Women & Guns

Women are the fastest-growing segment of the firearms community and have a unique set of needs when it comes to carrying concealed. Find helpful tips and articles, including the Pacifiers & Peacemakers series, to empower you to be your family’s ultimate protector.

What If Firearms Had Not Existed at the Time of the 2nd Amendment?

Recently, Fox News host Gretchen Carlson renewed her push for an AR-15 ban, stating that AR-15s are not needed to… Read More >

Getting Back to Your Vehicle Safely

Our last Pacifiers & Peacemakers video shared some tips for finding a safe parking spot, but the situational awareness doesn’t… Read More >

Best and Worst Parking Spots

Parking lots can pose a challenge to people when considering good situational awareness and seeking out the safest spots. Just… Read More >

The Impact of Firearms Tragedy

Bill Botkin of Strategic Training & Consulting, Inc., a friend and a fellow instructor and training counselor, posted on Facebook… Read More >

On Independence Day

“Independence is declared; it must be maintained.” – Sam Houston, American politician (1793–1863) Today is July 4th, our Independence Day, a… 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 >

Grip Safety: Yea or Nay?

One gun that I typically carry with me on a daily basis — one of my go-to concealed carry guns… Read More >

Personal Lessons on Why You Need to Clean, Maintain and Inspect Your Firearms

I thought it was me. When I heard the shot timer go off at the Steel Challenge state championships, and… Read More >

Firearms: Because You Can

When I was a sophomore in college at the University of Montevallo, I distinctly remember being followed to the parking… Read More >

Quotable Quotes

I love quotes. And I have always been a bit of a quote collector. I just really enjoy the power… Read More >

Water Gun Expulsion: Does the Punishment Fit the Crime?

A Pop Tart chewed into the shape of a firearm. An empty .22 case in a toddler’s pocket. Or a… Read More >

Blue Force Gear: Micro Trauma Kit NOW!

I am not a trained medic. While I’ve taken first-aid and CPR classes, I do not have the education or… Read More >

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