March 6, 2013 – Originally reported September 6, 2012 | Ken Jorgustin, Modern Survial Blog
Of the nearly 9,000 delivered MaxxPro units to the military, the Department of Homeland Security is apparently taking delivery (apparently through the Marine Corps Systems Command, Quantico VA, via the manufacturer – Navistar Defense LLC) of an undetermined number of the recently retrofitted 2,717 ‘Mine Resistant Protected’ MaxxPro MRAP vehicles for service on the streets of the United States.
As these MRAP’s return from overseas/Afghanistan, and although it is apparently unknown exactly how many are being delivered, or have been delivered to DHS, I decided to dig slightly deeper and discover more about the vehicle itself…
The new DHS sanctioned ‘Street Sweeper’ (my own slang due to the gun ports) is built by Navistar Defense (NavistarDefense.com), a division within the Navistar organization. Under the Navistar umbrella are several other companies including International Trucks, IC Bus (they make school buses), Monaco RV (recreational vehicles), WorkHorse (they make chassis), MaxxForce (diesel engines), and Navistar Financial (the money arm of the company).
Read more here…
February 28, 2013
Guns are for yuppies.
Guns are for grandmothers.
Guns are for blacks.
Guns are for whites.
Guns are for gays.
Guns are for Christians.
Guns are for Muslims.
Guns are for red-blooded Americans.
Guns are for any responsible person with a pulse who wants to protect themselves, their families and their way of life. It says so in the Second Amendment. It’s time to arm yourself.
– Gun Think