CCW Weekend: Threats Have An Economy Of Scale

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Cowboys Fan Beats Up Multiple Attackers In Parking Lot Brawl (YouTube)

What might not seem like a threat to you, may be a deadly threat to someone else

D.C. Carry License Applications Skyrocket In October

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U.S. Capitol Building in Washington D.C. (Lane Erickson/Shutterstock)

In a city ravaged with gun crime finally the good guys can defend themselves – Or at least apply for a permit to do so

CCW Weekend: Bonded Bullets Work Best And You'll Have To Just Deal With It

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Tom from BulletSafe shoots at jugs of apple cider (BulletSafe/YouTube screenshot)

You can carry bonded bullets or something worse than bonded bullets

Gun Test: Ruger SR1911 10mm

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The resurgent 10mm maximized by Ruger – Power, accuracy and darn fine looks

Massad Ayoob: Should You Open Carry Or Go Concealed?

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Damon Thueson shows a holster at a gun concealed carry permit class put on by 'USA Firearms Training' on Dec. 19, 2015 in Provo, Utah

Concealed vs. Open Carry – Do we have a right to alarm innocent people?

Point Shooting: A Valuable Self-Defense Skill

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA Shooting Illustrated

“Point shooting may just be the skill that saves you from the vicious, in-your-face attack, that everyone dreads.”

How To Avoid Being A Victim

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Dangerous masked burglar with crowbar breaking into a victim's home. [Shutterstock - r.classen]

Ask a criminal what they look for in a victim and this is what they will say

CCW Weekend: Stun Gun And Taser Regulations Are Easing, So That's At Least Something

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | Guns and Gear

While we wait for concealed carry national reciprocity non-lethal defense laws are easing

Gun Test: Glock G43

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA Shooting Illustrated

6 in the magazine and 1 in the pipe with this Glock designed specifically for concealed carry

CCW Weekend: Why You Could Shoot A Car Jacker But Not A Car Thief

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They used to hang horse thieves

Gun Test: CZ P-10 C Pistol

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“Trigger dynamics could be summed up with one word: phenomenal”

Gun Test: Springfield Armory XD-E

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The XD-E is the first pistol that’s morphed from a striker-fired pistol to a hammer-fired pistol – and that is great for concealed carry

Hysteria Subsides As Campus Carry Is Implemented In Georgia, Kansas, And Texas

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Nate Boyer during a game in college playing for Texas, carrying the flag onto the field. (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

“We have had no incidents since the law passed or since the law went into effect of criminal acts by license-to-carry holders”

CCW Weekend: Dealing With Lethal Threats Of Domestic Violence

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PROVO, UT - DECEMBER 19: Damon Thueson shows a holster at a gun concealed carry permit class put on by "USA Firearms Training" on December 19, 2015 in Provo, Utah. Demand for concealed carry permits have spiked in the last several weeks with the terrorists attacks in Paris and the United States. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Odds are you will know your attacker

Using The Element Of Surprise As A Personal-Defense Tool

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Dangerous masked burglar with crowbar breaking into a victim's home. [Shutterstock - r.classen]

When you are attacked there is a nanosecond where you can change the dynamic of the encounter

Gun Test: SIG Sauer P290RS

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SIG’s little 9mm is nice concealed carry option – Here is what you need to know about this gun

Gun Test: Carolina Arms Group Trenton Tactical

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA American Rifleman

1. You probably have never heard of Carolina Arms Group 2. This is the most accurate .45 ACP we have ever seen.

The Fight-Or-Flight Response: Other Coping Skills

Concealed Carry & Home Defense | NRA Shooting Illustrated

When it hits the fan these physiological skills will deteriorate

Professor Wears Bulletproof Vest To Class To Protest Campus Carry

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PROVO, UT - DECEMBER 19: Damon Thueson shows a holster at a gun concealed carry permit class put on by "USA Firearms Training" on December 19, 2015 in Provo, Utah. Demand for concealed carry permits have spiked in the last several weeks with the terrorists attacks in Paris and the United States. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

‘Try to forget that I’m wearing a vest, and I’ll try to forget that you could be packing a .44 magnum’