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Why the NRA Opposes Rubio’s ERPO Bill

Opinion Why the NRA Opposes Rubio's ERPO Bill Washington D.C. – -(AmmoLand.com)- When discussing “red flag” gun laws (the technical term is usually an Extreme Risk Protection Order, or ERPO), one of the questions is why the NRA opposes many of the measures that are currently being passed. Well, it’s one of the classic cases of anti-Second Amendment extremists taking advantage of the good intentions of many people, including Second Amendment supporters. Here’s the deal: When mass shootings ha...
Tags: Guns, Reagan, Kamala Harris, Nra, Rubio, McDonald, Harold, David French, NICS, Heller, Chris Murphy, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison, Soldier of Fortune, ERPO, Red Flag Laws


Why the NRA Opposes the Rubio’s ERPO Bill

Opinion Why the NRA Opposes the Rubio's ERPO Bill Washington D.C. – -(AmmoLand.com)- When discussing “red flag” gun laws (the technical term is usually an Extreme Risk Protection Order, or ERPO), one of the questions is why the NRA opposes many of the measures that are currently being passed. Well, it’s one of the classic cases of anti-Second Amendment extremists taking advantage of the good intentions of many people, including Second Amendment supporters. Here’s the deal: When mass shooting...
Tags: Guns, Reagan, Kamala Harris, Nra, Rubio, McDonald, Harold, David French, NICS, Heller, Chris Murphy, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison, Soldier of Fortune, ERPO, Red Flag Laws


Fight for Your Right to Make the Argument

Second Amendment Activist Protest Activism Take Action United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Earlier, I noted that Second Amendment supporters were winning the big arguments surrounding our freedoms. The winning arguments have always been there for Second Amendment supporters, and the landmark Heller and McDonald cases have shifted the terrain. But with these victories have come adjustments from anti-Second Amendment extremists over the last few years. Unable to refute arguments in support of our ...
Tags: Hollywood, Guns, Abc, Reagan, Turkey, New Zealand, Silicon Valley, Venezuela, Erdogan, Andrew Cuomo, Justice Department, Grey, Second Amendment, Hci, Nra, Feinstein


Illinois FOID Second Amendment Case Appealed to Illinois Supreme Court

Opinion llinois FOID Second Amendment Case Appealed to Illinois Supreme Court   Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- A very interesting Second Amendment case has developed in the Illinois state court system. The case challenges the requirement to qualify for, pay for, and have in possession, an Illinois Firearm Owner Identification card (FOID), to legally possess a firearm in the home for the purposes of self defense. The case is very clear. The Illinois court ruled the requirement to have an FOID was ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Court, Department Of Defense, United States, New Jersey, Arizona, Illinois, Second Amendment, Brown, McDonald, District Court, Appellant, State Supreme Court, Heller, Illinois Supreme Court


Ill. Judge Strikes Gun Ban in Chicago Suburb; Gun Group Declares Victory

Opinion An Illinois circuit judge has blocked the Village of Deerfield from banning so-called “assault weapons.” (Dave Workman) ILLINOIS – -(AmmoLand.com)- An Illinois Circuit Judge has issued a permanent injunction against a ban on so-called “assault weapons” in the village of Deerfield, a Chicago suburb, in a case brought by the Second Amendment Foundation and the Illinois State Rifle Association. SAF founder and Executive Vice President Alan Gottlieb declared it a victory against legislat...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Chicago, Washington State, Seattle, Illinois, Nra, U S Supreme Court, McDonald, Deerfield, Superior Court, Snohomish County, City of Chicago, Edmonds, King County, Glen Ellyn


Who Needed an AR-15 Rifle? These Folks

Who Needed an AR-15? These Folks. Connecticut/United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Recently, anti-Second Amendment extremist Chris Murphy, a Senator from Connecticut, tweeted two of the usual canards that emerge when anti-Second Amendment fanatics want to push a semi-auto ban. He claimed that nobody needs a semi-automatic rifle for hunting or personal protection, and that the only person who needed a semi-automatic rifle was a mass shooter. Well, to be honest, that tweet went beyond usual canard...
Tags: England, Guns, Australia, Reagan, Connecticut, New Zealand, Justice Department, Murphy, McDonald, Harold, Phillips, Heller, Chris Murphy, Eric Swalwell, Gun Rights News, Democrats War on Guns


Believe It or Not, Second Amendment Supporters are Winning the Argument

Believe It or Not, Second Amendment Supporters are Winning the Argument United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- With all the threats of “red flag” laws and criticisim about the NRA, maybe we need to take a look at what the bigger picture is showing. It is always easy to lose sight of the forest for the trees, but you sometimes have to take a step back – and a look at the big picture shows that Second Amendment supporters have been winning the arguments. You’re wondering, “How could we be winning the...
Tags: Florida, New York, Guns, Supreme Court, Putin, Reagan, Turkey, United States, Hawaii, Gun Control, Venezuela, Erdogan, Andrew Cuomo, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Gun Rights, Justice Department


Goldwater a cautionary tale for Second Amendment Supporters

Barry Goldwater with Lyndon Baines Johnson. Second Amendment supporters must learn from Goldwater's mistakes in the 1964 election. (White House photo) Arizona/United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- In 1968, Second Amendment supporters nearly found themselves in a deep hole. By a slim margin, they were able to keep a licensing and registration scheme that Johnson wanted out of the Gun Control Act of 1968. This greatly angered Lyndon Johnson, who denounced the “gun lobby” for the omission of the mean...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Australia, White House, Reagan, House, House Of Representatives, Gun Control, John F Kennedy, Silicon Valley, Johnson, Gun Rights, Second Amendment, McDonald


Can we solve environmental problems without international agreements?

Between 11 March 2019 – 15 March 2019, the nations of the world will gather in Nairobi for the fourth session of the UN Environment Assembly. This is world’s highest-level decision-making body on the environment. One of the themes of this year’s meeting is transforming economies toward sustainable consumption and production. Many of the environmental challenges we presently face are a result of the goods we consume and the manner in which they are produced. Be it toxic materials in our drinking ...
Tags: Books, Politics, Featured, Indonesia, Environment, Unilever, Deforestation, United Nations, Cargill, Globe, Rainforest Alliance, Coke, Social Sciences, Nairobi, McDonald, George H W Bush


An Incremental Assault On The Second Amendment

Opinion An Incremental Assault On The Second Amendment New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- Of the enumerated fundamental, unalienable rights, Leftist politicians know, the one etched in the Second Amendment is most difficult to dislodge. But these politicians are tenacious. This assertion isn’t meant to be a compliment; merely an observation. Strong drives coupled with an equally strong will, lead one to act. Actions may be positive or perverse. Here, perverse. Leftists abhor the Second Amendment of...
Tags: New York, Guns, Congress, Senate, New York City, Court, States, Andrew Cuomo, Albany, Cuomo, State Government, State, Democratic Party, U S Supreme Court, Legislature, McDonald


Swalwell Smear of NRA is a Sign of Things to Come

Anti-gun Congressman Eric Swalwell (D-Calif.) California – -(AmmoLand.com)- Last week, Representative Eric Swalwell, who has in the past proposed an Australia-style “buyback” of certain firearms and who threatened to nuke gun owners who wouldn’t turn in their guns, claimed on Twitter that the NRA threatened Speaker Nancy Pelosi. Well, that was a lie and one that was quickly shot down in the wake of his tweet. But Swalwell’s doubled down on his smears and lies, claiming the NRA is taking Russi...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Australia, Washington Post, Reagan, Bloomberg, Democrats, House, House Of Representatives, Gun Control, Silicon Valley, Nancy Pelosi, Michael Bloomberg, Sandy Hook, Frank, Nra


The Second Amendment in the States

Right to Carry 2019 United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- Much of the focus on Second Amendment issues tends to be at the federal level. There are good reasons for this focus: Federal law sets the baseline for laws affecting our Second Amendment rights. Federal judges can overturn anti-Second Amendment state laws. The President can appoint new federal judges, and also can set the tone for what happens in the executive branch. We have been very fortunate to have President Donald Trump these last tw...
Tags: New York, Guns, Reagan, Hillary Clinton, United States, Gun Control, States, Andrew Cuomo, Illinois, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Bernie Sanders, Cuomo, Second Amendment, Trump, Nra


Supreme Court Takes Closer Look at NJ Second Amendment Case

Opinion Supreme Court Takes Closer Look at NJ Second Amendment Case Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- – Rodgers v. Grewal is a New Jersey Second Amendment case that has pushed through the court system of appeals. The petitioners are asking the Supreme Court to hear the case. The legal term is to ask the Court to grant a writ of Certiorari. The case is the next in a stream of Second Amendment cases over the last eight years. This case, like others, deals with the Second Amendment right to carry a weap...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, New York City, Court, Department Of Defense, New Jersey, Arizona, East Coast, Rogers, Second Amendment, McDonald, Rodgers, Ninth Circuit, Grewal, Heller


The Stakes in 2020

The Stakes in 2020 United States – -(AmmoLand.com)- The 2020 presidential election may turn out to be one of the most momentous for the Second Amendment in history. The 2000 and 2004 elections mattered, as President George W. Bush brought in Chief Justice John Roberts and Associate Justice Samuel Alito, who provided two of the five votes in the Heller and McDonald cases. The 2016 election saved those cases – and President Donald Trump has brought in two more pro-Second Amendment justices. Now...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, White House, Reagan, United States, House, House Of Representatives, Silicon Valley, Donald Trump, George W Bush, Trump, John Roberts, House Senate, McDonald


St Patricks Day Jokes

Have a bit 0′ fun with these St Patricks Day jokes. Here is a collection of funny  jokes about leprechauns, four leaf clovers and anything Irish! We love to laugh it up. Kids jokes are a fun way to make kids laugh. Share funny jokes when waiting in line, driving in the car and at dinnertime. These St Patrick’s Day jokes are printable so they can also be stuck in a pocket or school lunch to share a giggle when your kids are with you. St Patricks Day Jokes What do you call leprechauns who col...
Tags: Crafts, Uncategorized, Dublin, McDonald, Quasimodo, St Patricks Day


Second Amendment, Supreme Court, and Ruth Bader Ginsburg, February 2019

Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg U.S.A. –-(Ammoland.com)- For eight years after the McDonald v. Chicago decision, the Supreme Court refused to enforce the Second Amendment. President Trump has appointed two constitutionalist and originalist Justices, Justice Gorsuch and Justice Kavanaugh. After those appointments, the  Supreme Court agreed to hear the first Second Amendment firearms case since McDonald:  New York Rifle & Pistol Association v. NYC. The official decision to accept the case was on 22...
Tags: Justice, Guns, Supreme Court, NYC, Court, Department Of Defense, Chicago, Arizona, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Executive Branch, Second Amendment, Trump, Ruth, Reuters, McDonald


The Court-Packing Threat to the Second Amendment

The Roberts Court, November 30, 2018. Seated, from left to right: Justices Stephen G. Breyer and Clarence Thomas, Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr., and Justices Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Samuel A. Alito. Standing, from left to right: Justices Neil M. Gorsuch, Sonia Sotomayor, Elena Kagan, and Brett M. Kavanaugh. Photograph by Fred Schilling, Supreme Court Curator's Office. Washington, D.C. – -(AmmoLand.com)- You might think that with the confirmation of two pro-Second Amendment justices under...
Tags: Florida, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, White House, Time, Elizabeth Warren, Reagan, House, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Kamala Harris, Trump, Nra


Tale of Two Organizations, from the Perspective of an American Black Man

Editors Note: February 1st, 2019, marks the beginning of black history month. Opinion by Retired Lieutenant Colonel Allen West As an American black man, the history of the National Rifle Association has a special meaning for me, and I often reflect upon it. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Three years ago, I was honored to be nominated by petition and elected to the Board of the Nation’s oldest civil rights organization, the National Rifle Association (NRA). My first three-year term is coming to an e...
Tags: Amazon, New York, Guns, Chicago, United States, Kkk, Michael Bloomberg, Martin Luther King Jr, Cuomo, Ku Klux Klan, Nra, McDonald, Atlanta Georgia, NRA Board, National Rifle Association, Wayne Lapierre


U.S Supreme Court To Hear New York Gun Case; Mainstream Media Visibly Worried

Opinion “Free” Press Flails Wildly As High Court Takes Up Restrictive Gun Measure. U.S Supreme Court To Hear New York Gun Case; Mainstream Media Visibly Worried New York – -(AmmoLand.com)- Much to the consternation of anti-gun proponents, main stream media and Democrat politicians the U.S. Supreme Court will soon hear a Second Amendment case. On recently the High Court granted the petition in New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Inc. v. City of New York, New York, 883 F.3d 45 (2nd Cir. ...
Tags: New York, Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, Court, America, City, High Court, Chicago, United States, New York Times, Bill De Blasio, The New York Times, Usa Today, Andrew Cuomo, District Of Columbia


Community meetings in the San Fernando Valley, Jan. 28-Feb. 4

    Studio City Branch Library on Moorpark Street. (Google Street View)   Community meetings bring people together for exchange of ideas and memorable shared experiences plus the potential for positive personal and community enrichment. Here are this week’s, and upcoming, get-togethers.   Alliance of Relative Caregivers: The group offers free support groups and related services for relative caregivers in the San Fernando Valley. Sylvie de Toledo, 818-789-1177 ([email protected]); Pam...
Tags: Books, Japan, Hollywood, Events, Sport, Things To Do, Soccer, Community, Lausd, Book Club, Local News, Wendy, Feb, McDonald, Rotary Club, Millie


U.S. Supreme Court (Finally) Takes Another Second Amendment Challenge to Gun Control

Opinion Knife Rights' NYC Gravity Knife Case Appeal Headed To U.S. Supreme Court Fairfax, VA – -(Ammoland.com)- This week, the U.S. Supreme Court agreed to hear a Second Amendment challenge to a gun control law for the first time in nearly 10 years. Arguments in the case will likely be heard during the court’s next term, which starts in October of 2019. During the opening decade of the 21st Century, the U.S. Supreme Court issued two landmark rulings that many hoped would revitalize the Secon...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Scotus, New York City, America, Chicago, United States, District Of Columbia, Michael Bloomberg, Kennedy, Trump, Nra, Antonin Scalia, U S Supreme Court, McDonald, Anthony Kennedy


Carol Frampton for 2019’s NRA Board Of Directors

Editors Note: Carol Frampton is a great example of the different type of skill sets and leadership required to run our National Rifle Association. Please consider her for your vote. Carol Bambery Frampton USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Thank you to AmmoLand News for inviting me to explain why NRA's eligible member voters should support my candidacy for the NRA 2019 Board. I should mention that many readers would know me as Carol Bambery, from before I married John. I’ve seen firearms issues from ev...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Michigan, John, District Of Columbia, South Carolina, Nra, McDonald, NRA Board, Heller, Gun Rights News, NRA Board of Directors, National Wild Turkey Federation, Sybil Ludington, Carol Bambery, Lynn Boykin


Supreme Court to hear a challenge to New York City gun law

Supreme Court to hear a challenge to New York City gun law Fayetteville, AR – -(AmmoLand.com)- For the first time since 2010, the United States Supreme Court has agreed to hear a case about the constitutionality of a gun law, specifically New York City’s restrictions on where a person with a license for a firearm in one’s residence can take that gun outside. Under current rules, such owners may only go to shooting ranges within the city limits. Transportation to a range elsewhere or even to p...
Tags: Amazon, Guns, Supreme Court, New York City, America, Gun Control, Second Amendment, McDonald, Fayetteville, Second Circuit, United States Supreme Court, Heller, New York State Rifle and Pistol Association, Ranjit Singh, Gun Rights News, Greg Camp


AG Nominee William Barr on Second Amendment During Confirmation Hearings ~ VIDEO

AG Nominee William Barr on Second Amendment During Confirmation Hearings U.S.A. -( Ammoland.com )- On January 15, just a little before 5 p.m. Senator John Cornyn asked Attorney General nominee William P. Barr about his views on the Second Amendment. The question and answer were recorded as part of C-SPAN coverage of the nomination process. The question and answer, with some more commentary by Senator Cornyn occur from about 4:56:33 to 5:00:04 on the C-SPAN timer.  There is a transcript on t...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Attorney General, China, Court, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Second Amendment, McDonald, AG, Cornyn, Barr


AG Nominee William Barr on Second Amendment During Confirmation Hearings

AG Nominee William Barr on Second Amendment During Confirmation Hearings U.S.A. -( Ammoland.com )- On January 15, just a little before 5 p.m. Senator John Cornyn asked Attorney General nominee William P. Barr about his views on the Second Amendment. The question and answer were recorded as part of C-SPAN coverage of the nomination process. The question and answer, with some more commentary by Senator Cornyn occur from about 4:56:33 to 5:00:04 on the C-SPAN timer.  There is a transcript on t...
Tags: Texas, Guns, Supreme Court, Congress, Attorney General, China, Court, Department Of Defense, United States, Arizona, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Second Amendment, McDonald, AG, Cornyn, Barr


Getting “Slices” Today for a Stronger Second Amendment Tomorrow

Opinion Right to Carry by State Map Updated for 2018 United States of America – -(AmmoLand.com)- We’ve discussed both the need for an honest evaluation of the present political situation of the Second Amendment as well as the need to use the right tactics and strategies for a given job. Now, we will delve a little into the tactical/strategic area some more, this time by looking at a tactic that was advocated a long time ago by an anti-Second Amendment zealot – and how it can be used to regai...
Tags: Maryland, Guns, Supreme Court, Reagan, United States, Nelson, Nra, McDonald, Harold, IMG, Wayne Lapierre, LaPierre, Heller, NRA ILA, Gun Rights News, Harold Hutchison


GOA/GOF Fund Challenge to NFA in U.S. Supreme Court

“The arguments presented by GOA and GOF cut to the heart of the National Firearms Act.” – GOA’s Erich Pratt Jeremy Kettler, who is a disabled combat veteran Springfield, VA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Gun Owners of America (GOA) and its legal arm, Gun Owners Foundation (GOF), this week continued their defense of Jeremy Kettler, who is a disabled combat veteran. GOA/GOF submitted a petition for writ of certiorari before the U.S. Supreme Court on behalf of Kettler, after he was convicted for violating ...
Tags: Guns, Supreme Court, Court, America, Lawsuits, Kansas, Goa, U S Supreme Court, McDonald, Pratt, NFA, Heller, U S Court of Appeals for the Tenth Circuit, Obama Justice Department, Kettler, SPRINGFIELD Va


Interview: Allen West, 2019 NRA Board of Directors Candidate

Allen West is running for reelection to the 2019 NRA board of Directors. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- AmmoLand News had a chance to catch up with our friend Allen West to talk about his run for reelection to the NRA board of directors in 2019 and about the organization itself as well as the current political outlook for gun owners in the face of a hostile Congress. Fredy Riehl: Hello Allen, thank you for taking the time to talk with AmmoLand News I know you have a busy schedule. Can you start by l...
Tags: Florida, New York, Texas, Guns, Congress, Colorado, California, US, America, Tennessee, New Jersey, Army, States, Vietnam, Andrew Cuomo, US Army


The Left’s Strategy to Disarm America

Opinion by Allen West My right inner forearm has a simple tattoo with the words “Molon Labe.” My message to the progressive socialist left, “Come, Take,” because I will not surrender to you. USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- If you cherish your individual freedom and liberty, please read this entire missive, and share its warning. This last week was the National Rifle Association (NRA) winter board meeting. As you should know by now, reading these pages, the NRA is the nation’s oldest civil rights orga...
Tags: Florida, New York, Guns, Congress, US, America, Washington Dc, Liberty, House, House Of Representatives, Arizona, Capitol Hill, Nancy Pelosi, Andrew Cuomo, Michael Bloomberg, Cruz


Second Amendment Prayer for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg

Second Amendment Prayer for Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- Second Amendment supporters want to see President Trump appoint more originalists and textualists to the Supreme Court.  The most likely Justice to create an opening is Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. Justice Ginsburg voted against the Heller decision. She voted against the McDonald decision. Her opinion on the Second Amendment is was clear then, and it is clear now. The Second Amendment should be defined as inconse...
Tags: Justice, Guns, Supreme Court, Court, Department Of Defense, Arizona, Jesus, Donald Trump, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Second Amendment, Trump, Ruth, McDonald, Ginsburg, Heller, Gun Rights News



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