Category Archives: Self Defense

Defensive Ammo Considerations

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Should Stun Guns Be Protected By The Second Amendment?

An interesting piece by Frank Miniter on the rationale for stun guns and Tasers in place of, or in addition to, handguns is here…

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New Courses Offered at Gunsite Academy

It seems like every day the headlines read: Active shooter! Terrorist alert! Home invasion! Natural disaster! Stories about riots, carjacking, armed robbery etc. are at the top of the news feeds. These types of things are happening all across our … Continue reading

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Concealed Carry Permit Holders Across the United States

Abstract:       By John Lott, Jr., John E. Whitley, Rebekah C. Riley Since President Obama’s election the number of concealed handgun permits has soared, growing from 4.6 million in 2007 to over 12.8 million this year. Among the findings in our … Continue reading

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Concealed Carry Saves a Life in Liberal Stronghold

When gun-control advocates call for more restrictions on the Second Amendment in the name of saving one life, here’s an example they won’t cite.

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The 2016 USCCA Concealed Carry Expo Gears Up for Atlanta

The United States Concealed Carry Association will host the Second Annual Concealed Carry Expo in Atlanta, Georgia from April 29-May 1, 2016 After a successful and well-attended inaugural Concealed Carry Expo in West Bend, Wisconsin, the United States Concealed Carry … Continue reading

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CCRKBA Lauds Texas’ “Pistol Packin’ Pastor” Who Stopped Burglar

BELLEVUE, WA – The Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms today noted that a church shooting this week in Texas will be difficult for anti-gunners to exploit, because it involved an armed pastor who stopped an … Continue reading

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Gun Rights Groups Offer Reward in Slaying of Seattle Activist

BELLEVUE, WA – Four Second Amendment organizations, including the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms, announced today they are offering a $4,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and conviction of the individual or individuals … Continue reading

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Cincinnati man shoots at 1-year-old boy, is shot by man with concealed carry permit

A man with a gun in each hand fired at four people – including a 1-year-old boy – before a law-abiding civilian with a concealed carry permit returned fire and wounded the shooter.  Details here…

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Defense bill could lift restrictions on guns on military bases

Congress has an opportunity to vote to lift a ban on military personnel carrying guns at bases in the aftermath of last week’s attack in Chattanooga, Tenn.  Long-overdue details here…

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