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Gun Skills: Setting Up Stoppage

A non-functioning firearm is no good to anyone, so you need to practice clearing both simple and complex stoppages.

Henry Brass Axe

Henry's .410 stockless lever-action may be the perfect combination of size and power for home defense—plus it's a lot of fun to shoot.

Shooting Straight with Lawrence Keane

President Biden has been waging a focused attack on gun stores and manufacturers. The NSSF has even reported a 500% increase in dealers being closed under this administration. So we decided to ask the NSSF's top lawyer about how they're pushing back.

AP Tells Reporters to Abandon the Term “Assault Weapon”

The Associated Press Stylebook—what many journalists think of as the dictionary of proper journalistic writing technique—issued updated guidance for reporting about firearms.

House Committee Moves to Ban America’s Rifle

The U.S. House of Representatives Judiciary Committee recently voted to advance a ban on some of the most-commonly owned rifles in America.

The Life of a Gun Trainer

A renowned gun trainer shares what path that took her to a career spent training others to defend themselves. American gun owners are a large and diverse part of this nation. Here is her story.

Will the Midterm Election Turn Congress Back Toward Freedom?

Issues related to guns in America have been very much in the news as some politicians blame American freedom for the actions of murderers; meanwhile, a lot of data is giving us clues of what's to come.

Will More Europeans Now Advocate for the Right to Self-Defense?

In order to understand the chaos of European politics and the resulting regulation of civilian firearms ownership, one has to step back in time and consider the historic developments.

Halbrook Explains the Bruen Decision

Stephen Halbrook has won Second Amendment cases in the U.S. Supreme Court and given his wealth of knowledge on this very topic, America's 1st Freedom Editor in Chief Frank Miniter spoke with him about the recent Bruen decision.

The Armed Citizen® July 22, 2022

True stories of the right to keep and bear arms.

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