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on May 4, 2017 in Gun Page World News

Concealed Carry Permit Holder Shots, Kills ‘Active Shooter’

by AWR Hawkins On Wednesday night a concealed carry permit holder shot and killed an alleged “active shooter” at Zona Caliente Sports Bar in Arlington, Texas. The incident occurred around 6:15 pm. WFAA reported, “A man opened fire at the Zona Caliente Sports Bar… but police say a customer with a gun of his own put a stop to it.”  The man reported to police as an “active shooter” was 48-year-old James Jones. He allegedly walked into Zona Caliente, began arguing with the manager — 37-year-old Cesar Perez — and then pulled out a gun and killed Perez. At that moment...

by AWR Hawkins On Wednesday night a concealed carry permit holder shot and killed an alleged “active shooter” at Zona Caliente Sports Bar in Arlington, Texas. The incident occurred around 6:15 pm. WFAA reported, “A man opened fire at the Zona...

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on May 1, 2017 in Gun Page World News

Gun-Controlled Chicago: Thieves Break Into Car of Top Cop

by AWR Hawkins Over the weekend the SUV in which Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson travels was broken into and the contents tossed about. Johnson lives in the Bridgeport area and other nearby cars were also targeted. According to NBC News, “The vehicle’s interior was found in disarray on Saturday morning when officers went to… [Johnson’s home] to pick him up.” The vehicle was unmarked so Chicago Police do not believe it was not targeted. The Chicago Tribune quoted Chicago Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi saying “items from the glove box had been tossed about, but no weapons or confidential materials or valuables were inside...

by AWR Hawkins Over the weekend the SUV in which Chicago Police Superintendent Eddie Johnson travels was broken into and the contents tossed about. Johnson lives in the Bridgeport area and other nearby cars were also targeted. According to...

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on April 27, 2017 in Gun Page World News

Gun Ownership, Shooting Classes Surge Among Black Women

by AWR Hawkins Black women are flocking to firearm classes in cities like Atlanta, Cincinnati, Dallas, and Savannah, learning to shoot and use guns for self-defense. The classes are specifically geared toward the women, bearing names like “Trigger Happy Firearm Instruction,” “Brown Girls Project,” and “Black Woman’s Defense League,” among others. All are designed to teach black women how to properly use a firearm and to carry it in a way that it is accessible and ready if needed for self-defense. The Guardian reports that domestic violence–being able to stop and survive such violence–is one of the big motivators for this...

by AWR Hawkins Black women are flocking to firearm classes in cities like Atlanta, Cincinnati, Dallas, and Savannah, learning to shoot and use guns for self-defense. The classes are specifically geared toward the women, bearing names like “Trigger Happy...

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on April 27, 2017 in Gun Page World News

Gun-Controlled Chicago: Over 1,000 Shooting Victims This Year

by AWR Hawkins Gun-controlled Chicago already has yielded more than 1,000 shooting victims as of April 27 of this year alone. The pace of shootings shows Chicago is on track to have another year of nearly 4,400 shooting victims, which is the number of victims the city witnessed last year. According to the Chicago Tribune, the violence on April 25 was so bad that “two people were killed and five others were wounded over a single hour.” That hour was indicative of the kind of violence that has been erupting in Chicago throughout 2017. Breitbart News reported that 29...

by AWR Hawkins Gun-controlled Chicago already has yielded more than 1,000 shooting victims as of April 27 of this year alone. The pace of shootings shows Chicago is on track to have another year of nearly 4,400 shooting victims,...

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on April 26, 2017 in Gun Page World News

NYT Editorial Board Member Attacks NRA for Having Guns in Its Gun Museum

Op-ed paints gun owners as wannabe thrill killers inspired by John Wayne BY: Stephen GutowskiFollow @@StephenGutowski The New York Times ran an op-ed Monday attacking the National Rifle Association’s National Firearms Museum and gun owners. Editorial board member Francis X. Clines wrote in the piece that the Fairfax, Virginia gun museum, which features firearms from every era of American history, represents the worst of America. In particular, Clines was troubled by a display detailing gun use in Hollywood movies. “There are thousands of ingenious, gleaming rifles and handguns in displays about America’s gun-rich history of colonialism, immigration, expansionism and vigilante justice,” Clines...

Op-ed paints gun owners as wannabe thrill killers inspired by John Wayne BY: Stephen GutowskiFollow @@StephenGutowski The New York Times ran an op-ed Monday attacking the National Rifle Association’s National Firearms Museum and gun owners. Editorial board member Francis...

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on April 26, 2017 in Gun Page World News

This Guy Tried To Rob A 7/11 But Was Confronted By A Female Clerk With A Gun. It Didn’t End Well For Him.

By: Aaron Bandler A man attempted to rob a convenience store on Monday, but he encountered something he was not expecting: a clerk armed with a gun. It didn’t end well for the would-be robber. The suspect, who has been identified as 30-year-old Derrell Mayes, approached the clerk, an unidentified 35-year-old female who was taking a smoking break outside of a St. Louis 7/11 at 3:50 in the morning on Monday. Mayes tried to rob the clerk with his firearm, but the clerk brandished hers in response. The two fired at each other – with a total of 9 to 10 shots fired...

By: Aaron Bandler A man attempted to rob a convenience store on Monday, but he encountered something he was not expecting: a clerk armed with a gun. It didn’t end well for the would-be robber. The suspect, who has been identified...

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on April 26, 2017 in Gun Page World News

Dem Lawmakers Target Stand Your Ground Law in North Carolina

By John Falkenberg Democrat lawmakers are taking aim at second amendment rights in the state of North Carolina. The current “stand your ground” laws in the Tar Heel State, which permits law-abiding citizens to defend themselves if potential criminals invade their car, home, or workplace, are in danger. House Bill 723, also known as the Gun Safety Act, would eliminate the vehicle and workplace provisions that protect gun owners in state law, and limit that to just the home, according to WNCT. State Reps. Verla Insko and Pricey Harrison — both Democrats, of course — introduced the bill on April...

By John Falkenberg Democrat lawmakers are taking aim at second amendment rights in the state of North Carolina. The current “stand your ground” laws in the Tar Heel State, which permits law-abiding citizens to defend themselves if potential criminals invade...

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on April 19, 2017 in Gun Page World News

SC Governor: The Second Amendment Is Your Concealed Carry Permit

by AWR Hawkins South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster (R) says a House Bill to eliminate a concealed carry permit requirement is “constitutional,” and he “will sign it if it reaches his desk.” On April 6, Breitbart News reported that the South Carolina House passed permitless carry legislation sponsored by state Rep. Mike Pitts (R-14). That legislation, which would abolish the need for concealed carry permits, is now with the Senate. Pitts’ bill would recognize South Carolinians’ right to carry a handgun openly or concealed without a permit for self-defense. The Post and Courier quoted Pitts saying, “This bill is a very simple bill. It means,...

by AWR Hawkins South Carolina Gov. Henry McMaster (R) says a House Bill to eliminate a concealed carry permit requirement is “constitutional,” and he “will sign it if it reaches his desk.” On April 6, Breitbart News reported that the...

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on April 18, 2017 in Gun Page World News

Republican State Sen. Pushing Gun Confiscation Law in Oregon

by AWR Hawkins Oregon state Sen. Brian Boquist (R-Dallas) is pushing a confiscation bill that would broaden the number of prohibited gun purchasers as well as require certain individuals “to hand over any guns in their possession.” Boquist’s stepson was a Navy Veteran who committed suicide annd he is now pushing gun control for other Oregon residents.  According to Oregon Live, Boquist’s bill “would enable immediate family members to obtain a court order to prevent a person showing signs of wanting to commit suicide or hurt others from obtaining a gun for a year.” It would also require the...

by AWR Hawkins Oregon state Sen. Brian Boquist (R-Dallas) is pushing a confiscation bill that would broaden the number of prohibited gun purchasers as well as require certain individuals “to hand over any guns in their possession.” Boquist’s stepson...

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on April 14, 2017 in Gun Page World News

President Trump Quietly Rolling Back Obama-Era Gun Controls

by AWR Hawkins While rolling back onerous Obama-era environmental and business regulations, President Donald Trump has also been quietly dropping gun controls which were either put in place or at least prolonged by the Obama administration. On February 28 Breitbart News reported that Trump signed the repeal of Obama’s Social Security gun ban;  a ban which empowered the Social Security administration to strip away the Second Amendment rights of Social Security beneficiaries without due process. Days later, Trump’s Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke squashed Obama’s lead ammunition ban for federal lands and waters. According to McClatchy, Trump’s administration has been quietly...

by AWR Hawkins While rolling back onerous Obama-era environmental and business regulations, President Donald Trump has also been quietly dropping gun controls which were either put in place or at least prolonged by the Obama administration. On February 28 Breitbart...

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