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The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) released a finalized rule Thursday to end discrimination by financial service providers against the firearms industry and more. The rule will “ensure fair access to banking services provided by large national banks, federal savings associations, and federal branches and agencies of foreign bank …

Article first appeared on Ammoland.com U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- A shooter’s choices when selecting a semi-automatic sporting shotgun are vast. The market is teeming with options of all varieties. Some brands focus on luxury, charging premium prices, and providing beautifully crafted firearms. Others focus on providing more affordable firearms that still attain high …

Article first appeared on Ammoland.com New Jersey – -(AmmoLand.com)- Media and law enforcement reports have been circulating about supposed “armed protests” upcoming in Trenton. ANJRPC does not support, condone, sponsor or advocate any type of armed protest in NJ. Association of New Jersey Rifle and Pistol Clubs warns law-abiding gun owners NOT to …

Article first appeared on Ammoland.com U.S.A. –-(AmmoLand.com)- There are few Governors who unabashedly support the exercise of Second Amendment rights at protests inside their own state Capitol buildings. Governor Pete Ricketts of Nebraska is one of them. On 12 January 2021, Governor Pete Ricketts gave a press conference about how the Covid19 protective measures. …

The Hartford Courant reported on Jan. 12 that, “Gun manufacturer Colt, an American legend and Connecticut fixture for nearly 175 years, could come under European ownership in a deal being negotiated with a Czech firearms company.” The story stemmed from a statement issued by CZ Group [PDF] on Jan. 9 in which the company said, …

During the introduction of an NRA reloading course, I cover the reasons that an individual might choose to start handloading. Most shooters decided to start “rolling their own” to save money, increase accuracy or create what isn’t available. Truth be told, most shooters are going to find a great deal …

Back in the 1950s, the US Army did not select the FAL as its new rifle, which was too bad. Fast-forward to the 21st century, and one other detail that has kept the FAL from being as popular as the AR is that building it requires more than the tools …

In the newest and perhaps most-novel attempt to create a “gun-free” zone, metal detectors have been erected at various entrances to the Congressional House floor in response to the Capitol breach last week. “Metal detectors outside of the House would not have stopped the violence we saw last week,” Rep. Lauren Boebert …

Article first appeared on Ammoland.com USA – -(AmmoLand.com)- “An armed society is a polite society. Manners are good when one may have to back up his acts with his life.” ~ Robert A. Heinlein Did you hear about the Indiana man who was shot and killed by a good guy with a …

Throughout history, censorship has occurred whenever government or private groups attempt to impose their political or moral values on others. One would imagine that this could never happen in the most free and prosperous country in the history of the world. This type of activity clearly seems incongruous with the …