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Footage Suggests At Least One Dallas Shooter Had Training [GRAPHIC]

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I awoke this morning horrified to learn of the assassination of five law enforcement officers who were protecting an anti-police violence rally in Dallas. Like many of you, tragedies like this leave me searching for answers, and in doing so, I came across what was a live news stream that captured the death of one of the officers. I struggled with …

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US Marine Spent 4 Years on “No Fly” List

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“I’m no James Bond. I have a wife and four kids. Why would I go undercover as a bargaining deal to be taken off the list when I hadn’t done anything wrong in the first place? I thought that in a few months the government would realize they’d made a mistake about me.” -Abe Marshall US Marine Abe Marshall was …

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News Corp. Still Gets Gun Facts Wrong

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In 2014, Marketwatch.com, a subsidiary of News Corp., published an error-filled slideshow titled “10 Things the Gun Industry Won’t Tell You.”  Two days ago, they republished it with supposed updates.  Well, these updates don’t seem to have gotten the facts any better this time around.  With a list like this, reporter Catey Hill resorts to half-truths and cherry picking to …

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Are Modern Antidepressants Contributing to Mass Killings?

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“[T]here is little reason to think that any antidepressant is better than nothing for young people.” – Dr Jon Jureidini, University of Adelaide This is a very interesting bit of secondary research suggesting that all but one of the anti-depressants commonly prescribed teens and kids are not only ineffective, but in some cases are quite harmful. So many of the kids …

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Trey Knight Interviews John Noveske (2012)

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“He cared about what he did. He was a patriot. He did what he did for all the right reasons.” – Trey Knight Did you know that John Noveske was inspired to learn about guns by playing with Legos and GI Joe action figures? Trey Knight interviewed John in 2012 and just published the edited video in memorial. John shares …

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Security Cam Footage: Officer Saves Man from Choking

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This may be a video of a police officer beating an unarmed man, but it was for all of the right reasons. This security footage shows a Subway patron choking, then an officer who was also dining there saving his life. Footage like this is just as valuable to watch as DGU footage because it shows how forceful you need to …

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Listen to the Declaration of Independence

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“We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.–That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed…” – The Declaration of Independence Listen …

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Secret Service Shoots Gun-Wielding Man at White House

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The Secret Service released security camera footage of the shooting that took place in May. This was a *perfect* center of mass hit. Anyone notice the problem with actually shooting center of mass? I’m not suggesting this is where the agent was aiming, and heck, I couldn’t even get my finger from the frame to the trigger under similar circumstances …