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James Madison: How the States Can Block Federal Gun Control

What do we do when the federal government simply ignores the Second Amendment and acts in ways that infringe on our right to keep and bear arms? Well, James Madison laid out a blueprint in Federalist 46 before the Constitution was even ratified. Continue reading

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Despite Deadline, Protesters Will Not Comply With SAFE Act

Rather than make the public safer, opponents contend the law’s main accomplishment has been to create a new classification of criminals — individuals who out of conscience refuse to register their assault weapons because they believe the law overstepped their Second Amendment right to bear arms. Continue reading

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New York Gun Owners Resist Registry; Thousands Refuse to Join Cuomo’s Gun Round-Up Prep

County sheriffs and rank-and-file state troopers have related that they will not take affirmative action to enforce the SAFE Act except when it is an add-on or pile-on charge to a crime in commission. Continue reading

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The Politics and Lies Behind the New York SAFE Act

Gun control is not crime control and never will be. That’s because most crime isn’t committed with a gun. In fact, the number of deaths due to any kind of rifle is shockingly small. Learn the truth from the myths regarding violence and death using FBI statistics. And learn why New York’s politicians insist on lying to you. Continue reading

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NYC Gun Confiscation Notice Will Send Chills Down Your Spine

New York City has reportedly started sending out confiscation notices ordering gun owners to “immediately surrender” rifles and/or shotguns capable of holding more than five rounds of ammunition. Continue reading

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Gun Control, the Jews, and the Third Reich

It is far too facile to dismiss any comparison between the rise of Hitler and a threat from analogous policies in a viable democracy. As scholar Stephen P. Halbrook notes, historians have failed to see gun-control policies as the prelude to the rise of tyranny, even in Nazi Germany. Continue reading

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Guns and Gaslighting

You’re being told that civilians have no need for an AR-15 or 30-round magazines, yet the people who seek to ban them are routinely protected by the same weapons with the same high-capacity magazines, along with their families. Continue reading

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The People Speak: Sarah Merkle

Fifteen-year-old Sarah Merkle from Maryland brings some much-needed commonsense and perspective to the gun control debate. Watch the video of her presentation to lawmakers. Continue reading

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A Form of Gun Confiscation Has Reportedly Begun in New York State — Here’s the Justification Being Used

We warned some time back that stealth prohibition and confiscation of firearms would likely take place via massive new taxes on gun purchases; new regulations to non-retail sales and purchases; and by profiling individuals as dangers to themselves and/or the community. It would appear the latter is now in play. Continue reading

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New York Counties Massing for Legislative Challenge to Governor’s Ill-Fated NY SAFE Act

After Governor Andrew Cuomo rammed through his firearms SAFE ACT in January,  New York’s county legislatures are taking up the cause and pushing back, citing that the measure was poorly drafted and over-reaching. 33 counties have signaled their opposition to … Continue reading

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