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On June 26, the Huffington Post ran a column focused on how Australian comedian Jim Jefferies “shoots down [the] 2nd Amendment with humor.” A central component of this “humor” is to equate gun rights with slavery and talk about how a constitutional amendment—like the one that banned slavery—could be used to overturn the protections the …

This event is 2A FlashMob Approved, anyone attending will automatically qualify for their own FREE 2A Mob Patch. Evangelical gun controller Fr. Pfleger is set to deliver another hate-filled attack on you and your Constitutional rights – this time in the southwestern suburbs. Fresh off his most recent attempt to shut down Chuck’s Gun Shop, Pfleger will …

For awhile back in the Winter, a retired philosophy professor (who wants to remain anonymous) and I exchanged a few emails and, from him, snail mail, discussing gun rights. After not hearing from him for several months he very unexpectedly mailed me a large envelope containing forty-nine newspaper clippings with many reports of shootings and …

Ms. Gunn-Barrett said regulation of people and behavior is needed, “to protect us against our own stupidity and our own irrationality.” In her warped view, we are all just ticking time bombs, waiting to go off.

The Kansas State Rifle Association is calling for a public apology to be issued to Camron Carlson and his Mother Deana Carlson. Nine year old Camron Carlson was suspended from school for five days because one empty shell casing fell out of the boys coat pocket at school on December 3, 2014. He had been …

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman sent a letters to Wal-Mart, K-Mart, Amazon, and ToyArsenal.com ordering them to “cease and desist” online sales of toy guns to New Yorkers. Schneiderman’s office also alleges that one K-Mart sold toy guns at their Rochester, NY, store location. According to CNBC, Schneiderman’s office said the toy guns were …

Advocates for gun control are liars. They specialize in taking some little snippet of fact and presenting it in a way that totally misrepresents reality. Statements like “3000 children are killed with guns every year,” don’t inform people that most of those “children” are late-teen gang-bangers who are actually killed by adults, or that accidental …

When Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America reacted to Texas Governor-elect Greg Abbott’s (R) pledge to sign open carry legislation by vowing to “fight” it, they missed the fact that he wasn’t promoting a novel idea but a noble one already allowable in 44 states with various stipulations. On August 22, The Wall Street …

On October 15 2014 CNN ran a segment on Newsroom in which they claimed Americans are ignorant on Ebola because of the National Rifle Association. CNN joined a long line of mainstream voices–MSBNC and the Los Angeles Times among them–who have blamed the NRA for the Ebola crisis. In fact, a guest on the October …