Freedom Group is the most powerful and mysterious force in the U.S. commercial gun industry
With commentary by Rick Osmon
Is it a conspiracy, a cabal, or a corporation?
Mystery company buying up U.S. gun manufacturers
By Natasha Singer, New York Times
Sunday, December 4, 2011
Scarborough, Maine — Lined up in a gun rack beneath mounted deer heads is a Bushmaster Carbon 15, a matte-black semiautomatic rifle that looks as if it belongs to a SWAT team. On another rack rests a Teflon-coated Prairie Panther from DPMS Firearms, a supplier to the U.S. Border Patrol and security agencies in Iraq. On a third is a Remington 750 Woodsmaster, a popular hunting rifle. Read more