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6 Survival Items You Should Carry Every Day (Only 1 is a Gun)

6 Survival Items You Should Carry Every Day (Only 1 is a Gun)

Here's our basic everyday carry list for beginners.
How to Carry Concealed In a Purse (If You Must)

How to Carry Concealed In a Purse (If You Must)

Many self-defense experts eschew off-body carry. But that's not always practical.
1911 Pistols & Safe Concealed Carry: How-To

1911 Pistols & Safe Concealed Carry: How-To

There are three ways to do it, but here's what the Colonel recommends.
The Second Amendment Story

The Second Amendment Story

Were our Constitutional rights an afterthought?
First Impressions: 2 Dreamy Derringers From Bond Arms

First Impressions: 2 Dreamy Derringers From Bond Arms

Affordable, reliable two-shot pistols from a premium manufacturer.
Expert Opinion: Biggest Mistakes Women Make When Buying a 1st Gun

Expert Opinion: Biggest Mistakes Women Make When Buying a 1st Gun

Five female gun experts weigh in from the "front lines."
Should You Carry Your Gun With an Empty Chamber?

Should You Carry Your Gun With an Empty Chamber?

Once upon a time, that's how it was done. But now...?
Top 4 Reasons AR-15s are Great Guns for Women

Top 4 Reasons AR-15s are Great Guns for Women

Don't let their "military" appearance fool you: The modern sporting rifle is the perfect first...
On-Body CCW For Women: Real Talk

On-Body CCW For Women: Real Talk

Are the designers of women's clothing conspiring against those of us who CCW? Probably not,...
Why You Should Take Tactical Team Training With Your Spouse

Why You Should Take Tactical Team Training With Your Spouse

In an armed confrontation, two good "guys" with guns is better than one.
How to Rack a Pistol's Slide

How to Rack a Pistol's Slide

Don't let your hand strength stand in between you and the semi-auto of your dreams.
Armed Self-Defense: 4 Reasons to Practice Movement Drills

Armed Self-Defense: 4 Reasons to Practice Movement Drills

Learning to shoot and move is critically important to upping the odds that you’ll survive...
5 Things I Learned at Gunsite Academy

5 Things I Learned at Gunsite Academy

Tips, tricks and need-to-knows for those who'd like to visit this legendary shooting school.
Self-Defense: On the False Security of "Safe Spaces"

Self-Defense: On the False Security of "Safe Spaces"

If you are relying on staying away from “dangerous” areas for the rest of your...
Family Home Defense

Family Home Defense

Home defense is more than confronting a bad guy. It is a comprehensive plan for...
Carrying Handguns While Hiking: Pros vs. Cons

Carrying Handguns While Hiking: Pros vs. Cons

CCW and open carry in the backwoods is a hot topic right now; here are...
4 Weird Things People Ask Women Who Carry Guns (and How to Answer)

4 Weird Things People Ask Women Who Carry Guns (and How to Answer)

The key to success is to keep your initial reaction on the inside.
10 Gotta-Have Summer Concealed Carry Solutions

10 Gotta-Have Summer Concealed Carry Solutions

The mercury is rising, and so are your CCW options!
Defensive Handguns: Don't Overlook Double-Action Revolvers

Defensive Handguns: Don't Overlook Double-Action Revolvers

Revolvers are seeing a renaissance on the self-defense market. Here's why you should pay attention.
3 Hot New Women's On-Body CCW Clothing Solutions

3 Hot New Women's On-Body CCW Clothing Solutions

How can you carry concealed while staying in style? With these three new ideas!
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