Posts tagged "hero"

Praise for Uber driver who used his conceal carry to protect a crowd from a gunman

This is praise for the heroic Uber driver who pulled out his concealed carry handgun to protect a crowd of people who were being fired upon by a gunman. (Details are here in the Chicago Tribune and Chicago Sun-Times.) This, of course, has kicked off the usual round of debate over gun regulation and, more... Read more »

Amazing acts of heroism

This came from Allan Zullo, an author, who is writing a book on war heroes.It is an extraordinary and true story. Hello: As you might know, I’m working on the book WAR HEROES: Voices from Afghanistan.  One of the stories is about PVT Channing Moss, who was impaled by a live RPG during a Taliban... Read more »
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