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Guns Against Goons (Plus … )

The founder and editor of GunsSaveLives declares that one of the reasons he carries is in order to spare himself the fate that befell two young brothers at the hands of passing gangsters, as they waited for a train at … Continue reading

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Your Home: The Government’s Castle

Marvin Louis Guy (49), pictured below, defended his home against the wrong criminal. Now he could die. Didn’t Mr. Guy know that when an intruder, who happens to be a police detective, breaks into your home in the wee hours … Continue reading

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As Clear As Claire

On her inimitable, eponymous  blog—for “Living Freedom” is synonymous with “Claire Wolfe”— the lady speaks further to the ins and outs of “selling out.” In her September 10th entry, Claire alludes to the merger of JPFO with the Second Amendment Foundation, … Continue reading

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Unequal Under The Law

The case of Ray Rice, the Baltimore Ravens running back who was suspended for assaulting his wife, is of no particular interest—other than that it instantiates what a society of busybodies we inhabit. What is of interest is the case’s connection … Continue reading

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Police In Arms Race Against The Public. Really?

Just as you think statists have run out of arguments for increasing the government and shrinking the individual, they get creative, offering up a reason and an excuse for “the militarization of the police in the first place.” Liberals are … Continue reading

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Brother ‘Noir’ Sheds Light With An AR-15

Yes, he’s with the NRA, but Brother “Noir” still manages to shed light where others shed only darkness. Mr. Colion Noir has provided a much-needed antidote to the kind of anti-Second Amendment treason preached from the CNN perch. You Know … Continue reading

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Bloodsuckers Sock It To Innocent Mom

She draws blood for a living, but—it goes without saying—she’s nothing like the bloodsuckers who sit in judgement of her. The update on the legal position of Shaneen Allen comes courtesy of Philly.com. Recall, the 27-year-old phlebotomist, mother of two, … Continue reading

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Las Vegas Anti-Gun Policy: Kill And Cover

BY WILLIAM B. SCOTT On July 10, 2010, Erik B. Scott, a 1994 U.S. Military Academy at West Point graduate with an MBA from Duke University, was shot to death by three Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (“Metro”) officers in … Continue reading

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UPDATED: What Media That Matters Are Saying (The Other Side)

Being new at Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership, and having been thrown in at the deep end, in as much as I’ve arrived on the scene in the midst of organizational upheaval—it is instructive to see what freedom … Continue reading

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You Can Tell We Are All Jews

It is no laughing matter when the organic continuity of a magnificent organization like “Jews for the Preservation of Firearms Ownership” is in jeopardy for whatever reason. I’ve read most of the opinions offered by fellow JPFOers. Still, as the … Continue reading

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