential Gun Owners

Found Here on Illinois Governor Pat Quinn signed a new gun-control measure into law Sunday that requires all gun owners, including private citizens, to check the background of the person buying the gun. Under previous legislation, adults only had to undergo a background check if they were buying guns at a licensed firearm shop […]

Colorado Recall Vote on Gun Control Without Mail Ballots Changes Dynamic

Found Here on COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. –  With mail ballots out of the question, recall elections for two Democratic state senators who backed new firearm restrictions will test how enthusiastic their backers are about getting to the polls in person — and how badly gun-rights advocates want to kick out the lawmakers. At a […]