Liberty

April 19, 1775

"I am a friend to righteous government, to a government founded upon the principles of reason and justice; but I glory in publicly avowing my eternal enmity to tyranny. Is the present system, which the British administration have adopted for the government of the colonies, a righteous government - or is it tyranny?" - John [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:18+00:00April 23rd, 2016|Attitude, History, Instructor Notes, Liberty, Rifles|1 Comment

Observations From The Road – by Nick Girka

[Today's blog entry is by guest writer Nick Girka. Nick is a serious student of the gun, and a dear friend of Fortress. - Frank] Like millions of American families we loaded up the family truckster for spring break and headed down the highways of America – destination: Virginia.  I have been combing the roadways [...]

Obama Press Conference On “Gun Control”

Yesterday the President held a press conference where he announce his plans for executive orders on "gun control." There wasn't a single proposal he put forth that would have stopped any of the mass murders he named, but was insistent that he was "doing something", and repeated the ever popular mantra of "if it saves [...]

The Enemy Among Us

Fortress Staff Instructor Tommy Teach gives us his take on what our nation faces Terrorism: noun ter·ror·ism \ˈter-ər-ˌi-zəm\ : the use of violent acts to frighten the people in an area as a way of trying to achieve a political goal Assimilate: verb as·sim·i·late \ə-ˈsi-mə-ˌlāt\ : to learn (something) so that it is fully understood [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:23+00:00December 9th, 2015|Attitude, Instructor Notes, Liberty, Politics|0 Comments

San Bernardino

“Citizens with firearms training are a multiplying force for the police in their fight against terrorism and therefore I will take measures to ease the restrictions at this time.” - Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan This week’s terror attack in San Bernardino has once again resulted in Obama and his minions calling for the [...]

Paris Gun Battle Lessons

"It is not a question of containing but of destroying this organization. Without a respite, without a truce." - French President Francois Hollande The French State Prosecutor just confirmed that over 5000 rounds were fired between the police and the terrorists during this mornings SEVEN HOUR gun battle in France. 5000-rounds. To our LE friends, [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:24+00:00November 18th, 2015|Attitude, In the News, Instructor Notes, Liberty, police|0 Comments

Cannon Fodder

“Would you feel safer with a sign on your house saying ‘this house is a gun-free zone’? But if you wouldn’t put these signs on your home, why put them elsewhere?” – John Lott   Today in Chattanooga, TN, Muhammad Youssef Abdulazeez opened fire on a Naval Operation Support Center and a Marine/Army Recruiting Center, [...]

July 4th, 2015

Neither aiming at originality of principle or sentiment, nor yet copied from any particular and previous writing, it was intended to be an expression of the American mind, and to give to that expression the proper tone and spirit called for by the occasion.  – Thomas Jefferson, regarding the Declaration of Independence July 4th, 1776, [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:30+00:00July 4th, 2015|Attitude, Instructor Notes, Liberty|0 Comments