Justice Amy Coney Barrett has been sworn in...now we wait. From the moment Donald Trump announced his nominee for U.S. Supreme Court, Amy Coney Barrett, the Second Amendment community has been scouring her record on gun rights--and the National Shooting Sports Foundation (NSSF) is optimistic. Now that she has been sworn in, America's gun owners can (hopefully) look forward to … [Read more...] about Supreme Court Justice Amy Coney Barrett: New 2A Champion?
The 2020 presidential election just got even more interesting with the revelation that out of the 20 million guns sold this year alone, the largest and fastest-growing demographic of new gun owners is...drumroll please...registered Democrats. This information comes from a Rasmussen poll via our friends at the Citizens Committee for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms (CCRKBA). The … [Read more...] about Registered Democrats Fastest-Growing Segment of New Gun Owners
Here's a thorny question about rights, responsibilities, and rehabilitation. We recently learned that the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) has joined in an amicus brief on a very interesting case making its way to the U.S. Supreme Court. At its heart, one of the thorniest questions in gun rights: Should non-violent felons lose their Second Amendment right to keep and bear … [Read more...] about Should Non-Violent Felons Lose Second Amendment Rights?
Massad Ayoob, one of the greatest living firearms trainers and voices in defense of the Second Amendment, is the new president of the Second Amendment Foundation. Succeeding the late Joseph Tartaro, Ayoob brings a lifelong passion for the Right to Keep and Bear Arms to the prestigious position. As the author of one of the seminal works on self-defense, In the Gravest Extreme, … [Read more...] about Massad Ayoob: New Second Amendment Foundation President “In the Gravest Extreme”
Last week, our friends at the Second Amendment Foundation (SAF) issued an important invitation to gun rights activists nationwide: To make their voices heard at the 2020 virtual Gun Rights Policy Conference (GRPC). American gun-rights activists RSVP'd "YES" by the hundreds of thousands, absolutely shattering all previous GRPC attendance records. “It was the biggest gathering of … [Read more...] about Second Amendment Foundation: Gun Rights Policy Conference a Record-Setter!