Self-Defense & Home Defense

Be prepared with a variety of concealed carry and firearms tips and tactics that can help keep you and your family safe both inside and outside of your home. Find helpful articles and videos, including the Into the Fray training series, that cover everything from situational awareness and conflict avoidance to cover vs. concealment and the use of force in a critical encounter.

Safety in the Theater

If you go in, have a plan to help you get out! It’s a simple rule many of us overlook. Read More >

What Really Stops a Fight?

The great caliber debate continues. I really think people like to argue about this because there is so much information… Read More >

The FBI Drill: How to Shoot in Low Light

The Drill: A lot of us carry a flashlight as part of our everyday carry loadout, and, if you… Read More >

Train With That 1911

The question has been asked: Is the 1911 an effective defensive platform? Well, yes it is. The pistol may not… Read More >

Are You Fully Dressed?

We in the gun community tend to use a lot of jargon. Do you know what EDC stands for? How… Read More >

The Walk-Back Drill: Improve Your Shooting Accuracy

The Drill: The Walk-Back Drill is a simple drill that will help you evaluate your basic shooting fundamentals. Most… Read More >

Clipless Holsters Stay Put!

When carrying a gun in a clipless inside-the-waistband holster, you can be relatively confident that it will stay in place,… Read More >

Self-Defense: Not Just for “Important” People

The recent politically motivated attack on a group of Republican Congressmen practicing at a baseball field reminded everyone of the… Read More >

Let’s Not Be Defenseless

When a crazed Bernie Sanders supporter opened fired on a group of Republican lawmakers and others practicing for the Congressional… Read More >

Mentally Prepare for an Attack

When was the last time you stopped to think about what you would do in the event of a violent… Read More >

A Time to Kill: The Myth of Christian Pacifism

A few years ago, at the USCCA Concealed Carry Expo in Atlanta, Georgia, I had the privilege of moderating a… Read More >

Don’t Stab … Slash!

Self-defense with a knife is complicated. Simply having a knife on you — ready for use — is not enough. Read More >

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