Second Amendment

Constitutional Carry

My birthday is August 1st, however my birthday wish will not come true until September 1st, when "Constitutional Carry" is no longer against the law in Texas. I plan to wear my shoulder holster every day after that without fail. What IS "Constitutional Carry"? It is...

Learning to shoot like an expert

In 1982 I was working for Commonwealth Edison, the electric utility for northern Illinois. They sent me to Pennsylvania for eighteen months to work on my first major project: helping to build a nuclear control room simulator. My apartment had something new. Cable...

Gun coaching – learning to shoot

For anyone interested in learning about guns, or improving their accuracy, I am happy to help you. I have 35 years of shooting experience, and I was trained by the very best. I would gladly share what I've been taught over the years. I AM NOT A CERTIFIED INSTRUCTOR! I...

McDonald vs Chicago

I am sorely tempted to send Chicago's Mayor Daley a sympathy card. I'm sure he's crying about the latest Supreme Court decision, which bluntly asserts that Chicago's anti-gun laws violate the Second Amendment, and the rights of all Chicagoans. (I hope he cries enough...

Conference on the Arms Trade Treaty

I try to keep my ear to the ground, and my finger on the pulse of the people, but I didn't know about the Conference on the Arms Trade Treaty until just recently. If you are a defender of individual rights (and by logical inclusion, a defender of the Second Amendment)...

Second Amendment under attack – and being defended!

While I was recovering from my health issues, the Austin gun show was closed down by the federal Alcohol, Tobacco, and Firearms agency working together with the Austin city police. I have attended that gun show many times in the past, and it has always been well...