Charles L. Cotton

President’s Column | Ukraine’s Example

For anyone who ever needed proof of how crucial gun rights are to our survival and our safety, I have just two words of advice: Remember Ukraine!

NRA Women

Since 1776, women have fought for and defended our freedom. This too-often-unheralded part of American history, as well as all that women do today, is told here by the NRA's first female president.

NRA Prevails Over NYAG: Court Rules Association Cannot be Dissolved

The National Rifle Association of America scored a major legal victory today.

The Humble Beginnings of NRA Museums

The NRA's three museums are critical to preserving our rich heritage for the future, but you might be surprised by where this incredible resource began.

Eddie Eagle Still Teaching Gun Safety

The Eddie Eagle GunSafe Program has been teaching firearm-accident prevention for over 30 years, to help keep our children safe.

Top Second Amendment Stories of 2021

Let’s take a look at the biggest Second Amendment stories of last year.

How to Secure America’s Houses of Worship

Houses of worship strive to be open and inviting; they are places of refuge for the vulnerable and needy; their doors are often left unlocked; strangers are welcome. So, then, how do we protect their congregations?

President’s Column | Welcome Others To Freedom

As your new NRA president, I want to thank you for the opportunity to serve our Association and protect your right to keep and bear arms.

Florida’s Pension Fund Joined a Gun-Control Compact, Until…

Despite its claims of support for the Second Amendment, these principles are decidedly anti-gun.

NRA-ILA Was Founded for You

NRA’s Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) was created in 1975, then saved and strengthened by NRA members in the 1977 Annual Meeting, in the “Revolt at Cincinnati.”

Page 1 of 10


Get the best of America's 1st Freedom delivered to your inbox.