Charles L. Cotton

President’s Column | Will Civility Ever Return? Is The Rule Of Law Still Alive?

The "leak" of a U.S. Supreme Court opinion and subsequent attempts to threaten the Court's justices are examples of the pitiable state of the rule of law in our country.

Your Vote Matters

With a constructive mindset informed by the gun-rights triumph in the Old Dominion, gun owners have every reason to feel confident that diligent work done throughout 2022 will pay off for gun rights come November.

NRA Funds For Ranges

The NRA has been America’s firearm safety, education and training leader and No. 1 defender of the Second Amendment for 150 years, but did you know it also is the nation’s linchpin in shooting-range development? Powered by your membership dollars, the NRA is America’s authority in helping states not only to build more shooting ranges, but also in helping communities secure the funding to do so.

Moving to Freer America

Shooting-sports companies continue to move to Second Amendment-friendlier states.

Tap NRA Funds For Shooting Range Development

The NRA has been America’s firearm safety, education and training leader and No. 1 defender of the Second Amendment for 150 years, but did you know it also is the nation’s linchpin in shooting range development?

Proof That Inner-City Residents Also Want and Need Their Freedom

Last month, a thousand women from the Detroit metro area filed through local gun ranges to receive a free hands-on shooting lesson.

VIDEO: Will We Be Allowed To Carry Our Freedom Where We Need It Most?

The U.S. Supreme Court is to decide if local officials can simply deny our Second Amendment rights.

Here’s How Hollywood Tries to Get Actual “Gun Safety” Right

Whether it is trying to make a scene look authentic or simply ensuring the star is comfortable carrying a gun, the “technical advisor” role is especially critical in the ever-growing realm of film, television and streaming.

Self-Defense: A Women’s Movement

Soon after her 21st birthday, new mother Jessica Royal (then Cothon) obtained her concealed-carry permit (CCW) in Nashville, Tenn. She prayed that she would never need to pull a trigger in defense of her life.

A Boom in Gun Sales Also Means This

Last year, an estimated 8.4 million Americans became new gun owners as the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System (NICS) logged over 21 million background checks for the likely sales of firearms.

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