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5 Facts About The New Longest Confirmed Sniper Kill
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5 Facts About The New Longest Confirmed Sniper Kill

A Canadian sniper fighting in the war against ISIS recently made a two mile kill shot in Iraq.  This world record is incredible for so many reasons but here are five...

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Self Defense For Women – Part 2
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Self Defense For Women – Part 2

In the first part of this article, I (Lars Fidler) pointed out the ways in which self defense for women is no different from the self-defense typically taught to males...

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Evidence-Based Self Defense Advice With John Correia
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Evidence-Based Self Defense Advice With John Correia

About Featured Expert: John Correia the founder and owner of Active Self Protection, a self-defense and firearms training company based out of Phoenix, AZ. He travels...

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A Brief Primer On Home Defense Rifles
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A Brief Primer On Home Defense Rifles

The decision has been made – you are going to be selecting a rifle for your home defense needs. Whether it’s due to familiarity with a rifle platform, or the...

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Balancing Close Combat, Firearm and Family Skills With John Correia
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Balancing Close Combat, Firearm and Family Skills With John Correia

About Featured Expert: John Correia the founder and owner of Active Self Protection, a self-defense and firearms training company based out of Phoenix, AZ. He travels...

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A Brief Primer On Home Defense Shotguns
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A Brief Primer On Home Defense Shotguns

Whether it’s Grandpa’s old Remington or a modern Kel-Tec KSG, the psychological deterrent of a shotgun cannot be argued with. Ammunition choice is rather simple....

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The Average Citizen and Homeland Security With Adina Pitluck
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The Average Citizen and Homeland Security With Adina Pitluck

About Featured Expert: Ms. Pitluck earned her M.A in Government, and is a specialist in Counter-Terrorism and Homeland Security. She has vast experience in...

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