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Get inspired by true stories of armed self-defense and other real-life incidents involving the use of firearms. Plus, stay abreast of firearms-related news and events across the country and around the world.

It Will Never Happen to Me

Beth Alcazar —August 2, 2016

Have you ever been a victim of a violent crime? Thankfully, I have not. But I have heard so many… Read More

The Propaganda War Heats Up

John Caile —July 29, 2016

With the election approaching, don’t be surprised to see polls showing increasing support for new restrictions on guns. Recent shootings,… Read More

The Art of Communication: Just Because Someone Said It Doesn’t Make It So

George Harris —July 27, 2016

In increasing numbers, the general population makes decisions on how they will live today, tomorrow and the next day based… Read More

Where to Begin?

Kevin Michalowski —July 15, 2016

I have written 200 of these columns, sometimes sitting down at my desk with no earthly idea of where the… Read More

Now More Than Ever … Tread Carefully

John Caile —July 15, 2016

Legally carrying firearms always comes with responsibility, and a certain amount of risk, both physical and legal. But the two… Read More

Free of Malice: A Great Read and a Great Teaching Tool

Beth Alcazar —July 12, 2016

I received a book not long ago that I immediately added to my bedside table (where I have a wide… Read More

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