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SCI Supports Hunter Nation To Protect Rights, Conserve Wildlife

SCI Supports Hunter Nation To Protect Rights, Conserve Wildlife USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Safari Club International (SCI) today announced its support for Hunter Nation with a $15,000 donation to help fund efforts to protect the right to hunt and to conserve wildlife resources. “We are proud to help support Hunter Nation in their mission of protecting and preserving hunting and hunters' rights, as well as wildlife conservation programs funded by hunters,” said SCI President Paul Babaz. “Hunter N...
Tags: Hunting News, Hunter Nation, Safari Club International

U.S. reacts to New Zealand's gun ban

Gun control supporters are pointing to the ban as an example of swift, decisive action that the U.S. desperately needs.Others note the inherent differences between the two nations, arguing that it is a good thing that it is relatively hard to pass such legislation in such a short timeframe.The ban will surely shape future conversations about gun control in the U.S. None New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern announced Thursday plans to ban an array of semi-automatic guns and firearms componen...
Tags: Policy, Violence, United states, Politics, Guns

New Zealand’s Knee-Jerk Response To Terrorism

Opinion A police officer armed with a rifle stands watch at the scene of a mosque shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand. (Screen snip, YouTube, CBC) Fayetteville, AR – -(AmmoLand.com)- In a statement a day after the mosque attacks in Christchurch, New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern declared her intention to change the nation’s gun laws, and in a follow-up, the attorney general, David Parker, clarified that semiautomatic rifles will be banned. This is an unsurprising reaction in a coun...
Tags: Gun Rights News, Failed Gun Control, Greg Camp, Mass Murders

How Middle America Is to Be Dispossessed ~ VIDEO

Opinion USA – -(Ammoland.com)- In all but one of the last seven presidential elections, Republicans lost the popular vote. George W. Bush and Donald Trump won only by capturing narrow majorities in the Electoral College. Hence the grand strategy of the left: to enlarge and alter the U.S. electorate so as to put victory as far out of reach for national Republicans as it is today for California Republicans, and to convert the GOP into America's permanent minority party. In the Golden State, Dem...
Tags: Florida, Guns, California, Washington, Oregon, Senate, Virginia, Sacramento, NFL, America, Gop, United States, Ben Franklin, House, Philadelphia, Nancy Pelosi

Left’s Latest Demand: Race-Based Reparations

Opinion Left's Latest Demand: Race-Based Reparations USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Having embraced “Medicare-for-all,” free college tuition and a Green New Deal that would mandate an early end of all oil, gas and coal-fired power plants, the Democratic Party's lurch to the left rolls on. Presidential candidates Kamala Harris and Elizabeth Warren both called last week for race-based reparations for slavery. “Centuries of slavery, Jim Crow, legal discrimination and segregation, and discrimination tha...
Tags: Usa, Guns, India, Elizabeth Warren, America, Barack Obama, United States, Warren, Jamaica, The New York Times, Republican Party, American Indian, Fdr, South Carolina, Jim Crow, Kamala Harris

Is Diversity a Root Cause of Dual Loyalty?

Opinion Is Diversity a Root Cause of Dual Loyalty?   USA – -(Ammoland.com)- “We can't be divided by race, religion, by tribe. We're defined by those enduring principles in the Constitution, even though we don't necessarily all know them.” So Joe Biden told the firefighters union recently. But does Joe really believe that? Or does that not sound more like a plea, a wistful hope, rather than a deep conviction? For Biden surely had in mind the debate that exploded in the House Democratic caucu...
Tags: Guns, Washington, Israel, America, Diversity, Joe Biden, United States, New York Times, Nancy Pelosi, Biden, Fdr, Columbus, Eisenhower, Joe, Great Britain, Wilson

Kiwis Rush to NZ Gun Shops in Anticipation of New Gun Laws

Opinion While some New Zealanders are turning in guns to police, others are rushing to gun shops to buy semi-auto rifles in anticipation of new gun control laws. (Dave Workman) USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Instead of rushing to turn in their guns in the aftermath of the double mosque attacks in Christchurch, reports from New Zealand indicate that many of the island nation’s citizens are actually rushing to gun stores in the anticipation of a ban that might be coming from Prime Minister Jacinda Ard...
Tags: Usa, Guns, America, Cnn, Canada, United States, New Zealand, Un, Watson, Usa Today, Christchurch, Kiwi, Nra, Blenheim, Gottlieb, Dave Workman

Uncovering social work’s scientific rigor

Social Work as a profession was founded in the late 1900s and in the ensuing 120 years social workers have been at the forefront of movements for civil rights, worker’s rights, access to medical care for the poor, destigmatization of mental illness and substance abuse, improved treatment of incarcerated individuals, and many forms of work with children and families to keep them safe and healthy. Harry Hopkins, the architect of the Works Progress Administration, was a social worker. One of Hopkin...
Tags: Books, Chicago, United States, Social Security, Hopkins, U S Congress, John Dewey, Jane Addams, Pearce, Works Progress Administration, Frances Perkins, Jeanette Rankin, Diana Pearce, Addams, Harry Hopkins, Hull House

CZ75 Republika Handgun Presented to President Trump by Czech PM Andrej Babiš

CZ75 Republika Presented to President Trump by Czech PM Andrej Babiš U.S.A. -(Ammoland.com)- On March 7th, 2019, President Trump and the First Lady met with Prime Minister Andrej Babiš of the Czech Republic and his wife, in the White House.  The meeting was cordial, with both men celebrating the bond between the two countries. After the meeting, PM Babiš told reporters that he had presented President Trump with one of one hundred custom crafted CZ75 pistols created for the centennial of t...
Tags: Google, Guns, White House, Israel, Department Of Defense, Czech Republic, United States, Nato, Arizona, Kennedy, Trump, Abraham Lincoln, Czechoslovakia, Warsaw Pact, Andrej Babis, Babis

Grafton County Sheriff’s Office Chooses GLOCK

Law Enforcement Agencies Continue to Switch to GLOCK Grafton County Sheriff’s Office Transitions to New Duty Pistols SMYRNA, Ga. –-(Ammoland.com)- GLOCK, Inc. is proud to announce that the Grafton County Sheriff’s Office in New Hampshire has selected GLOCK as their new duty pistol. Known as the “Gateway to the White Mountains”, Grafton County is also the home of Dartmouth College and has a population of nearly 90,000. Sheriff Jeff Stiegler came to the department with over 25 years of law enfo...
Tags: Guns, Law Enforcement, United States, New Hampshire, Vermont, GMB, Dartmouth College, Glock, White Mountains, Smith and Wesson, Grafton County, Shooting Industry News, Firearm News, GLOCK Inc, Smyrna Georgia, Glock 17

America’s Gun-Haters Are Only Biding Their Time

Opinion Nobody needs an AR-15 to hunt. Nobody needs a semi-automatic rifle to defend their home. But mass shooters NEED these weapons in order to murder as many people as efficiently as possible. And so nobody will miss them when they are illegal – except for the killers. — Chris Murphy (@ChrisMurphyCT) March 16, 2019 USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The Paradigm Shift We all know what they want, the gun-grabbers that is. They tell us, just not in so many words. Sometimes you have to dig a little deep...
Tags: Usa, Guns, America, United States, Connecticut, New Zealand, Murphy, Virginia Tech, Walther, Chris Murphy, Mark Walters, Gun Rights News, Democrats War on Guns, Sen Chris Murphy, Kathy Jackson Whitefeather Press, Rob Pincus Whitefeather

Barrett Attends Latin American Defense and Security Exhibition 2019

Barrett REC10 Murfreesboro, TN –-(Ammoland.com)- Barrett Firearms Manufacturing, Inc., will be exhibiting at LAAD, the leading Latin American Defence and Security exhibition. The event gathers international and national companies that provide technologies, equipment, and services for the Armed Forces, Special Forces, Police Forces, Homeland Security and more. Barrett will be showcasing our all-new contract-winning REC10 this year. “We've been working on the REC10 behind-the-scenes for more th...
Tags: Guns, United States, State Department, Barrett, Shooting Industry News, Barrett Firearms Manufacturing, Chris Barrett, QMS

Head of AK “Human Rights Comm.” Under Investigation for 1st/2nd Amendment Violations

Opinion Head of AK “Human Rights Comm.” Under Investigation for 1st/2nd Amendment Violations Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- A scandal is developing in Alaska, as the head of the Human Rights Commission (HRC) has been implicated in directly chilling the exercise of the First and Second Amendments of the Constitution. Governor Dunleavy has ordered an investigation of the scandal. The head of the HRC, Marti Buscaglia, became upset over a bumper sticker on a contractor's work truck. The bumper stick...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, Department Of Defense, United States, Alaska, Arizona, HRC, Free Speech, First Amendment, Second Amendment, Dunleavy, Michael Dunleavy, Gun Rights News, Dean Weingarten, Gun Watch, University of Wisconsin Pistol Team

American Tactical Announces “Tax Day” FX1911 Promo

American Tactical Announces “Tax Day” FX1911 Promo Summerville, SC – (Ammoland.com) – American Tactical, US manufacturer and world-wide importer of firearms, ammunition and tactical equipment, is happy to announce a special “Tax Day” Promo for select FX1911s. From now through April 15, 2019, users can visit AmericanTactical.us and use the code “TAXDAY1911” to receive 15% off MSRP on the purchase of an FX Military or GI model 1911. The Firepower Xtreme .45 ACP Military 1911 (ATIGFX45MIL) and...
Tags: Facebook, Guns, US, United States, United States of America, ACP, Firearm News, American Tactical Imports, Firepower Xtreme

City Lights founder Lawrence Ferlinghetti: 'The US isn't ready for a revolution'

As the poet behind the San Francisco literary institution turns 100, the city is preparing for ‘Lawrence Ferlinghetti Day’The last couple of years have taken their toll on Lawrence Ferlinghetti. The American publisher, poet, painter and political activist is frail and nearly blind. He spends a lot of time in bed, relying on his assistant for emails and phone calls.His body might be failing him. But his mind is still on fire. He’s hoping for a revolution. Trouble is, he says, “the United States i...
Tags: Books, Poetry, US, San Francisco, US news, United States, Lawrence Ferlinghetti

Run, Hide Or Fight, NZ Hero Abdul Aziz Choose To Fight ~ VIDEO

Opinion NZ Resident and Hero, Abdul Aziz USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- The following is an old article I wrote back in 2007 that I have updated in reverence to the evil shooting at two Muslim houses of worships in the nation of New Zealand. As an Air Force lieutenant, I was sent to Fort Benning, Georgia, and trained to be an Army Infantry officer. During the patrolling phase of training, we learned how to set up an ambush and stop the enemy cold as they walked past. We also learned that the enemy ...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Australia, Scotland, Afghanistan, Pennsylvania, United States, New Zealand, Muslim, Air Force, US Army, Christchurch, Nz, Kiwi, Laura, Virginia Tech

Who Spawned the Christchurch Killer?

Opinion Who Spawned the Christchurch Killer? USA – -(Ammoland.com)- Last Friday, in Christchurch, New Zealand, one of the more civilized places on earth, a 28-year-old Australian, turned on his cellphone camera and set out to livestream his massacre of as many innocent Muslim worshippers as he could kill. Using a semi-automatic rifle, he murdered more than 40 men, women and children at one mosque, drove three miles to another, and there killed seven more. Dozens are still wounded, suffering ...
Tags: New York, Guns, America, Chicago, United States, Kansas City, Donald Trump, Charlottesville, Christchurch, Nz, Pittsburgh, Eastern Europe, Forbes, Trump, Charleston, San Bernardino

On the Visual Thesaurus: A review of Dreyers English

My March column for the Visual Thesaurus is something a little different: a review of Dreyer’s English: An Utterly Correct Guide to Clarity and Style, by Benjamin Dreyer. Dreyer is managing editor and copy chief at Random House, and a witty dispenser of advice and stories. (If you’re not following him on Twitter, you should be.) The book was a joy to read and great fun to review. Good news for all my stingy thrifty readers: There’s no paywall on this column, so dive right in (and share). T...
Tags: Books, Style, Punctuation, United States, Oxford, Linguistics, Random House, Dreyer, Shirley Jackson, Nancy Friedman, Visual Thesaurus, Benjamin Dreyer, Benjamin Dreyer Dreyer, Elizabeth Strout Michael Chabon

10 novels that brilliantly capture the American experience

Literature expands our ability to feel empathy and inspires compassion.These 10 novels tackle some facet of the American experience. The list includes a fictional retelling of the first Native American to graduate from Harvard, and hiding out in inner-city Newark.We call it "getting lost" in a novel, but what we find there is often more impactful than any nonfiction work can offer. Literature makes us more empathic and intelligent. Storytelling is how we bond, as tribes and a planet. A powerful...
Tags: Books, New York, Arts, Entertainment, New York City, America, History, Empathy, Harvard, Culture, United States, Innovation, Literature, Philip Roth, Newark, Seattle

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

David Giles Announces Republican Candidacy for Congress

David Giles Announces Republican Candidacy for Congress Arizona – -(AmmoLand.com)- Hi, I am Dave Giles. I am a conservative Republican running for Congress in Arizona’s Ninth District. I know that the people of Arizona will be better served if their representatives in Congress follow our Constitution when making any decisions. Second Amendment I am a Life Member of the NRA and support the second amendment. It is the Founding Fathers way of protecting our other rights under the Constitution. W...
Tags: Guns, Congress, America, Dave, United States, Arizona, US Congress, Nra, Gun Rights News, Ninth District, David Giles, Dave Giles, Congress Arizona AmmoLand, Arizona Concealed Carry Weapons

Women Take The Lead in Preserving Our Shooting Sports Heritage

Opinion Attend a Shoot Like A Girl Clinic USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Guess what? Women are still shopping for and buying guns across the United States, and they may not be the type of women you think. This growing demographic remains vital to the preservation of our shooting sports heritage. Don’t be fooled by the mainstream media who highlights women groups proclaiming they are for gun safety, but in reality, they are anti-gun, as the majority voice for all women; from my experience, it couldn...
Tags: Usa, Hollywood, Guns, America, United States, National Shooting Sports Foundation, NSSF, Karen Butler, Gun Rights News, Shoot Like A Girl, Karen Butler Karen Butler

New Zealand Fallout: Gun Groups Say ‘2A Not Negotiable’

Opinion A police officer armed with a rifle stands watch at the scene of a mosque shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand. (Screen snip, YouTube, CBC) USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- Two national gun rights organizations headquartered in the Pacific Northwest came out swinging in the hours after worldwide attention turned to the mosque massacre in New Zealand, warning gun prohibition lobbying groups in the United States against trying to exploit the tragedy. In a joint announcement, the Citizens Commit...
Tags: Guns, United States, South Dakota, New Zealand, Associated Press, Pacific Northwest, Christchurch, Colorado Springs, Nra, National Rifle Association, First Baptist Church, Gottlieb, Dave Workman, New Life Church, Alan Gottlieb, Jeanne Assam

New Zealand Mass Murderer’s Primary Goals: Gun Control in the United States

Opinion New Zealand Mass Murderer's Primary Goals: Gun Control in the United States Arizona -(Ammoland.com)- -The mass murderer in New Zealand was not an ordinary active shooter. He is a political terrorist who is working to advance a political agenda. One of his primary goals is to further gun control in the United States. His manifesto clearly states that goal. From The Great Replacement: Finally, to create conflict between the two ideologies within the United States on the ownership of fi...
Tags: Europe, England, Guns, China, Germany, US, Department Of Defense, United States, Terrorism, Arizona, New Zealand, Muslim, Gun Control, Donald Trump, United, Muslims

The future of borders in the Middle East

The collapse of Arab regional order during the 2011 uprisings provided a chance to reconsider the Middle East’s famously misshapen states. Most rebels sought to control the central government, not to break away from it. Separatist, in contrast, unilaterally sought territorial autonomy or outright secession. They took advantage of the breakdown of security services to set up their own peripheral enclaves. In the last eight years, separatists have served as foot soldiers in the coalition that defe...
Tags: Books, Politics, Isis, Featured, Iraq, Russia, US, Syria, United States, Middle East, United Arab Emirates, Moscow, Libya, Benghazi, Assad, Yemen

The case for citizenship for US immigrants serving in the military

The United States has a long history of immigrant military service. Immigrants who serve in the armed forces during declared hostilities, including the period after 11 September 2001, are eligible for expedited naturalization. However, those who naturalized through military service since 24 November 2003 are vulnerable to potential revocation of their US citizenship. This presents unique and unacceptable risks for non-citizens who volunteer to serve in the United States military beyond the alrea...
Tags: Books, Politics, Featured, US, Military, United States, United States Military, Citizenship, Illegal Immigrants, US Army, Immigrant, Social Sciences, Michael J Sullivan, Earned Citizenship, Immigration Law Violations, Presidio of Monterey Public Domain

When a river is dammed, is it damned forever?

Since the dawn of advanced civilizations, humanity has sought to manage the flow of rivers. Protection from floods, water for drinking and irrigating crops, and extraction of resources like food and energy are among the most popular reasons for building dams. Early successes in controlling the flow of rivers for society’s benefit led to more construction, reaching the point that in Europe and North America today most prime locations for placing dams have been taken. Additionally, many large rive...
Tags: Europe, Books, Featured, Biology, United States, Journals, North America, Dams, U S Geological Survey, Lake Mills, BioScience, Jeff Duda, Science & Medicine, Earth & Life Sciences, Public Policy, Biosciences

Maduro Must Go

Opinion Maduro Must Go USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- There is one simple answer to the humanitarian disaster in Venezuela: The dictator Nicolás Maduro and his corrupt, violent, repressive regime must go. It is vital that the United States government understands that when it embraced the opposition leader, Juan Guaido, it set the full prestige of the United States behind the new reform effort and against the Cuban-Russian-Chinese-Iranian backed Maduro dictatorship. Venezuela is part of the immediate...
Tags: Usa, Guns, Putin, Washington, China, Russia, America, Ukraine, United States, Crimea, Venezuela, Republican Party, Nicolás Maduro, Panama, Newt Gingrich, Trump

NZ shooter promoting gun control

From the New Zealand lunatic’s manifesto: I chose firearms for the affect it would have on social discourse, the extra media coverage they would provide and the affect it could have on the politics of United states and thereby the political situation of the world. The US is torn into many factions by its second amendment, along state, social, cultural and, most importantly, racial lines. With enough pressure the left wing within the United states will seek to abolish the second amendment, and th...
Tags: Guns, Uncategorized, US, United States, New Zealand, United, Nz

Preet Bharara: ‘I didn’t call Trump back and it’s one of the best decisions I ever made'

Fired by the president, the former US attorney has written his first book. He talks about if and when Trump will face justice – and why he fears for his own safetyPreet Bharara is used to dealing with bullies. When he was the US attorney for the southern district of New York, the premier law enforcement body in America, his office prosecuted Osama bin Laden’s son-in-law, Crips and Bloods gang leaders and mafia bosses. For going after the infamous arms dealer Viktor Bout he was banned from Russia...
Tags: Books, New York, Osama Bin Laden, Russia, US, America, Joe Biden, US news, Culture, United States, US politics, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Madrid, Donald Trump, Viktor Bout, Trump

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