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4 Ballot Measures to Watch

Second amendment rights are facing the possibility of a huge setback in the 2016 election. After congress has repeatedly fought and won against the anti-gun lobbyists, groups such as Bloomberg’s Everytown for Gun Safety are focusing their efforts on individual state ballot initiatives. They plan to use the money of the billionaires in New York…

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6 Worst States for Gun Rights

With ballot measures in many states focusing on gun rights and gun control this November, there is no better time to research how your state approaches firearm regulations. While some states ensure that the right is explicitly protected in their constitution, others don’t offer such a safeguard. It is important to remember that the power…

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Why You Should Call

We live in a world in which loud voices crowd often out the reasonable ones. News stations and websites feature the stories and opinions which they think will result in the most views or clicks. This so called “click bait” is designed to invoke a strong emotional response and compel users to take action. It’s…

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Let’s Clear Up a Few Things Pt. 2

Stats don’t lie. But when liars use stats they can sure get close. When gun control advocates use national polls or analytic statistics to bolster their arguments, pay close attention to the source of the information. It usually is not from an unbiased polling company but rather a lobbyist group with a specifically stated purpose.…

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Let’s Clear Up a Few Things Pt. 1

Gun control is at the fore of political discourse once again. Which does not mean that educated debate is occurring. It means misinformation and ignorance are being spewed in order to gain political points. On both sides. We who are opposed to restricting the second amendment are just as guilty of giving in to the…

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As Election Approaches, Call Your Representatives

We live in a world in which loud voices crowd out the reasonable ones. News stations and websites feature the stories and opinions which are going to result in the most views or clicks. It’s why there’s been a recent surge in articles with titles such as “Dear Gun Nuts” and “Ten Things Gun Owners…

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What to tell your tailor

For those of us who began carrying without someone to show us the ropes, finding ways to live up to the concealment half of “concealed carry” was an awkward process. Decreasing printing, or the imprint of the gun and holster that can be seen through fabric, was a difficult process. There were moments when friends…

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