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Book Review: James Tarr, "Splashback"

Who couldn't use a little escapism in today's hectic world? James Tarr's "Splashback" is a...

Maintaining Control of Your Pistol

Being retentive is a good thing when it comes to maintaining control of your firearm...

Don't Get Trapped by Myths

Instead of imagining events that make us the winner and hero, the defensive shooter is...

Defensive Shooting Stances in the Real World

We all know what shooting stances are popular on the square range, but how does...

Long-Distance Practice: A Good Idea for the Armed Citizen

Most defensive shooters train at 7 yards or closer, which is great, but Sheriff Jim...

The Benefits of Force-on-Force Training

For the most-realistic training experience possible, try force-on-force training.

Charging-Handle Placement: Does It Matter?

Location, location, location. The placement of the charging handle on a rifle has been up...

Fight-or-Flight: Dealing With Body Reactions in Personal Defense

Recognizing how your body will instinctively react to a threat and planning accordingly will put...

Overcoming Threat-Fixation & Tunnel Vision

Fixation on a threat is natural, but it needs to be overcome immediately to survive...

Personal-Defense Planning: Always Have an Exit Strategy

Having a concealed-carry gun is only one part of a personal-defense plan. Knowing when and...

5 Handling Tips for a Home-Defense Shotgun

When faced with a threat, a home-defense shotgun can be quite the equalizer, but only...

Front-Sight Focus: An Essential Aspect of Defensive Shooting

Some defensive-shooting techniques eschew the traditional front-sight focus, saying it slows down a defensive shooter....

Behind the Gun: Pistol Training vs. Pistol Choice

As Sheriff Jim highlights in these anecdotes, there's much more to personal defense than just...

Weak-Hand Only: A Critical Shooting Skill You Need to Know

Being able to shoot weak-hand only (WHO) accurately is a critical, but often-overlooked skill you...

'FBI Miami Firefight': Lessons Learned

The 1986 Miami firefight involving the FBI and two bank robbers was a major catalyst...

Hollywood Gun-Handling: Don't Believe What You See

As shocking as it may be to hear, what you see on television and in...

5 Great Pistol Drills for Self-Defense Training

If you're planning to carry a pistol for self-defense, it's important to have the skills...

Tactical vs. Practical: Use the Gun You Know

The cool kids may have fun toys, but the flavor of the week on social...

Fight Smart: Tips & Tactics for the Armed Citizen

Sometimes, if you just use your head, you don’t have to resort to other tools....

Review: Coonan Compact .357 Mag. Pistol

Most guys in college spend their time arguing over girls, the best parties and who...
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