Frank Miniter

The ATF’S Conundrum

The ATF has a troubled history, but its agents also do important work. It's time we acknowledge this and so keep them out of politics.

From The Editor: Will More Europeans Go Pro-Gun Rights?

It is an open question whether, as everyone sees Ukrainian citizens picking up rifles to defend their lives and liberty from Russian troops, more Europeans will come to the conclusion that this is a right every law-abiding person needs.

From The Editor: What is a Good Citizen to Do?

Crime is personal. Victims are real. Law-abiding Americans deserve the right to defend themselves just as police officers deserve our respect for doing a tough job.

Is the “Great Conversation” Ending?

Journalists are supposed to be the record keepers, the fact checkers, the referees in the battles of ideas.

From The Editor – Election Day!

Joe Biden thinks Americans hate their freedom. On Election Day, Nov. 3, you’ll have the chance to tell him how wrong he is.

From The Editor: How Will the New Gun Owners Vote?

If the hands-on use of a freedom does influence people to vote to protect that freedom, then Joe Biden has a surprise coming.

From The Editor: More Relevant Than Ever After 20 Years

America’s 1st Freedom is 20 years old this month.

From The Editor: Barriers to Freedom

Our 50 states can experiment with policy, as long as they stay within the constraints of the U.S. Constitution, their state constitutions and so on.

Shooting Straight With Rich Lowry

The first time I met Rich Lowry, editor in chief of National Review, was at a book party in a small bar in Midtown Manhattan in 2009.

Giffords Group Equates Muzzleloaders With Bump Stocks

When it comes to sinister devices of mass murder, one gun-ban group thinks .50-cal. muzzleloaders fit the bill.

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