Self Defense

Blogline of the Day: defend yourselves

by Skip January 19, 2016

Sheriff: A Gun In Your Hand Sure Beats ‘A Cop On the Phone “Judd believes guns allow citizens to defend themselves when police cannot.” Moreover, he wants criminals to know that citizens in his county will defend themselves. (H/T: Big Government)

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In Wake of Attacks Germans Want to Defend Themselves

by Steve MacDonald January 16, 2016
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Germans, who have a “right” to as many refugees as the state can force on them, have discovered a desire for a different right. The right to self-defense. | Under Germany’s gun laws, only professional marksmen and registered hunters can obtain licences for handguns, but gas-powered air pistols – illegal in Britain – are […]

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The Police Are Not Obligated to Protect You

by Steve MacDonald December 18, 2015
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In this segment we talk about gun rights, crime, and self defense, because no one is required to defend you, your family, or your property but you; a fact of law the progressive gun grabbers will never share or admit. You can get the whole program here. GrokTALK! is a Mobile-Ready Broadcast  

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Liberty University President: More Students Should Have Concealed Carry Permits

by Steve MacDonald December 5, 2015
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Like we said on GrokTALK! earlier today, every shooting prompts the left and the media to cry for more gun control while regular Americans ignore them and go out and buy more guns. (CNN)At a time when most college campuses prohibit guns, Liberty University President Jerry Falwell Jr. thinks the opposite should be the case […]

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Shopping In Texas

by Steve MacDonald December 4, 2015
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 In related news, “In light of recent events that have occurred in the United States and around the world I want to encourage citizens of Ulster County who are licensed to carry a firearm to please do so,” wrote Sheriff Paul J. Van Blarcum in a Facebook post.  

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More Guns not Fewer

by Steve MacDonald October 9, 2015
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“It’s opened my eyes,”… “I want to have a gun in the house to protect myself, to protect the people I’m with. I’m sure I’ll have a normal life and never have to go through anything like this, but I want to be sure.” -J.J. Vicari (after hiding under a desk listening to gunshots in […]

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Lt. Governor of Tennessee Calls for Christians to protect themselves after UCC Shooting

by Kimberly Morin October 4, 2015

Although it isn’t being talked about much in the news, witnesses to the horrific Umpqua Community College shooting stated that the killer was asking his victims their religion before shooting. It was been made clear that if a victim said they were Christian they were shot in the head. This extremely disturbing scenario has been […]

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Left Wing Lunatics call for Repeal of 2nd Amendment

by Kimberly Morin October 2, 2015

Because you didn’t already think the left was filled with brain-dead pond algae, now you know.

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New Jersey 2A Activist: Carol Bowne died because of gun control laws

by Kimberly Morin September 28, 2015

Yesterday during the Gun Rights Policy Conference in Arizona, yours truly interviewed New Jersey 2nd Amendment Activist Alexander Roubian. He is the president of the New Jersey Second Amendment Society and was in Arizona to network with other activists and discuss ideas. Roubian has a compelling back history as to why not only the 2nd […]

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GrokTALK! – Endorsing Violent Death?

by Steve MacDonald September 3, 2015
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Snowflake writes anti gun-rant. Rick Olson writes scathing take-down of snowflake. Snowflake has to take down his blog and make it by invitation only. We talk about the rant and Rick’s response, and Rick has a shout-out to the City of Concord that is not to be missed. Want the entire program? Get it here! GrokTALK! […]

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GrokSHOT! – There’s No Right To “Live Without Fear”

by Steve MacDonald August 30, 2015
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Democrat Socialists are always imagining rights that might allow them to take actual constitutional rights away; like the idea that you might have a government enforceable right to live without fear (like in those gun free liberal run urban areas?). If you missed it, we were talking about that yesterday and things took an interesting turn…(68 seconds) Subscribe […]

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“The Staff at This Campus are Armed and Trained…”

by Steve MacDonald August 30, 2015
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From…A little tiny school in remote west Texas. This is posted on their high school football stadium. The odds of a mass shooting…very low. c/o Legal Insurrection…

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Equal Rights

by Susan Olsen May 3, 2015

H/T Robert Boilard

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First Responders – Susan The Bruce shows us the Progressive view

by Skip March 22, 2015

From the March 2015 of America’s Freedom (p.39, emphasis mine): In the United States and other nations, more and more people are recognizing that victims have the best chance of survival when they can be the first responders. First Responders.  We usually think of these folks as heros – and they are, no doubt.  But they […]

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Just for Susan The Bruce: Liberals just don’t like real equal protection

by Skip March 22, 2015

The Cognitive Dissonance is strong with this one.  Over  at Steve’s post (“NH Democrats Put a Price-tag on Rape“), well known NH Progressive blogger Susan the Bruce decided that she wanted to start a flame war with the premise that women should NOT be able to protect themselves against bigger, stronger male n’err-do-wells with what the […]

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Senator Andrew ‘Half-Baked’ Hosmer

by Steve MacDonald February 17, 2015
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When a State Senator called a female activist’s statements about the right to self defense “half-baked” we took him to task in print at GraniteGrok.  When Saturday rolled around it was only natural that we would continue to have fun at his expense on the podcast.  Listen to the entire Podcast here Follow us on […]

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Senator Hosmer claimed he’d help domestic abuse victims. He LIED.

by Kimberly Morin February 11, 2015

I don’t know how I happened upon this but back in 2012 I wrote an article about the ‘Most DEPSICABLE political flier in the 2012 election cycle‘.  It was an ad for Senator Hosmer sent out by the vile Ray Buckley (now we know who Hosmer is parroting when he was condescending, sexist and rude […]

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Democrats Disarming Women

by Steve MacDonald February 8, 2015
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You know, the same Democrats who refuse to speak up for the rights of Muslim women are the same ones disarming American women. I don’t think that’s a coincidence.    

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NH State Senator David Pierce: anti-women, anti-womens’ Rights? Ask him why!

by Skip February 8, 2015

Is NH State Senator David Pierce smiling because he thinks he has you buffaloed? (H/T: Packing NH)

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Stupidity Personified: I’m not sure that a can of Spam will hurt as much as a bullet

by Skip January 15, 2015

This is about the stupidest idea I have heard in the area of self defense (ok, just period) especially in the case of an armed bad guy attacking a school (or any other soft target).  Serious – slowly throwing canned grocery items by middle schoolers at someone firing 9mm, .45, or .223 back at them?  What […]

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Liberal Moron on Paris Attack: Thank God they Didn’t Have Guns!

by Scott Morales January 10, 2015
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Okay, competitions over. No need holding our breath for the next 12 months to find out the winner of the “Dumbest Thing Said in 2015” competition. This guy’s a sure thing. Speaking to Andrea Mitchell (who’s placed in the competition in years past), Eugene Robinson, provided his thoughts on the Islamic Terror attacks in Paris […]

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Imagine if she hadn’t had an Equalizer (and forethought)?

by Skip December 26, 2014

Stupid is as stupid does.  22 year old dead stupid (reformatted, emphasis mine): A woman in Memphis, Tennessee, answered a knock at her door at around 6:20 p.m. on Tuesday. When she opened the door, she found herself in a potential life-and-death situation.  The suspect, identified as 22-year-old Nico Carlisle, reportedly forced his way into the […]

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NH Tied for 1st As One of The Best States For Knife Owners

by Steve MacDonald November 30, 2014
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KnifeRight’ just had its first annual best and worst places in the US for Knife Owners.  NH tied for first place as a Best place along with Alaska, Arizona, Kansas, Tennessee, and Utah. Tied for First Place: Alaska / Arizona / Kansas / New Hampshire / Tennessee / Utah Second Place: Georgia Tied for Third […]

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Liberal Media Response To Gun Use…

by Steve MacDonald October 1, 2014
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Liberal Media Response To Gun Use… I would add that the liberal media and the Democrat machine are also OK with giving guns to Muslims to defend themselves from their government, something they oppose with all their energy here at home.   H/T Warner Todd Huston c/o Google+ Listen to our GrokTALK! interview with Warner […]

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This almost happened to me….

by Skip August 9, 2014

I live in a more rural area in Central NH – certainly not a city or “in town” that isn’t quite what I would call “suburban” and we get fairly few strangers out here – and one day, the dogs started barking up a storm.  A rather burly young guy was coming up our pathway; […]

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Comment Board Doodlings:
Israel Didn’t Scorch Enough Earth In Gaza!

by Mike August 6, 2014

Reacting to a borderline anti-Semitic piece on ZeroHedge (normally a good economic blog) which lamented Israel’s scorched earth tactics without context, I penned the following: The inhabitants of Gaza deserve what they get, and they haven’t been punished enough yet. Given a vote, they chose terrorist overlords instead of a government. Given aid, those overlords […]

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Protecting Civilians From Missiles vs Protecting Missiles With Civilians

by Mike July 19, 2014

An excellent roundup of discussions on Israel’s self defense and surgical strikes vs Hamas’ cynical use of human shields on I’ve been advocating for years that the point of original of each rocket or missile be turned into a smoking crater – if Hamas kept their rockets and military depots away from homes and […]

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Did California Politicians Kill Those People or Was it The Brady Campaign?

by Steve MacDonald May 28, 2014
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After SandyHook, California added 11 new anti-gun bills into state law. California, the land of rich liberals who have a lock on power, gets an A- for Gun Control from the Brady Campaign.  Not sure how they rate on knives or BMW’s but guess what they get an F in? It’s understandable that the grief-stricken […]

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Democrats promise: If You Disarm, The Government Will Protect You. They Lied.

by Steve MacDonald May 27, 2014
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The Democrats promised that if you disarm, the government will protect you, but they lied.  Six more people are dead and thirteen injured (in Santa Barbra), all of whom either believed the government’s lie, or were prohibited from arming themselves as a matter of policy.  They followed the rules, and in return they were injured […]

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I AM old enough to know there is evil in the world…

by Skip May 15, 2014

And I am old enough to have seen Evil and experienced it.  First, there are those that only know naked force that they would use against me, my family, my friends, and my property: And then there are those that relish using naked political force, through the stroke of a pen, that can wreak even more […]

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