Articles by jveldhuyzen

Jen Veldhuyzen is a University of Virginia graduate with a bachelors in History and a minor in Biomedical Engineering. In college, she focused on history research and some biomedical/biochemistry research, but she enjoys writing about nearly anything, including politics, culture, history and health. She has seven younger siblings, loves to eat Uma Sashimi, and if she could choose any superpower it would be flight. You can find some of her research online at, and her philosophical musings at She wishes you a lovely day!

Kim Jong Il is Dead--What Next?

Clinton and Genba tread lightly, human rights advocates voice concerns.

jveldhuyzen December 20, 2011

Tips on Making Your M-1 Garand More Accurate

Guns & Patriots asked Garand expert Dr. Walter J. Kuleck, a board-member of the Garand Collector’s...

jveldhuyzen December 20, 2011

Book Review: M-1 Garand Assembly Guide

The M-1 Garand Assembly Guide goes a little over the head of the new Garand owner, but for specialty...

jveldhuyzen December 20, 2011

Corzine: Tax Changes Caused MF Global Demise, Not EU Debt Bets

Former MF Global CEO 'stunned' $1.2 billion in client funds missing.

jveldhuyzen December 8, 2011

Sen. Rand Paul Calls for Out-Of-The-Box Solutions for Education Crisis

Bi-partisan panel at American Action Forum discusses funding crisis.

jveldhuyzen December 6, 2011

Tester Introduces Defense Authorization Amendment to Prevent EPA from Banning Traditional Ammo and Tackle

A Treasure State Democratic senator introduced an amendment to the Department of Defense Authorization Act...

jveldhuyzen December 6, 2011

A Book Review U.S. Infantry Weapons in Combat:

Step inside this book, and you slip into heavy boots in muddy foxholes, stiff fingers shivering as you field...

jveldhuyzen December 6, 2011

State Reconsiders Ban on Korean-Owned M-1 Garands

The State Department announced Dec. 2 that it will re-consider its stance against allowing M-1 Garands into...

jveldhuyzen December 6, 2011

Medical Marijuana User Sues ATF For Restored Gun Rights

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives has until December 31 to respond to a lawsuit from a...

jveldhuyzen November 29, 2011

The M-1 Garand: A National Heritage Treasure

Somewhere across America, a man sights towards a competition target 600 yards away, finger tensed on a...

jveldhuyzen November 22, 2011

Tester: Lift State Dept. M-1 Import Ban

A Big Sky Democrat senator joined a chorus of frustrated M-1 enthusiasts as Obama intransigents continue to...

jveldhuyzen November 22, 2011

Oasis in Manhattan

Movies and TV shows depict the streets of New York riddled with gunfire and violence-but on a normal day in...

jveldhuyzen November 15, 2011

Walker: No Concern About Armed Badgers

In a Nov. 2 interview with Human Events, the Badger State governor said he has no concerns with the concealed...

jveldhuyzen November 8, 2011

Pro-life PAC Targets Virginia State Senate Races

Susan B. Anthony List makes its first foray into state-level campaigns.

jveldhuyzen November 4, 2011