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Independence Day and Gunpowder are Forever Linked

When we look back at the history of the unique experience that has become the United States of America, we see that Independence Day and the right to bear arms are forever linked.

2022 NRA Annual Meetings And Exhibits In Houston, Texas

From entertainment to special events, it’s all happening in the Lone Star State, where NRA members will gather at the George R. Brown Convention Center May 27-29 to celebrate freedom and honor those who have served our country.

Your NRA’s Deep Connection to Memorial Day

Founded in 1871, the NRA began by dedicating itself to the safety of American soldiers.

Shooting Straight With Greg Stube

“I’m not a hero,” said former Special Forces Sergeant 1st Class Greg Stube.

University of Virginia Canceled Gun Salute Honoring Veterans, Cited Concerns about Possible Panic

Until last week, the rifle volley has been included in Veterans Day ceremonies on campus for more than a decade.

President’s Column | Facing Real Danger, Police Officers Are American Heroes

On July 3, 2018, Tulsa, Okla., police Sergeant Mike Parsons put on his uniform and ballistic vest, donned his badge, strapped on his gun, and went out to serve and protect his community. He had no idea his day would end with a gunfight and a bullet in his thigh.

Armed Citizen Stops Oklahoma Shooting

Bryan Whittle and another armed civilian confronted a gunman soon after he started shooting people near a restaurant.

Chicago Violence Spikes Over 4th Of July Weekend

There wasn’t much to celebrate in Chicago after the city recorded 102 people shot—15 fatally—over the Fourth of July weekend. Most of the shootings occurred on Monday, Independence Day eve, and took place on the south and west sides of the city.

The Armed Citizen® | Without Firing A Shot, Part 2

These five armed citizens—like many who use a firearm to protect themselves—were able to stop attackers and invaders without ever firing a shot.

Memorial Week Medals Of Honor

A Memorial Day snapshot might rightly come from Medals of Honor won this week.

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