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What Does "Brandishing" a Gun Mean?

Here's what you need to know about this self-defense topic.

How To Choose a Defensive Firearm Holster

There is no one best method of concealed carry...only the best method for you. Here's...

Self-Defense Revolvers FAQ

Here are the top four wheelgun wanna-knows from our readers.

Self-Defense Behind the Wheel of Your Car

Advanced handgun training addresses this critical self-defense question.

4 Reasons to Learn the Isosceles Shooting Stance

Why this might be the best shooting stance for you to memorize.

Video: Ruger LCP II Pistol

Taking a pistol platform that defined a class, and making it best in class.

Why You Should Take Low-Light Defensive Handgun Training

Take the guesswork out of the proverbial "shot in the dark."

Guns & Loads for Self-Defense Against Animals

Lions, tigers and bears? More like rabid foxes, snakes and...OK, bears.

5 Great Survival Guns

Versatility, reliability and adaptability are key here.

Terminal Ballistics & How to Choose the Right Ammunition (Pt. 3)

Today: bullet tumbling, rotational velocity and wound tracks.

3 Candidates For Your "One and Done" Gun

Buying your first gun? Need one that can "do it all"? Here are three thoughts.

Defensive Handgun Training: 3 Critical Fundamentals

Regardless of how you are learning to defend yourself with handgun, you need to master...

Smith & Wesson M&P Shield Handguns: Train More for Less

Here's one way to keep those critical shooting skills sharp without breaking the bank.

CCW: Buy the Best Holster You Can Afford

Sheriff Jim has some advice on your concealed-carry rig.

3 Reasons You've Got to Try Whittington University

Take your defensive handgun course at the crown Jewel of American shooting facilities.

4 Ways to Choose Your First Concealed-Carry Gun

This isn't a decision someone else should make for you.

Concealed Carry In Your Car

How to keep your personal defense firearm secure, yet accessible.

Pistol Shooting With Physical Challenges

Whatever your physical challenge, you still have a right to self-defense.

6 Reasons To Visit the NRA Whittington Center This Summer

A family vacation destination for memories that will last a lifetime.

How to Point Your Gun In a Safe Direction

Rule #2...Never let your muzzle cover anything that you are not willing to destroy.
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