This question is pondered just about as much as “How much ammunition should I store?“. Over the past several years I have changed my mind on this and much of that changing I directly attribute to readers who have disagreed with me. I listened to other peoples opinions and came to the conclusion that the number I had determined was a good one wasn’t.
We are talking about survival and preparedness guns. Guns that are
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Things to ponder from the pen of General Petraeus:
“1-53. Weapons are especially important. In some parts of the world, lack of access to weapons may forestall insurgencies. Unfortunately, there is widespread availability of weapons in many areas, with especially large surpluses in the most violent regions of the world. … Insurgents can obtain weapons through legal or illegal purchases or from foreign sources. A common tactic is to
Continue reading Rourke and The Panhandle Rancher speaks….
Upon the Ballot Box hangs our future well being and prosperity.
I write this in the aftermath of the recent brave action by the Sergeant of Arms of the Canadian Parliament, whom having heard the sound of gunfire, charged valiantly into battle – and prevailed; and here in the United States, following yet another tragic school shooting. I fear either or both of
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Read the full article HERE. A US District Court Judge ruled that Maryland’s restrictive guns laws enacted last year do not violate the states citizens Second Amendment rights.
In summary the Judge stated that “The Act substantially serves the government’s interest in protecting public safety, and it does so without significantly burdening what the Supreme Court has now explained is the core Second Amendment right of ‘law-abiding, responsible citizens to use arms in defense of
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It is amazing some of the things that both President Obama AND his wife have said and the mainstream media give them a complete pass. If a Republican had stated that they believed that some rights could just be thrown to the side when the timing seemed right the news would be all over it.
In todays world a politician on the Left side of an issue can say most anything and get away with
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On February 12, 2014 the Clarion Ledger reported that the Mississippi House “passed a trio of gun-rights bills — one to prevent local governments from buying guns to destroy them, another to make clear local governments can’t seize guns during states of emergency or martial law and one clarifying state gun laws preempt local ordinances.“
This is evidence that who is elected locally and in state elections matter. We need to continue to
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Yesterday there was another terrible shooting involving multiple victims in a public place. Three people dead including the shooter at a mall in Maryland. On January 9th a student was shot in a high school in Tennessee. On January 13th a 71 year old ex-cop shot a man for texting in a movie theater. The next day a student at a Middle School shot two of his classmates with a shotgun. On the same day
Continue reading Gun control efforts are not over
Many of you may have heard about the man in Washington, DC that is now facing upwards of 2 years in prison for possessing unregistered ammunition and casings. This is a travesty that should have all American’s in an uproar as his Constitutional rights are trampled and disregarded.
Here is basically what happened via WashingtonTimes.com:
The police banged on the front door of Mr. Witaschek’s Georgetown home at 8:20 p.m. on July 7, 2012,
Continue reading More evidence our rights are disintegrating……..
Below is a video where law enforcement responds to a call concerned several armed guys standing in an intersection. Compared to the recent video posted here on ModernSurvivalOnline.com – this situation certainly went totally different.
There is a lot to be upset with our government today. Pathetic policies, ridiculous spending habits, and a flat-out failure to hold true to the spirit of our Founding Fathers and the Constitution. I have been pretty vocal lately about politics and what I consider to be an agenda by the far left Progressive movement to fundamentally change this country. I am not nearly finished.
Regardless – there are a few Congressman that
Continue reading Government out of control……contact your Congressman!
Knowledge is Power!
Editor At Large
In today’s world knowledge is power. Too many people get all of what they think they know by watching the TV news, listening to the radio or reading the news papers. The TV, radio and news papers slant what they want you to know by what the editor and/or owners believe in. This way they can slant the American
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John Gault …somewhere in Georgia
As of this writing -Gun Control- is all the rage. Some states are passing ever-more restrictive anti-gun measures while other states are debating expanding the rights of gun owners. The Senate’s gun bill is working it’s way towards a vote, sans the -Assault Weapons Ban- which was pulled because it couldn’t get the 60 votes needed to overcome a
Continue reading Gault speaks…..Ramblings from the Homestead – Gun Control
SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com Editor at Large servantheart sent me a link to an article describing a program in New York State which urges citizens to inform on fellow citizens whom they believe may be in violation of the anti-Second Amendment SAFE Act legislation. Those that inform on their neighbor (or friends and family) could net themselves $500 cash reward.
If you possess what the state considers an assault weapon and you fail
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John Gault sent this to me…..I love it.
SeasonedCitizenPrepper.com Editor-at-Large, John from Iowa provided this fantastic link to a website where you can easily contact your local Congressman and voice your opinion on NO MORE GUN CONTROL!!
Here is the site: http://www.ruger.com/micros/advocacy/takeAction.html
If you care about the future of our gun freedoms and our ability to defend ourselves and our families – please contact your Congressman and tell them NOT to support ANY gun control measures that cross their desk.
Continue reading Speak out against gun control……..
As many of us search the Internet as well as our local stores for ammunition and magazines for our firearms, some of the prices being seen are very frustrating. Let me state for the record that I not only expect – but I support a 20% or so price increase by my local gun shop on ammunition, magazines, and high-demand firearms.
They sell products to make money to pay themselves and their employee’s. Profit
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From Rourke: Please read the entire article. This article shows a plausible list of steps that MAY take place to end the ability for us – all of us – to defend ourselves and our families.
My 5-step plan to ban guns in the US within 10 years
I currently provide consulting services to major global corporations. One effective way to do battle with a competitor is to
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NY Democrat: Please Don’t Release That Document Showing We Actually Do Want to Confiscate Guns (Video)
This article can be seen in its original form at http://www.menrec.com/2013/01/democrat-releasing-that-document.html.
Late last night, New York Assemblyman Steve McLaughlin, one of the few Republicans with a strong enough spine to stand up to the new gun legislation, released the following statement on his Facebook page.
Here it is. This is the video where
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Well – your President signed 23 Executive Orders on Wednesday in response to several recent mass shootings. Many gun owners all over the country are breathing a giant sigh of relief in that the President did not reclassify commonly owned semi-automatic firearms as Class 3. He did not institute a 50% tax on ammunition. He did not do many of the things which people have feared he would.
Well, we are all
Continue reading A few thoughts on continued gun control efforts…..
“SHOOT HIM AGAIN, SHOOT HIM”
And through the blur of a panicked moment, with an intruder breaking down doors, two fear stricken young children, heart racing, adrenalin seizing control of reaction, the flash of gunfire, the noise and the smoke, Melinda Herman did shoot him again, and again, and again…. Hitting the intruder (Paul Slater) five out of the six shots she fired from her 38. revolver. That’s gun control we can believe in.
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Patriot Dawn: The Resistance Rises – a new book written by popular author Max Velocity. I am really looking forward to adding this new book of fiction to my Kindle and reading it.
Here is the book synopsis courtesy of Amazon-
The United States has descended into Civil War. The storm was rising for some time, a Resistance in the hearts of American Patriots to the strangulation of liberty by creeping authoritarianism. The scene
Continue reading Max Velocity: A new book…and an interview
I am not sure how long these video’s will be up – as long as they are – watch them here. I can’t stand Morgan and enjoyed his berating. Problem is – no doubt most will look at Alex as the bad guy with his rantings – regardless that he makes some good points.
Continue reading Must see video…….Alex Jones versus Peirs Morgan
I live in South Carolina and have visited several gun shops as well as stores that carry firearms and ammunition. All are pretty much the same – no semi-automatic firearms (centerfire or rimfire), no magazines, and several calibers of ammunition virtually absent.
Don’t see this anymore.
With the threat of a new Assault Weapons Ban just over the horizon, there has been a massive rush on guns, magazines and ammunition – specifically AK’s, AR’s
Continue reading Been to a gun shop lately?
I grew up watching Chuck Woolery on TV – love the fact that he is one of the rare pro-2nd Amendment celebrities out there.