Military

Guns & Politics: In The Fight Against Terror Hillary Is No Boadicea

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith
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The beautiful warrior queen gave no quarter to the foreign invaders – She fought for her country

66 Percent Of U.S. Army Not Combat Ready? Army Number 2's Unbelievable Assessment

Military | Anders Hagstrom
Six UH-60L Black Hawks and two CH-47F Chinooks, assigned to Task Force Brawler, 4th Battalion, 3rd Aviation Regiment, Task Force Falcon, simultaneously launch a daytime mission Jan. 18 from Multinational Base Tarin Kowt. (US Army official image)

‘instabilities are on the rise’

The U.S. Army Turned 241 and Here's How It Celebrated

Military | Dan Chaison
Capt. Kristen Griest (L) and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver wave to friends and family gathered during the graduation ceremony of the United States Army's Ranger School on August 21, 2015 at Fort Benning, Georgia . Griest and Haver are the first women ever to successfully complete the U.S. Army's Ranger School. (Photo by Jessica McGowan/Getty Images)

‘241 years old today’

Guns & Politics: Marquis de Lafayette’s Dedication To Our Ideals And Our Country

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith
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Lafayette did not apologize for our nation, he fought for us and praised us abroad

US Guns Of The Normandy Invasion

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Harold Hutchison
UTAH BEACH, FRANCE: US troops disembark from landing crafts during D-Day 06 June 1944 after Allied forces stormed the Normandy beaches. D-Day, 06 June 1944 is still one of the world's most gut-wrenching and consequential battles, as the Allied landing in Normandy led to the liberation of France which marked the turning point in the Western theater of World War II. AFP PHOTO (Photo credit should read -/AFP/Getty Images)

Here is what those that hit the beaches carried into battle

Guns & Politics: The Charge Of The Light Brigade

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith
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Theirs not to reason why, Theirs but to do & die, Into the valley of Death Rode the six hundred

Remembering The Miracle – The Battle Of Midway Turned The Tide

Guns and Gear | Harold Hutchison
USS Yorktown (CV-5) is hit on the port side

June 4-7, 1942, two US Carriers fought an epic battle against the Imperial Japanese Navy

Please, Thank Those Who Gave All, Not Me

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
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Memorial Day is for those that can’t hear the thanks

Guns & Politics: The German That Taught Us How To Fight The British

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith

General George Washington and Ambassador Ben Franklin saught a Prussian Baron named Friedrich Wilhelm Augustus von Steuben

Battling PTSD On The Front End

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
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Sheriff’s Dept. in S.C. offers “unique” pre-trauma conditioning program

Flankers Buzz Navy In The South China Sea

Guns and Gear | Harold Hutchison
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China’s Latest Move

Five Military Weapons We Should Have Kept

Guns and Gear | Harold Hutchison
A US F-14 fighter takes off from the main deck of the USS Enterprise early Oct. 9, 2001, as a second wave U.S.-led air attacks on Afghanistan was launched with residents of Kabul reporting bombs hitting targets on the outskirts of the city. (RABIH MOGHRABI/AFP/Getty Images)

Our military is shrinking and we could really use these capable fighting machines right now

Guns & Politics: Hillary Clinton Is No Sybil Ludington

Gun Laws & Legislation | Susan Smith
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Sybil Ludington provides a much better example of what an American woman is all about

Smart Gun Buying

Guns and Gear | Guns and Gear
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With low interest rates buying guns may be a better investment option – Plus they are more fun than a mutual fund

Guns & Politics: Alexander The Great

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith
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Alexander was great but he failed his nascent nation

Six Ways To Improve The Littoral Combat Ship

Guns and Gear | Harold Hutchison
USS Fort Worth

Off the shelf solutions to beef up our Navy’s workhorse

Note To The Army, There Is No Reason To Scrap The M2 “Ma Deuce”

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Harold Hutchison
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M2 Browning has fought in many a war with rock solid dependability – It is one weapon we can count on

Guns & Politics: Field Of The Cloth Of Gold

Guns and Gear | Susan Smith
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Today’s Larry, Moe and Curly of Foreign Policy (Clinton, Obama, Kerry) remind us of a past international blunder

Guns & Politics: Scottish Sniper

Black Rifles & Tactical Guns | Susan Smith
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The shot that was not taken by this expert marksman changed the course of the United States

World War II Holds Lessons For Deterring China Right Now

Guns and Gear | Harold Hutchison
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China is trying to control the Western Pacific – We have seen this before and know how to deal with it