This ordinary stainless steel revolver was carried by New York police officer Walter Weaver into the World Trade Center as he risked his life to save others on September 11, 2001. He never made it out that day, but his revolver was later recovered from the ashes. Officer Weaver's family donated the gun to the NRA National Firearms Museum, where it now holds a place of honor as a reminder of the law enforcement officers who put their lives on the line daily. It's an ordinary firearm that stands as a symbol of extraordinary bravery. Walter Weaver's revolver can be seen at the NRA National Firearms Museum in Fairfax, Virginia.
This revolver was carried by New York police officer Walter Weaver into the World Trade Center.
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Doherty details the issues and what is at stake in each of the cases.
September 12th, 2013
Il Ling New talks about why it’s important to always keep your ammo in a consistent place.
September 23rd, 2013
Billy Johnson argues that our political leaders' focus on the tools of violence inevitably leads to bad policy.