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May/June Issue

Handguns, Becoming a Firearms Instructor, Yoga for Self-Defense  … Read More...

Ruger American Pistol, built for duty, competition, and personal protection. This is the 9mm version; it is also offered in .45 ACP.

Ruger American Pistol Earns High Marks for Multiple Uses

By Scott Smith Sturm Ruger is one of the true giants in the firearms industry. In the nineties and early years of the 21st century, Ruger seemed to be in a slump. … Read More...

Practice quickly addressing targets at moderate range and you will be prepared for home defense problems.

The Rifle for Home Defense

By Bob Campbell, Contributing Editor   When considering a firearm for home defense there are three choices, the handgun, the rifle and the shotgun. There … Read More...


Women’s Guide Terrific for New Shooters

By Roger Lanny, Contributing Editor   The Handgun Guide for Women; Shoot Straight, Shoot Safe, and Carry Options, book by Tara Dixon Engel, ISBN … Read More...


Improvements include updating a covered firing line for better safety and ventilation.

Camp Perry Sets Big Improvement In 2016 For National Match Shooters

By Ashley Brugnone CMP Writer   “This is the planning time right now—planning for projects and making sure that … Read More...

Ounce for ounce the Beretta 84 is a lot of gun.

Beretta’s Perfect Pistol

By Bob Campbell, Contributing Editor   There are certain handguns that have great appeal based on size, weight, … Read More...


Peggy T Crop

From the Editor

I usually have a file of ideas for columns, many of which are not-starters and some of which get overtaken by current events. Others seem like a good concept, but a couple paragraphs in I realize there isn’t a whole column in the notion. So this is my version of spring cleaning (my real-life version […]

Karen L. MacNutt

Legally Speaking- Karen L. MacNutt

Jamie Caetano v. Commonwealth Of Massachusetts


Making A Difference- Genie Jennings

To Join…or Not To Join: Do you need a national organization to form a shooting club?