Legal & Second Amendment

Uncover the rules governing the legal use of force in self-defense, get tips on how to practice safe and legal concealed carry, and stay up-to-date on firearms-related legislation at both the state and national levels—especially as it relates to the Second Amendment and the right to keep and bear arms.

The Jury on Your Shoulder

Without a doubt, the single most common reason an armed self-defense claim loses in court is what the defendant did… Read More >

2A Unification: What the Media Doesn’t Want You to Know

It’s seems that the media is adamant about portraying firearms owners as older, white males. They want to perpetuate that… Read More >

Background Checks? What Background Checks?

Florida has more than a million people lawfully carrying firearms and thousands of new applicants every month. As a result,… Read More >

Beware Trojan Horse Legislation

As most of you know, the battle to protect our rights is a war without end. No matter how many… Read More >

Personification Is Not an Excuse

Personification is an effective literary tool used as a method for describing something. It is a technique by which human… Read More >


I am working on a book about the intersection of the Ottoman Empire and the Balkan principalities in the 15th… Read More >

Think Before You Lash Out!

I got an email the other day. Now, that’s typically not big news. I get hundreds of emails each day. Read More >

What They (Really) Want

Are you prepared for the day that your state legislature outlaws semi-automatics? I am not optimistic. I feel like it… Read More >

Your Kids … and School

If you have kids, and you own guns, you have probably taught even your very young children the fundamentals of… Read More >

Maybe It’s Just Me

If a police officer decides to point a gun at me, I am going to follow his instructions even if… Read More >

Can You, or Should You, Make a Citizen’s Arrest?

This question is about as close as you can come to the proverbial can of worms. Since I tend to… Read More >

First the Second, Second the First

Don’t even imagine that the assault on the 2nd Amendment is finished or even pausing for a breath. Your right… Read More >

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