National Rifle Association


The NRA is in crisis. Its members aren't too worried.

The NRA board president stepped down on Saturday, while New York opened an investigation into the association's finances.


The NRA is fighting the Violence Against Women Act over the “boyfriend loophole”

And it's testing the powerful gun lobby's control over the GOP.


After Parkland, the gun lobby wants to show it’s not so white and male

At the annual Gun Policy Rights Conference in Chicago, a focus on diversity, and not on the NRA.


Court Documents Show the NRA's Unhinged Rhetoric Being Used Against It

The gun-rights giant says it's bleeding money, and a legal battle with its old insurance broker suggests politics are a big part of the problem.


Fear and Loading: Meet the NRA's Most Wanted Customer

VICE reporter Manisha Krishnan travels to Texas to meet women on both sides of the gun debate to find out what makes guns a women’s issue in America.


The NRA’s Plan to Make People Fear the ‘Violent Left’ May Backfire

A leading researcher says she has never seen evidence of stories about violent protests increasing support for gun rights.


The NRA Annoyed Me into Quitting

I only lasted a year or two, but I get why some gun owners see it as a necessary evil.


The NRA Was Waging War on Facts Way Before the ‘Fake News’ Boom

Bashing the press and the facts it reports is a big part of how the NRA became the most powerful lobby in America.


What Trump's Second Amendment 'Joke' Says About Gun Politics in 2016

The Republican nominee's suggestion that "Second Amendment people" could deal with his opponent puts the gun debate front-and-center for the general election campaign.


That Time the NRA Tried to Tie Tiananmen Square to American Gun Rights

Why magazines refused to run the group's startling ad.


These Are the Americans Who Still Oppose Closing the Terror Gap

Unsurprisingly, they share characteristics with those opposing universal background checks.


Trump and the NRA Are Going to Talk About Gun Control

Trump tweeted Wednesday that he plans to meet up with the group to discuss (maybe) blocking suspected terrorists from buying guns.