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.

Conflict Avoidance Will Keep You Safe

You’ve heard us say it before: The best fight is the one you are not in. If you can avoid… Read More >

The Universal Phobia: Humans Have a Natural Aversion to Using Lethal Force, Even in Self-Defense

Man has an aversion to killing man. Society, culture, morality and religion all speak against it. » IT STANDS TO… Read More >

I Don’t Want a “Help” Button; I Want an Equalizer

The sun had barely started to wake, and I was shuffling through the dank parking deck with my mother, both… Read More >

Carjacker Picks Wrong Guy!

Would you know how to fight off a carjacker? Is there a better way than just frantically slapping at his… Read More >

Being a Good Shot Does Not Make You a Good Fighter

You’ve heard the old cliché: Even if you are on the right track, you will still get run over by… Read More >

Ultimate Firearms Training!

Would you like to build a combat training range in your own home? Would you like to train with your… Read More >

Common Sense in Concealed Carry

I recently studied a news item from Miami in which a woman raced home when her alarm system sent her… Read More >

10 Things to Think About AFTER You Decide to Carry Every Day

Whether you live in a constitutional carry state or a state that requires navigating multiple layers of bureaucracy before you… Read More >

Coming Home to Beretta: Many Soldiers Choose Familiarity After Service

It is only natural that military men and women cling to their service pistols. » THERE ARE MANY implements of… Read More >

Lasers for Low-Light Shooting

Lasers are great tools, but they are not perfect. Even the best products on the market will have their downsides. Read More >

The Summer Job

In Miami, Florida on March 10 this year, Gwendolyn Jenrette, a 54-year-old property-owner who lived south of 79th Street near… Read More >

Holding Your Flashlight While Fighting with a Gun

The debate about how one should hold a flashlight while fighting with a pistol has been going on as long… Read More >

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