Why Universal Background Checks Don’t Work

“Most Americans support background checks, but they … have very little clue about what that means…” -David Kopel, Constitutional law professor Let’s get one thing straight. When you hear or read about the “gun show loophole,” you are reading a lie. Propaganda made up by those who want to take away your rights. First, let’s […]

New GLOCK 43X Leaked

According to Patrick Roberts at the Firearm Rack, the new GLOCK 43X was leaked to Recoil magazine a few weeks ago and now, Sootch00’s review of the gun was released prior to the embargo date. Apparently, this sliver-slided thing is real… The GLOCK 48 was also part of the leak. So, what’s up with what […]

Barrett on the Bucket List

SHOT Show 2019 is only 25 days away and we’ve started out “must see” list, including the new “battle-ready” Barrett REC10 .308 Winchester AR-10. The military had already committed to purchasing the rifle even before it was available. Everything Barrett put into this rifle is about balance and quality. The fit is spot-on with tight […]

Is Gun Control on the Horizon?

The incoming Democrat-controlled House has vowed to prioritize gun control for the coming session of Congress. Up first will be a universal background check bill. Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA) will introduce the bill. He co-authored a universal background check law in 2015. Those outspoken on the issue say they have bipartisan support. The “Gun Show […]

Motion to Ban AR Parts Kits Filed in House

The now Dem-controlled House wasted no time to move their agenda forward by filing H. R. 7115—essentially banning 80% lowers and AR-15 parts kits. Dubbed the “3-D Firearms Prohibitions Act,” H.R. 7115, actually has nothing to do with 3D-printed firearms. Introduced by Rep. Frank Pallone Jr., (D-NJ,) with 16 co-sponsors, the bill intends to “prohibit […]

Arm Yourself—Get out the Gun Vote

It is Election Day. Did you know that gun owners are more politically active than non-gun owners? A University of Kansas study on political participation from 1972 to 2012, found that gun owners are more likely to sign petitions, vocalize opinions, donate money and directly contact representatives than others. But most importantly, we vote in […]

The On-Again Off-Again Love Affair with the 10mm

Guest post written by Suzi Shooter Springfield Armory just announced the release of two new (apparently) highly-anticipated pistols—a 4.5-inch and 5.25-inch XD(M) chambered in 10mm. Springfield claims, as well as fans on the internet say, customers have been begging for this gun for years. The 10mm isn’t necessarily a popular round, but it certainly has […]

Conceal Carry Permits on the Rise

Since 2007, the amount of concealed carry permit holders has increased by 273%. 2016 marked the highest number of background checks performed for gun purchases in recorded history. Recent studies have shown that despite what the mainstream and other anti-gun organizations would like us to believe, people are still purchasing guns in record numbers. Less […]