Author Archives: Brandon

Brandon is the founder of Concealed Nation and is an avid firearm enthusiast, with a particular interest in responsible concealed carry. His EDC is a Glock 27 that holds Hornady 165 gr FTX Critical Defense rounds, and rides comfortably in an Alien Gear Cloak Tuck 2.0 holster.
Obama’s Proposed Changes To ITAR Regulations Might Make Your Favorite Gun Sites And Videos Illegal
Official website to submit a comment: Federal Register Vol. 80 No. 106 Regarding Proposed Changes: Truth... Read More
Gun Control Happy Chicago Hits 1,000 Shootings YTD
By Robert Farago from My J-school prof told me never to put statistics in the opening paragraph. I agree. While the numbers... Read More
Concealed Carrier Shoots Intruder After Arriving Home To Find Suspect Who Entered Through Doggy Door
SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS -- In what is still an active investigation, authorities released a few details about an apparent home invasion Thursday where a... Read More
SURPRISE! New York SAFE Act Turns Out Not To Be What Was Promised
ALBANY, NEW YORK -- In an obvious 'I told ya so' moment, some statistics are in regarding some violent crime in the Empire state. And it doesn't seem... Read More
Wisconsin Moves To Nix 48-Hour “Cooling Off” Period For Gun Purchases
By Robert Farago. Republished with permission from “Ten states and the District of Columbia impose some form of waiting... Read More
Authorities In NYC Offer Ways To Scare Off Intruders, No Mention Of Self-Defense Methods
NEW YORK CITY -- Authorities in the NYC area are seeing an increase in violent home invasions, and they're saying that the criminals don't care... Read More
5 Armed Men Try To Enter Detroit Home, Female Concealed Carrier Inside Says Nope
DETROIT, MICHIGAN -- Around 3am Tuesday morning, 5 men entered a Detroit home, however they became quickly aware that they picked the wrong... Read More
House Votes To Allow Nonviolent Ex-Felons To Restore Gun Rights
Last week, the House voted to allow nonviolent ex-felons the opportunity to have their gun rights restored via petition to the ATF. Colorado... Read More
One Uber Driver Is Not Like The Other: Excessive Force Vs. Self-Defense
ROLLING MEADOWS, ILLINOIS -- An Uber driver was charged with aggravated discharge of a firearm over the weekend after he fired at a passenger who... Read More
NJ Governor Pardons Steffon Josey-Davis For Breaking Dumb Gun Law
By Nick Leghorn. Republished with permission from Chris Christie, governor of New Jersey and a candidate in the Republican... Read More
Too Stupid To Carry: How To Know When You’re A Bad Candidate For A Concealed Carry Permit
Sometimes, certain people just aren't cut out to carry a firearm -- let alone own one. It takes a certain type of person to own and carry, and it's a... Read More
CYNTHIA TUCKER: Guns On Campus In Texas Will Likely Lead To Carnage
I happened upon an opinion article by Cynthia Tucker about campus carry in Texas, and it's not much different from others out there that are against... Read More
Woman With Concealed Carry Permit Stops Robber At TX Gas Station
CROSBY, TEXAS -- A woman with a concealed carry permit stopped a man who was trying to rob her at a gas station Friday evening. The woman was... Read More
Loaded Gun Left In Rental Car By Concealed Carrier, Later Found By 6-Year-Old
SPOKANE, WASHINGTON -- A family that had rented a car came upon a surprise that they weren't expecting to find under the seat - a loaded... Read More
Harbor Freight: JK, You Can Carry In Our Stores
After some intense backlash against the company from 2nd Amendment supporters around the country after one of their employees made a statement... Read More