America's 1st Freedom

America’s 1st Freedom is dedicated to preserving our fundamental right to self-defense. With news on anti-gun schemes that affect our gun rights, plus the truth about legislative battles on Capitol Hill and the 50 states.

After Hunter Biden’s Trial, Joe Biden Told These Six Lies

Speaking at an event called “Gun Sense University,” Joe Biden once again displayed his animus towards, and ignorance of, Americans’ constitutional right to keep and bear arms.

The Armed Citizen® June 11, 2024

True stories of the right to keep and bear arms.

Ricky Skaggs Is NRA Country

A life full of music: That’s the story of Ricky Skaggs. His life’s path has taken him to various musical genres, from where it all began in bluegrass.

Honest Advice from a Chicago Dispatcher

Life in Chicago can be rough, and having city leaders that are tougher on law-abiding gun owners than on violent criminals makes it a lot rougher.

NRA Fights California’s Latest Anti-Gun Scheme

California’s latest attack on the Second Amendment rights of law-abiding Americans came in the form of an attempt to limit purchases of firearms to one per month. The NRA is fighting back.

The Armed Citizen® June 7, 2024

True stories of the right to keep and bear arms.

Refuse To Be A Victim—More Relevant Than Ever

The NRA Refuse To Be A Victim (RTBAV) program is becoming more and more relevant as time passes.

NRA Defends Members Against Pistol Brace Rule

A Texas court enjoined the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives’ (ATF) “pistol brace rule” from taking effect against NRA members earlier this year.

Gun Skills | Defensive Ammunition: Bullet Types and Construction

Take a stroll down any ammunition aisle and you’ll see that choosing the right ammo for your needs can be complicated. Here are some things to consider.

The Thing About the Scales of Justice

It is infuriating that it requires a constant political fight to keep the judiciary honest, but a constant political fight is exactly what it takes.

NRA, Others Petition Supreme Court to Hear Mexico Lawsuit

Mexico’s ongoing lawsuit blaming U.S. gun manufacturers for runaway violence south of the border is drawing renewed attention, with many interested parties petitioning the U.S. Supreme Court to review the case.

Will Hunter Biden’s Gun Charges Impact the Second Amendment?

Joe Biden’s son, Hunter, will face gun charges in federal court after an appeals court recently threw out his attempt to have them dismissed.

The Armed Citizen® May 31, 2024

True stories of the right to keep and bear arms.

The NRA Wins Unanimously at the Supreme Court

In a unanimous decision, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled in favor of the National Rifle Association in the First Amendment case NRA v. Vullo.

Gun Review | Smith & Wesson M&P 9 M2.0 Metal

This aluminum-framed model has all the features of the popular M&P line in a more-rigid frame and is surprisingly light.

The Biden Administration is Watching You

A congressional investigation found that the Biden administration has, in fact, purposely collected information on citizens who are shopping at sporting-goods retailers.

It’s All On The Line For Gun Owners In The 2024 Election

The bottom line is that gun owners cannot afford another four years of Joe Biden in the White House.

Concealed Carry in a Bad Zip Code

The media will tell you otherwise, but the data shows that crime does not go up when more law-abiding citizens own firearms and carry concealed.

Many Israelis Realize They Need More Armed Citizens

Following the horrific events of the October 7 attack on the Israeli people, many more citizens in Israel have obtained guns for self-defense.

The NRA Goes to the Highest Court in the Land to Protect Our Right to Speak

The U.S. Supreme Court heard NRA v. Vullo in March. Here is what was said in the Court in this critical First Amendment case.


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