Why do women own guns? In light of all the controversy surrounding federally-licensed and RCMP-vetted gun ownership, I want to tell the stories of why women like hunting, sport shooting or the simple joy of sending some lead downrange. Research shows women are the fastest growing segment of the firearms community, and I want to tell the story mainstream media ignores - … [Read more...]
Chilliwack’s Cassandra Oosterhof Seeks “Extreme Huntress” Title
Cassandra Oosterhof needs your help. Her quest is to win the title of Extreme Huntress 2017 but she cannot fulfill her dream on her own. She needs your help. What is Extreme Huntress? It's a competition where women from all over the world are invited to submit a 500 word essay on why they are "the most hardcore Extreme Huntress." The essays from every participant is … [Read more...]
Sheldon Clare and the NFA Barking up the Wrong Tree?
On April 23, 2013, Sheldon Clare and the National Firearms Association (NFA) issued a press release titled “Charging Fees to Avoid a Criminal Charge is Bad Policy”. Sheldon Clare opens that press release saying, “Charging a fee for people to avoid a criminal charge is simply wrong.” While that may absolutely be true, it’s also a policy long-established and accepted by … [Read more...]