A 60-year-old man was working on his car in front of a
Madera, Calif., senior citizen housing project when he was suddenly
attacked from behind by a hammer-swinging assailant. Driving by the
scene, David Brown stopped his vehicle, leveled his licensed handgun
at the attacker and held him until authorities arrived.
Bloomberg columnist Sir Max Hastings shares his thoughts on guns, crime, and the differences between his native Britain and the United States in “I Grew Up on Guns. Now I’ve Learned to Love Firearm Control.”
Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the "lobbying" arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is responsible for preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals in the legislative, political, and legal arenas, to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.