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.

Disarming the Innocent

With the recent attention on firearms restrictions and gun control, a friend of mine reached out to share her thoughts… Read More >

It Will Never Happen to Me

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

The D.C. Project: Revealing the Face of Firearms

We recently celebrated our nation’s 240th birthday. And this is a very important election year. If those two things, alone,… Read More >

Femininity, Patriotism, and the AR-15

New York Daily News reporter Gersh Kuntzman has gotten way too much attention for his little stunt in which he went… Read More >

Ethos, Logos and Pathos: The Differences in Firearms Training for Men and Women

Women love to build one another up, and we enjoy growing, learning and experiencing together.  » GIRLS COMPETE WITH EACH… Read More >

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

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

USCCA Women’s Community: Let’s Continue the Conversation

The team at the USCCA has been diligently researching, planning, and implementing projects and products specifically for the industry’s fastest-growing… Read More >

The Face of Firearms

While attending a safety meeting at a local shooting range, I got into an interesting discussion about the “face of… Read More >

If the Tables Were Turned

The other day, I saw a tongue-in-cheek video that was poking fun at vegetarians. The video was parodying what it… Read More >

Welcome to Pacifiers & Peacemakers…the Video

It’s been more than two years of content and information from the Pacifiers & Peacemakers column on the USCCA blog,… Read More >

It’s Okay to Cry

Women are emotional creatures. It’s okay to admit that and to embrace that…even on the shooting range! In fact, a… Read More >

Myths and Misunderstandings Surrounding the PINK Gun

If you’re a woman and you’re interested in firearms, you’ve likely come across a pink gun or two. In my… Read More >

< >