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.

Safety at the Gas Station

Last month, Pacifiers & Peacemakers shared some video tips for safely navigating a parking lot to find a good spot… Read More >

The Walking Dead … and the 2A Lifestyle?

The Walking Dead, arguably one of the most-watched scripted shows on television nowadays, has been renewed for an upcoming eighth… Read More >

Firearms Are Not a Superpower

I had the opportunity to speak about women’s personal protection and self-defense at a Bama Carry meeting not too long… Read More >

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 >

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