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Maybe It’s Time The Warriors Be Heard

Maybe It’s Time The Warriors Be Heard

Maybe it's time the warriors be heard. Too many parents’ beautiful babies didn't come home from school in Texas. In their homes are grieving parents who would have given anything if someone at that school with the mindset, the training, and the capacity to stop the...

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Warrior Wednesday – Pepper Spray Saves the Day

Warrior Wednesday – Pepper Spray Saves the Day

@https://www.youtube.com/user/IFC2A Hawaii firearms instructor Soleil Roache tells IFC Chair John McLaughlin how using pepper spray kept her from being assaulted while headed to a church event. Roache details how defensive training before the event kept her from being...

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Should the 2A Community Embrace Humility or Activism?

Should the 2A Community Embrace Humility or Activism?

I was listening to a lecture offered by Dr. Jordan Peterson the other day in the shop.  I often have some sort of lecture or podcast going, and I usually pay partial attention to it while working with my hands.  This particular subject surrounded humility and...

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Does my 2A Sanctuary Protect Me?

Does my 2A Sanctuary Protect Me?

We're often asked questions about a County's Second Amendment Sanctuary Resolution, and what it will do for them.  Here's a response from an IFC Board Member and our Chief Lobbyist, Richard Rogers, to the question of, "What we can do to fight potential Biden executive...

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May the 4th be With You!  Han Solo’s Blaster?

May the 4th be With You! Han Solo’s Blaster?

Yeah, I missed "May the 4th be With You" by a smidge...  The 4th is always a fun day on the internet and among your Star Wars buddies.  Interestingly, Han Solo's blaster, among other movie props used in Star Wars, has quite a history.  Might you know what actual...

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Warrior Wednesday – A Dry Practice 8pt List

Warrior Wednesday – A Dry Practice 8pt List

IFC's John McLaughlin shares how developing a Dry Practice checklist can help keep you safe while becoming more proficient with a firearm while not firing an actual shot.  John’s 8 step checklist is: Unload your firearm yourself. Place ammunition in a safe location...

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The Trend is Toward Light Rifles.  Do We Need Weight?

The Trend is Toward Light Rifles. Do We Need Weight?

In full disclosure, I build precision rifles for a living.  So, when I see things like this that rarely get discussed or realized, I enjoy sharing them.  One of my rifle chassis suppliers, MDT, sends out routine information via email about their products.  I apologize...

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Should We Bother Reloading Any Longer?

Should We Bother Reloading Any Longer?

Reloading ammo, why? One of my favorite authors, Richard Mann, just published an article at FieldandStream.com, titled "Does It Really Make Sense to Handload Ammunition Anymore?" asking the question if reloading your own ammunition can save you money? I loved the...

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IFC Reminder – May is Stop the Bleed Month

IFC Reminder – May is Stop the Bleed Month

Military corpsman Brian McLaughlin, now with Mountain Man Medical (no relation) joins John to discuss getting trauma training during Stop the Bleed Month.  Several organizations offer training, starting with your local fire department. Contact them and ask if they...

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