Of False Memes And The Veteran Dilemma

In the old days, which seem so long ago but, in reality, were not, I was one of the few veterans who possessed the intestinal fortitude to publicly question the “22 per day” veteran suicide statistic.  I researched it, found better statistics, discussed them, wrote about it, and I called into question the various “awareness”…

Tactical Response Banned From CA Range

This is pretty incredible. I don’t really talked about it much but I am a former military instructor. It was the best job I ever had. I love teaching. I’m also quite good at it. The “tactical” training field is currently (and has been since soon after 9/11) flooded with fly-by-night, unqualified, inexperienced, and dangerous…

An Open Letter To The FBI and OSP

Federal Bureau of Investigation – Portland Division 9109 NE Cascades Pkwy Portland, OR 97220 (503) 224-4181   Oregon State Police 3004 Blue Mountain Dr La Grande, OR 97850 (503) 378-3720   To whom it may concern, I write this letter as a concerned citizen of the United States.  The events of January 26, 2016, in…

Fundamental Failure

10 U.S. Code § 311 – Militia: composition and classes (a) The militia of the United States consists of all able-bodied males at least 17 years of age and, except as provided in section 313 of title 32, under 45 years of age who are, or who have made a declaration of intention to become, citizens…

The Coming Cull

Much has been written regarding the mass sexual assaults of New Years Eve in Germany.  Many eloquent writers have addressed the issue and many well-qualified journalists have laid bare the facts and details.  I have no intention of repeating their efforts.  I thought I would address the public in my usual manner – straight forward,…