Guns and Gear

Gear Test: Aimpoint CompM5 Red-Dot Sight

Ammo & Gear Reviews | NRA Shooting Illustrated

“Beyond being merely a miniature version of the U.S. M68, the CompM5 was itself developed for a military contract”

Griffin & Howe Converts An Old Dairy Farm Into Incredible Shooting Grounds

Guns and Gear | Shotgun Life

The phrase “The finer things in life” comes to mind with a visit to this shooter’s paradise

This Is The Best Hard Conceal Holster We Have Tested

Daily Dealer | The Daily Dealer
Concealment Express (Photo via Brian Danza)

IWB Kydex holster review

On Sheep, Wolves, And Sheepdogs - LTC(Ret.) Dave Grossman, RANGER

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

This may be the single best essay ever written on why we carry guns and need to protect our children with guns. Read it.

Know Your Defensive Handgun

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA Shooting Illustrated

You don’t need to be a firearms expert, but if you use a gun for defense you need to know that gun well

Gun Test: SIG Sauer P365 Pistol

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA American Rifleman

This Sig is designed for concealed carry with a magazine capacity that exceeds the normal compact pistol, but this gun as a few quirks

Ammo Storage And Malfunctions: Yes, They Can Be Related

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear

If you conceal carry then you need to know how to treat your ammo

Gun Test: A Used $200 Fugly Colt Detective Special

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

Massad Ayoob’s newest carry gun relies on its inner beauty

Lessons Learned From Parkland

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Harold Hutchison

There are three distinct lessons we can learn from the Parkland, Florida, school shooting

CCW Weekend: How The 1911 Can Join The 21st Century

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

America’s warhorse has done well for over a hundred years, but it needs a makeover

MSNBC's Katy Tur Is A Shining Example Of The Media's Utter Lack Of Knowledge Surrounding Firearms

US | Amber Randall

‘I’m sorry, I’m getting angry’

Late Season Hunts

Guns and Gear | NRA American Hunter
Dog Hunting Partner

Deer season may be over but hunting season is not

Gear Test: Targets By Birchwood Casey

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear

From gongs to free standing targets, Shoot-N-C and many others – We test the targets from Birchwood Casey

Safe Handgun Holstering: Tips, Techniques And Trivia

Ammo & Gear Reviews | NRA Shooting Illustrated

“Avoiding negligent discharges is not a holster problem, it is a training problem”

Gun Test: EAA MKA1919 Match Shotgun

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | NRA Shooting Illustrated

Made for 3-Gun competitions this 12 gauge is also a beast of a home defense gun

Let's Not Follow Mexico's Gun Control Example

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear

Making the United States more like Mexico will not solve the crime problem in Mexico

Wisconsin Court Prioritizes Avoiding Deportation Over The Second Amendment In Hierarchy Of Rights

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Judge hitting gavel with paper at wooden table closeup Africa Studio (Shutterstock)

A misdemeanor is enough for a citizen to lose 2A rights, but it won’t get an illegal deported

Outback Steakhouse: No Rights, Just Rules

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Rare filet mignon steak with several bites taken. [Shutterstock - Warren Price Photography]

Uniformed Law Enforcement Officer Denied Service At Outback Steakhouse Because Of Duty Pistol

CCW Weekend: Second Amendment Rights Are For Everyone

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
An Israeli woman checks out a new pistol at a gun shop in Tel Aviv October 20, 2015. A growing number of Israelis are attending self defence classes, learning how to protect themselves from knife attacks, as the country has seen near-daily stabbings and shootings by Palestinians and Israeli-Arabs. Many people have also rushed to gun shops and shooting ranges to get a weapon or renew their existing gun license. REUTERS/Baz Ratner TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY - RTS5AJI

“Carry rights are egalitarian legislation”

Your Constitutional Rights Under A President Eric Holder

Gun Laws & Legislation | Harold Hutchison

Fast and Furious, Operation Choke Point and the need to “Brainwash” people against the Second Amendment

Gun Test: SIG MCX Virtus Patrol Rifle

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

“The Virtus is so chock full of newly imagined cool-guy stuff, it really needs to be its own species”

Waivers Of Gun Rights: A New Shot At Gun Repression

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
(California State Capitol Building/Reuters)

California and Washington lawmakers are trying to get people to place themselves on a gun “Do Not Sell List”

Classic Guns: The Ruger No. 1 Rifle

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear

Blue steel, walnut and precision old school style

With Rights, Responsibility Follows

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear
Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke steps from Air Force One as U.S. President Donald Trump arrives in Salt Lake City

Interior Department Secretary Ryan Zinke takes to cleaning up a public shooting range

Gun Test: Bond Bullpup Pistol

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

This is a quirky concealed carry gun with some interesting engineering – Tested in 9mm

Gear Test: Tract Toric 3-15X 42mm Riflescope

Ammo & Gear Reviews | NRA American Rifleman

“We froze, submerged and even dropped the scope—and it exhibited no weakness” – And for a price well under the market for this quality

The Best Gun For Camping, Backpacking And Hiking

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear

1) It’s a revolver 2) Elmer Keith was involved in the cartridge

Illinois Supreme Court Voids Firearm Exclusion Zone Around Public Parks

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
The Illinois State Capitol Building (Screenshot)

The case is People v. Chairez – And the winner is, the People

New Hampshire Attorney General Opines On School Carry

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA

“Under New Hampshire law, the only places lawfully possessed firearms are prohibited are courtrooms.”

CCW Weekend: Does It Actually Matter How You Rack The Slide?

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
A man reaches for a concealed pistol. (Shutterstock/Maksym Dykha)

If you are under stress it just may be the difference you need in a gun fight

Cleveland Loses Firearm Preemption Case, Leaves Taxpayers To Foot The Bill

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA

Liberal Cleveland politicians have no problems taking your guns and wasting your tax dollars

Gun Test: CVA Accura Plains Rifle Package

Guns and Gear | NRA American Rifleman

This is most definitely not your dad’s muzzleloader

Q&A: U.S. Rep. Richard Hudson (R-N.C.)

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear

Meet the man behind the Concealed Carry Reciprocity Act

Gear Test: Trijicon MRO Red-Dot Sight

Ammo & Gear Reviews | NRA Shooting Illustrated

Torture test, “I spiked it like a football on a concrete floor several times, dumped it into cold water, dunked it in hot water…”

Gun Test: EAA 10mm Witness P Match

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

Polymer framed 10mm capable of outstanding accuracy

Virginia Tech Student Caught Trying To Buy 5,000 Rounds Of Ammunition

US | Amber Randall
A policeman holds a HKG36 assault rifle as he secures the position in front of the city hall after two assailants had taken five people hostage in the church at Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray near Rouen in Normandy, France, July 26, 2016. Two attackers killed a priest with a blade and seriously wounded another hostage in a church in northern France on Tuesday before being shot dead by French police. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

‘Lengthy investigation’

Modern Survival Guns: Walther Colt M4 OPS .22

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

When it hits the fan a .22 may be your most important rifle

Gun Test: PC M&P 40 With Ported Barrel

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Barbara Baird

Why carry a 9mm when you can carry a .40 SW?

“Strict Scrutiny” Amendments: Iron Plating For The Right To Keep And Bear Arms

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Judge hitting gavel with paper at wooden table closeup Africa Studio (Shutterstock)

Have you ever wondered how some states can enact such strict gun control contradictory to the Constitution?

CCW Weekend: How All The New Year's Resolution Weight Loss Affects Your Concealed Carry

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
PROVO, UT - DECEMBER 19: Damon Thueson shows a holster at a gun concealed carry permit class put on by "USA Firearms Training" on December 19, 2015 in Provo, Utah. Demand for concealed carry permits have spiked in the last several weeks with the terrorists attacks in Paris and the United States. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Have more room for IWB?

6 Top Picks For Concealed Carry Handguns

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

Concealed Carry – From .380 to .357 Mag – From $350 to $1,000+

Gun Test: Ruger .450 Bushmaster Gunsite Scout

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear

Boom! You can solve most problems with a 300 grain bullet and this Ruger carbine is incredibly accurate too

Gun Test: Bushmaster Minimalist-SD

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | NRA American Hunter

Tested in .300 AAC Blackout this rifle has everything you need

Weatherby: California Left Them

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA American Rifleman

Weatherby is moving to Sheridan, Wyoming

Gun Test: Kel-Tec CMR-30 Carbine

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | NRA Shooting Illustrated

1″ groups at 50 yards – 3 lbs 13 oz – This Kel-Tec .22 Mag is a great little varmint gun, truck gun or home defense weapon

Gun Test: CMMG MkG Guard .45 ACP Pistol Caliber Carbine

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | NRA Shooting Illustrated

How about we just agree this is the best home defense carbine ever made? There, that was easy.

Firearm Preemption Protection Under Attack

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
FILE PHOTO - Salesman Ryan Martinez clears the chamber of an AR-15 at the "Ready Gunner" gun store in Provo, Utah, June 21, 2016. REUTERS/George Frey/File Photo

People who want to ban guns know that Preemption laws are their key to success

CCW Weekend: Is Online Concealed Carry Training Such A Bad Thing?

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Close up hands of an employee is using a computer notebook by typing on keyboard at the desk (Shutterstock/Surapong Buacharoen)

40+ States accept hunter safety training online – Should concealed carry be any different?

Gun Tests: Mark IV, The Ruger Evolution

Guns and Gear | NRA American Rifleman

Ruger makes great .22 LR pistols – We test two and give you some history of these fine guns

Gun Test: Ruger GP100 Match Champion Revolver

Guns and Gear | NRA Shooting Illustrated

Ruger revolvers are tougher than a $2 steak – This one is no exception