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Emerson Combatives: 10 Must Know Attributes To Win A Fight

Ernest Emerson

“First place is life. Second place is the morgue.”

Gear For New Skeet Shooters

Ammo & Gear Reviews | Guns and Gear
Skeet (Credit: Shutterstock)

You are going to need some gear beyond a gun

CCW Weekend: Always Call The Police After A Defensive Encounter

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
A police crime scene technician heads in to document evidence at the scene of a shooting at the intersection of West North Avenue and Druid Hill Avenue in West Baltimore, Maryland May 30, 2015. Local media have reported more than 35 murders in the city of Baltimore since the April rioting over the death of 25-year-old resident Freddie Gray and shootings continue regularly in his West Baltimore neighborhood. REUTERS/Jim Bourg

If you draw your firearm – And Do Not Shoot – You still call the police and here is why

Andrew Cuomo Uses Daughters To Demand Trump 'DO SOMETHING' On Guns

Politics | Peter Hasson
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo speaks during the commemoration of the Elton John AIDS Foundation 25th year fall gala at the Cathedral of St. John the Divine in New York City, in New York, U.S. November 7, 2017. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton | Gov. Cuomo Uses Daughters For Gun Control

Names his daughters in open letter to Trump

Chronic Wasting Disease Found In Mississippi

Guns and Gear | NRA American Hunter
Deer in a field. Jeff Gross/Getty Images.

This is a fatal disease and a serious threat to our deer population

Reporters Challenge Marines To A Grueling Fitness Test -- Learn They Should Stick To Their Keyboards

Military | Ford Springer

There’s bad shape, there’s good shape and then there’s Marine shape

How Residents In This City Are Fighting For Their Gun Rights

US | Kerry Picket

‘The West wasn’t won with a registered gun’

Sportsmen Re-Affirm Commitment To Hunter Advocacy

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear
Members of the House of Representatives and their staffs leave the U.S. Capitol, adjourning after their final vote of the day in Washington April 26, 2013. The House unanimously approved a Senate plan to ease nationwide air-traffic delays caused by automatic federal spending cuts, seeking to calm an irritated traveling public as lawmakers themselves flew out of Washington for a week-long recess. REUTERS/Gary Cameron

“…to ensure that our nation’s most precious resources are protected and our country’s hunting heritage is secure”

Yes, As A Matter Of Fact, I Do Want Bear Grylls' Multi-Tool

Daily Dealer | Jack Kocsis
Amazon video screenshot

Especially while it is on sale for $10

The Quickest Thing You Can Do To Shoot Better - But You Shouldn’t Do It

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
A policeman shoots at target at a firing range in Manila May 19, 2009. The Philippines, which has more gun-related deaths than any other country in Asia relative to its size, needs tougher gun control laws as the number of illegal weapons has topped one million, a police general said on Monday. REUTERS/Cheryl Ravelo

“But time after time with group after group, there’s an average improvement of 20%, even though they’re using the exact same gun and same technique.”

Gun Test: Browning Maxus All Purpose Hunter

Guns and Gear | NRA American Hunter

“The obvious allure of a semi-automatic 12-gauge chambered for 3½-inch shells is you can use it for anything that flies – and a lot of stuff that runs, too”

Gun Test: Springfield’s XD-S Mod. 2 .45

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

It’s a .45 ACP and this is the gun you should be carrying

Strength In Numbers: Women Show Up For Dallas 2018 NRA Annual Meetings

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA American Rifleman

“…an audible hum of excitement filled the ballroom as the women anticipated the arrival of featured guest speaker Tucker Carlson…”

Gun Test: Franklin Armory F17

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

Good looking gun – Accurate – Chambered in .17 WSM

Mary Fallin Vetoed Oklahoma's 'Constitutional Carry' Bill And The NRA Is Up In Arms

Politics | Anders Hagstrom
Oklahoma Republican Governor Mary Fallin makes remarks before the opening of the National Governors Association Winter Meeting in Washington, in this February 22, 2014 file photo. REUTERS/Mike Theiler

‘Temporary setback’

Anker, One Of Our Favorite Tech Brands, Makes Tactical Flashlights

Daily Dealer | Jack Kocsis
These flashlights are good for many activities (Photo via Amazon)

And this super-bright one is 62 percent off

The NRA Sues New York Governor Andrew Cuomo

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Andrew Cuomo Getty Images/Andrew Burton

“The lawsuit explains that these outcomes are the culmination of years of political activism by Cuomo against the NRA and gun rights organizations”

Emerson Combatives: Train To Survive

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Ernest Emerson
Five Police Officers Killed During Anti-Police Brutality March In Dallas (Photo: Ron Jenkins/Getty Images)

“You must train to survive and escape, not wade in and fight”

CCW Weekend: Civilian Marksmanship Program Is Selling Model 1911s

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
The Colt 1911 was a popular gun among many different criminals of the era. It also fired the powerful .45 ACP round. (Credit: Shutterstock)

Here is what it will cost you to own a piece of firearms history

FBI Acknowledges Life-Saving Potential Of Armed Citizens

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA ILA
FBI Agent (Shutterstock/Marija Stojkovic) | Kansas Men Convicted For Mosque Bomb Plot

So it really does take a good guy with a gun

Female Concealed Carry Surges

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear
Brenna Spencer toting her gun. (Courtesy of Brenna Spencer)

Firearms are the great equalizer

Oliver North Defiantly Vows To Grow NRA, Punches Back Against 'Civil Terrorist' Gun Control Activists

Gun Laws & Legislation | Scott Morefield
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Key leadership at a crucial time…

Hi-Point Firearms, Inland Mfg. Cease Sales To Dick's Sporting Goods

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA American Rifleman
Dick's Sporting Goods (Credit: Shutterstock)

“MKS Supply, Hi-Point Firearms and Inland Manufacturing are standing by the American people by refusing any further sales to Dick’s Sporting Goods & Field & Stream”

No Changes: Ruger Responds To Shareholder Proposal

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA American Rifleman

“…force us to adopt misguided principles created by groups who do not own guns, know nothing about our business, and frankly would rather see us out of business”

Underestimating Gun Owners To Advance More Control

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear

“Mainstream media just cannot accept the reality that Americans support the Second Amendment”

Why The Home Defense Shotgun Rules The Roost

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

Looks like we settled the age old argument of what is best to protect the patch

Gun Test: Nemesis Arms Valkyrie Rifle

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | NRA American Rifleman

This is a takedown rifle chambered in .308 Win – .5″ groups at 100 yards – 1.8″ at 300 yards

Report: NY AG Schneiderman Belittled Gun Control Protesters

Guns and Gear | Kerry Picket
A protestor holds a sign during a "March For Our Lives" demonstration demanding gun control in Sacramento, California, U.S. March 24, 2018. REUTERS/Bob Strong | Dems Dont Want To Rile Up Gun Owners

‘Go ahead, if it makes you feel better to do your little political things’

Was Parkland Shooter Overlooked Because Of A Disability?

Gun Laws & Legislation | Kerry Picket
Nikolas Cruz, facing 17 charges of premeditated murder in the mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, appears in court for a status hearing in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, February 19, 2018. REUTERS/Mike Stocker/Pool

‘…stable enough [to] not be hospitalized’

Lt. Colonel Oliver North Poised To Become NRA President

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear

The decorated combat Marine has been on the board of directors for several years

Dick’s Keeps Digging

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
A sign hangs outside of a Dick's Sporting Goods store on February 28, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. Citing the recent shooting at Stoneman Douglas School in Parkland, Florida, the sporting goods retailer announced today that it would no longer sell firearms to anyone under 21 years of age, no longer sell high capacity magazines, and would no longer sell assault-style rifles at any company owned stored. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

They deny rights, they destroy guns, they hire gun control lobbyists

NSSF Expels Dick’s Sporting Goods

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear
A sign with the company logo hangs above the entrance of a Dick's Sporting Goods store on May 20, 2014 in Niles, Illinois. Dicks Sporting Goods stock price plummeted more than 17% during mid-day trading today following a weaker than expected earnings announcement. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Consumers should do the same

Emerson Combatives: Combat Conditioning And Functional Strength

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Ernest Emerson
Closeup of weightlifter clapping hands before barbell workout at the gym. (Shutterstock/baranq)

“You need the ability to perform for extended periods of time at moderate levels of activity, punctuated by bursts of intense physical speed, power and exertion”

CCW Weekend: Should You Carry .45 Colt Or .410 In That Judge Or Governor?

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

Which is the best fight stopper?

Gun Test: S&W M&P380 Shield EZ Pistol

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA American Rifleman

This gun’s design will make you a convert to the .380 ACP for several reasons

Gun Test: Springfield M1A In 6.5mm Creedmoor

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

Springfield’s Iconic M1A Is Now Officially “Creedmoored” – And It Is Magnificent

Gun Test: Walther Creed Pistol

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA American Rifleman

16 round magazine – Dependable – Under $400 – This is the Walther Creed in 9mm

Gun Test: Ruger PC Carbine In 9mm

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Barbara Baird

Varmints – Small Game – And One Heck Of A Home Defense Gun

Shooting The FAMARS Excalibur

Guns and Gear | Shotgun Life

John Sigler takes some shots with a $35,000 O/U

Get A Tobacco Grinder Designed Like A Classic Revolver For Less Than $10

Daily Dealer | The Daily Caller Shop
Normally $20, this bullet grinder is 50 percent off

You always win this game of Russian roulette

What It Takes To Be In Police Special-Operations

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

Do you think you have what it takes to make a SWAT or SRT team?

CDC Kept Quiet On Data Showing Americans Regularly Use Firearms For Self-Defense

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Center For Disease Control Director Tom Frieden Addresses The Media On Ebola Case In U.S. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images) | Police Find Body Of Missing CDC Doctor

CDC collected information on defensive gun use – Then they withheld the information

After Yeti Cuts Ties, Pelican Products Supports The NRA

Daily Dealer | Jack Kocsis
Amazon video screenshot

And their cases are on sale today in this one-day-only deal

Q&A With U.S. Rep. Rob Wittman (R-VA)

Gun Laws & Legislation | Guns and Gear

Wittman represents “America’s First District”

Emerson Combatives: Legal Advice On Deadly Force

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Ernest Emerson

“I have been on the witness stand for the Los Angeles Prosecuting Attorney’s Office”

CCW Weekend: The First Shot Drill Might Be The Only Training Exercise You Need

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

You might not have all the practice time you would like so learn this drill

Rubio Asks Sessions For DOJ To Investigate Broward County School Discipline Policy

Gun Laws & Legislation | Kerry Picket

‘The number of juvenile arrests for violent crimes…have increased, outpacing the state average’

Bad News, .40 S&W Lost Its Charm - Good News, This Means Bargains

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

The .40 Smith & Wesson is a great round for home defense or concealed carry

Gear Test: SIG Sauer Kilo2400ABS

Ammo & Gear Reviews | NRA American Hunter

This is more than a rangefinder and it may be the best and most versatile performer ever tested

SWAT Teams Hone Skills In South Carolina

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Guns and Gear

117 SWAT officers gather from 21 different units

YETI Adds Insult To Injury

Gun Laws & Legislation | NRA ILA
Join the YETI movement (Photo via Amazon)

“YETI’s attempts at damage control is to say our statement is not accurate. Shame on you again YETI.”