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Our good friends over at The Trace are running a story this morning about SIG SAUER’s P229. Specifically, how the New Jersey police claim that it’s a jam-tastic pile of junk. The unspoken question is, “if SIG SAUER can’t make a P229 that...

12 Facts About Guns

Welcome to NowThisIsIT, a global movement of 5.5 million young people making positive change, online and off! The 11 facts you want are below, and the sources for the facts are at the very bottom of the page. After you...
Members of a group that encourages LGBTQ people to arm themselves explain why they feel they need to own guns.   Source
Where has Islamic terror taken hold? London, all across France, Israel, Australia, California, and more… Do our leaders understand who we are fighting against? The answer is NO. There is one leader who understands that the mistakes of the past are...
Some ARs shoot .223 ammunition. Others fire only 5.56mm. Still others chamber both. You can fire a .223 from a 5.56 gun but you’re advised not to do the opposite. Most shooters understand that. The reason why may be...
U.S. Special Operations Command, in coordination with the U.S. Marine Corps, is looking into sources for a brand new lightweight machine gun from weapons contractors, according to a sources sought listing published last week, one that can bridge the...
Washington (AFP) – The United States is deploying “a few dozen” troops to Somalia to assist the national army and conduct unspecified security operations, a US military spokeswoman said Saturday. The soldiers from the 101st Airborne Division, a light infantry...
Back in 2011, TFP published a “reader” Ronaldo Olive contribution (http://www.thefirearmblog.com/blog/2013/02/11/fmap-dm-cam-1-the-argentine-stg44-clone/) on CAM 1, the Argentine copy of the WWII German Sturmgewehr assault rifle granddad made in that South American country in the early 1950s. In the text, it...
Ukrainian company called “Crook” (Крук – means “raven”) makes an aluminum chassis for Mosin-Nagant rifles. It fits all models of Mosin-Nagant rifles including the early ones with hexagonal receivers and doesn’t require any modifications to the rifle. Basically, you just...
Eric Croft's specialty is the long gun. He was a sniper in the U.S. Army for eight years. It takes a lot of practice and experience to fire those specialized guns accurately at 1,000 yards. Croft describes it as a...