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I Had a Dream

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May 30, 2016
A man walked through a mist

I Had a Dream I had dream the other night, well I didn’t understand. A man walked through a mist with a flintlock in his hand. His clothes were torn and dirty as he stood there by my bed. He took off his three cornered hat and speaking low to me he said. We fought...
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WHITE FOLKS NOT WANTED: Mayor’s office racially profiles at Chicago gun buyback

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May 14, 2016
WHITE FOLKS NOT WANTED:  Mayor’s office racially profiles at Chicago gun buyback

    White folks need not apply. That was the message Guns Save Life took away from a foray up to the Windy City today to trade unwanted firearms in for $100 pre-paid credit cards.  Our experience felt surreal to say the least in this era when profiling – especially racial profiling – is...
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MCCLAIN: Force-on-Force Course After Action Report: “A good piece of kit”

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May 7, 2016
MCCLAIN:  Force-on-Force Course After Action Report:  “A good piece of kit”

GSL Defense Training’s Critical Threat Management Course “A good piece of kit” by Joshua McClain (GunNews) - Time and time again I see people take their required 16-hour Illinois Concealed Carry course only to think they’ve reached the finish line. Unfortunately, too many people think the basic CCW course is all that’s needed to...
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TRUMP WINS: Trump supports gun rights. Hillary hates gun rights. Let’s make America great again!

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May 4, 2016
TRUMP WINS:  Trump supports gun rights.  Hillary hates gun rights.  Let’s make America great again!

  Ted Cruz gracefully suspended his campaign for the Republican nomination for president last night.  Good for him. John Kasich has also ended his hapless campaign as the only Republican in the field that supported and voted for the 1994 federal scary gun ban. Donald Trump acknowledged Mr. Cruz’s departure from the race with...
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BOCH: Target for perverts, not gun owners

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May 2, 2016
BOCH:  Target for perverts, not gun owners

by John Boch Target has found itself buried in the mud over its proudly touted policy to allow people to use whichever gender of restroom that they “identify” with on a given day.   Yes, even if you’ve got all the equipment of a male, you can use the women’s restroom and changing rooms at...
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CENTRAL ILLINOIS PREP EXPO IS BACK! Free event, open to public on Saturday, August 6th at DeWitt County Sportsman’s Club

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May 2, 2016
CENTRAL ILLINOIS PREP EXPO IS BACK!  Free event, open to public on Saturday, August 6th at DeWitt County Sportsman’s Club

  Clinton, IL (Guns Save Life) – The Central Illinois Preparedness Expo is back! The DeWitt County Sportsman’s Club will host the event on Saturday, August 6th from 9am-5pm.  The event, free of charge to the public, will feature a series of expert-led segments to help our fellow Americans cope with emergencies, both short-term...
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ERNIE KIRK’S KNIFE / COUNTER-KNIFE AAR: Learning fundamentals that work for blades, fists and blunt force instruments

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May 1, 2016
ERNIE KIRK’S KNIFE / COUNTER-KNIFE AAR:  Learning fundamentals that work for blades, fists and blunt force instruments

  by John Boch McLean, IL (GSL) – On Saturday, April 23rd, GSL Defense Training opened up an internal training date to the public to bone up on Knife/Counter-Knife skills under the instruction of Ernie Kirk from Pennsylvania.  Well over thirty people took part, learning from one of the best Krav Maga instructors in...
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SANGAMON COUNTY GSL MEETING: Moved to Monday, May 9th this month.

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May 1, 2016
SANGAMON COUNTY GSL MEETING:  Moved to Monday, May 9th this month.

  REMINDER: The Sangamon County Guns Save Life for the month of May has been scheduled for Monday, May 9th at the Scheel’s Store in Springfield. Our SCGSL meeting is traditionally on the First Monday of each month, but this month we’ll be meeting on the second Monday. Checking out the awesome store…  Come...
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SHARPE: Catherine Genovese & Real-life Monsters

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April 29, 2016
SHARPE:  Catherine Genovese & Real-life Monsters

“That was the thing to remember about all monsters, They love to frighten people, but the minute you stare them down, they turn tail and run.” - Jeannette Walls by Frank Sharpe Fortress Defense Consultants On March 13, 1964, 28 year-old Catherine “Kitty” Genovese was attacked and murdered in her Kew Gardens, NY, neighborhood...
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RED ALERT (ILLINOIS): Call now. Expose the “HB-3160 Lethal Violence Order of Protection” sham

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April 14, 2016
RED ALERT (ILLINOIS):  Call now.  Expose the “HB-3160 Lethal Violence Order of Protection” sham

by John Boch The anti-gunners (primarily the Illinois Council Against Handgun Violence, and the other also-rans) are working hard to push their signature bill for this session:  HB-3160 – The “Lethal Violence Order of Protection”. The gun haters claim HB-3160 is a harmless, “common sense” bill to deal with mental health and guns.  They...
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