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Women’s Self Defense: Situational Awareness and Public Places
Do you actively avoid getting lost in your phone in public? Keep your eyes open for possible exits at all times? Here’s why you should, and more situational awareness tips from the instructors at Shoot Like a Girl.
Shooting in Self Defense: What to Do When the Police Arrive
After surviving a fight for your life, the next most dangerous moment will be when police respond. Here's how keep yourself and the cops safe after the fight has ended.
Why Semi-Autos Are the Best Tactical Shotguns
Autoloading rifles and handguns are the tactical norm, so why do we cling to 19th century tech when it comes to shotguns?
Should You Consider an AR-15 for Home Defense?
We compare AR rifles to handguns and shotguns and break down the attributes of each.
Gun Training: John Farnam’s Defensive Urban Rifle Course
Bench shooting and defensive drills feed one another. If you’re only practicing one or the other, you’re making a potentially fatal error.
PepperBall LifeLite: Gear Review
This unassuming flashlight packs a CO2 Pepperball launcher that can fire PAVA projectiles accurately up to 60 feet.
6 Tips For In-Vehicle Concealed Carry
Have you practiced, or even tried, drawing your concealed carry firearm while behind the wheel with a seatbelt on?
Gun Science: Should You Use Birdshot for Home Defense?
How much does birdshot spread and how deep does it penetrate at home defense distances? We put it to the test.
Lights and Lasers on Concealed Carry Guns?
Adding something like a light or laser sight improves your capabilities without taking away any features you already have.