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From the Editor – January/February 2017

As a crime was unfolding at Ohio State University in late November, an "active shooter" alert went out to students. There was plenty of reason for the alert as a student plowed his car into groups of students and then emerged from his vehicle wielding what has been described as a "butcher’s knife," slashing at anyone he came in … Read More...

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New Handguns Coming at 2017 SHOT Show January/February 2017

By Dave Workman, Contributing Editor The annual Shooting, Hunting and Outdoor Trade (SHOT) Show is the world’s largest exhibition of firearms, ammunition and … Read More...

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Gunsite: 40 Years Strong January/February 2017

By Diane Walls, Contributing Editor As referenced in my article reviewing the Nighthawk Ladyhawk, 2016 is the year that my husband, Tom, and I made acquaintance … Read More...

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College Shooting Sports from a Coach’s Perspective – January/February 2017

College Shooting Sports from a Coach’s Perspective By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer For some juniors, moving their shooting careers from high school into college is … Read More...

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Dad and Daughter Take on First M16 Match at 2016 Western CMP Games January/February 2017

Dad and Daughter Take on First M16 Match at 2016 Western CMP Games By Ashley Brugnone, CMP Writer Like … Read More...

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Coach Guns – An Old Shotgun Design Suitable for Home Defense January/February 2017

By Bob Campbell, Contributing Editor The shotgun is a great home defense tool. The shotgun is aimed primarily by feel … Read More...

COLUMNISTS

The Honor Guard 9mm is a well-designed and executed 9mm handgun.

Honor Defense Honor Guard 9mm Is Quality Self-Defense Choice January/February 2017

By Bob Campbell, Contributing Editor   With modern handgun quality there are quite a few choices for every niche. Most often the various pistols are individual enough an interested shooter is able to make an intelligent choice geared toward their personal ability. Seldom does a single pistol in the class stand head and shoulders above […]

Missouri Student Wins SCTP Title, Browning Scholarship

Missouri Student Wins SCTP Title, Browning Scholarship The 2016 Scholastic Clay Target Program’s (SCTP) National team Championships at the Cardinal Shooting Center in Marengo, OH, July 9-16 attracted nearly 3,000 young shooters from across the nation. When all the coaches, parents and supporters are added in, the number swells to some 10,000 people assembled to […]

(Boston,MA 07/23/16) Attendees hold signs  on Saturday,July 23, 2016 at statehouse rally in opposition to the recent actions of attorney general Maura Healy. Staff photo by Patrick Whittemore.

Massachusetts Gunowners Protest AG’s ‘Copycat’ Gun Ban

By Joseph P. Tartaro, SAF President Hundreds—maybe thousands—of gun rights activists lined Boston’s Beacon Street in front of the State House on the morning of July 30 to denounce Attorney General Maura Healey’s recent restriction on “copycat” assault rifles. The number of gunowners who turned out to protest the non-legislative change in what they believed […]