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NRA Applauds Senate’s Bipartisan Vote to Respect Due Process for Gun Owners

National Rifle Association of America | 11250 Waples Mill Road | Fairfax, VA 22030 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFeb. 15, 2017 FOR MORE INFORMATIONNRA Public Affairs(703) 267-3820media@nrahq.org NRA Applauds Senate's Bipartisan Vote to Respect Due Process for … [Read more...]

NRA-ILA – House Passes Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act

National Rifle Association of America | 11250 Waples Mill Road | Fairfax, VA 22031 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMarch 16, 2017 FOR MORE INFORMATIONNRA Public Affairs(703) 267-3820media@nrahq.org House Passes Veterans 2nd Amendment Protection Act Legislation … [Read more...]

Funker Tactical Mansplaining Why Women’s Only Classes Are Dangerous

ahhahahhaha: These guys really stick to the formula of clickbaity titles and random discussion, wow. I always thought the MAIN reason women didn’t want to train with guys are because guys are macho and try to impress women *shrug*… this … [Read more...]

VICE on Smart Guns

This is the best smart gun documentary I’ve seen: I really thought it would have had more of an anti-gun twist to it, but I was pleasantly surprised it didn’t. They even showed suicide and homicide on their pie chart at 3:10! We’re … [Read more...]

Mossberg M500A2 Military Enhancement Kit for Marine Breachers

Marine Corps Systems Command announced the fielding of a Military Enhancement Kit (MEK) to various units that require breaching as an essential capability. This includes everything from Military Police, to Force Reconnaissance Marines that need to … [Read more...]

Dynamics of a Scout Sniper Platoon Part One

Earlier I covered the topic of the failure rates at the Marine Corps Scout Sniper Basic Course and what the Marines wanted to do to mitigate the failures. I disagreed with the solution to the problem for a number of reasons. In this article I would … [Read more...]

When do you know it’s time?

Sometimes I wonder whether I'll really know when it's time to bring Zack for that final vet trip. He's still a happy go lucky dog most of the time and is honestly in pretty good shape for a 13 1/2 year old chocolate lab.There are times though, where … [Read more...]

Happy Birthday America!

Happy birthday to the greatest country on earth, a country where, simply being born here is like winning the worldwide lottery.America, fuck yeah! Article by Another Gun Blog. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

KLEPTOMANIA – STATUS & BLING

KLEPTOMANIA – STATUS & BLING “It was in 1816 that Swiss physician André Matthey identified and defined “klopemanie,” describing it as an impulse to steal things one didn’t need. Researchers who built on his work characterized it as a … [Read more...]

Personal Defense, Where to Begin? Try Vital Point Striking

Article by Self ProTech. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Groin Pains – Krav Maga Self Defense Techniques

Article by Self ProTech. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Opinion Polls; How Accurate are they Really?

Now I know that this is not the most interesting subject but I had of dose of this in college statistics classes (3) for my undergrad and graduate degree. In business, statistics are mostly used for continuous process improvement or validating supply … [Read more...]

YouTube Channel for My Self Defense Blog

I would like to announce and explain about the “MySelfDefenseBlog” YouTube channel in this post. You know the old saying that a picture is worth a thousand words, well in this light – a video is worth ten-thousand words. I have had … [Read more...]

Here I am….

Hmmm, I really thought I'd written something here since October, but apparently I haven't, shame on me :) So here I am, back again, let me tell you what has been going on since Oct., that job I was working and LOVED, well it has fizzled, turns out … [Read more...]

Good Fences, etc.

One point I've tried to make here in many different ways is that once we advanced past tribal organization, the optimum system for human beings is a system of nations. Individuals are too weak to defend themselves against coalitions. Tribes are too … [Read more...]

Love those Tesla-lovers

Tesla-powered poolJason Hughes is a happy hacker – but not of computers – he is known for leaking Tesla’s plans ahead of the company’s actual announcements, and now he has revealed photos of his own Tesla battery-powered compound in North … [Read more...]

Willful amnesia is the grease that oils the machine of partisan dysfunction.

From my latest article at The Independent Voter Network:In the never-ending fight / dance along the partisan line dividing the Republican and Democratic brands, each side adopts the tactics suited to its position at the moment, usually accompanied by … [Read more...]

Realities of Defensive Conflicts

I have seen a couple good things recently and addressing them both at once seemed to make the most sense. The first is a post by Larry Correia “The Legalities of Shooting People"The second is security camera footage of a real life defensive shooting … [Read more...]

The Recession has Restarted

Whether or not there is an outright global recession in 2016, it's definitely starting to look a lot like not Christmas around the world. After a period of inactivity, more and more people began posting and commenting over in the_recession, so we've … [Read more...]

Imagining the Eco-Matrix

My friends, this may be my final sermon here at TDR, my ultimate attempt to explain why anyone concerned with the fate of humanity and our planetary biosphere should be in favor of continuing our civilization’s technological push forward, rather than … [Read more...]

The Eternal Specter of Fascism

Since I’ve recently been accused of being a fascist (and not for the first time), I did a little self-reflection and concluded that, yes, I probably am that. And so, I suspect, are you, if you are honest with yourself and possess any degree of … [Read more...]

ALPTRAUM GmbH

I'm open to information, here, and I'm guessing pretty much any fan of outsider anarcho punk would be eager to know more as well. Shrill (uhhh, that's an understatement) vocals and challenged UK influenced sounds from (I presume) late '80s West … [Read more...]

R4Rv.2//17•N

Recently, I made a series of related mix tapes for three friends that will be visiting later this month. I started them all with the same track ("Today's Modern Woman" by SUBTONIX - which is unquestionably one of my favorite, and one of the greatest, … [Read more...]

The Politics of Food Fear

We live in a strange time. Particularly when it comes to food. Without any doubt our food is cheaper, safer and of higher quality than ever before. We have far more choices. We have far more industry and government scrutiny. Yet, more and more … [Read more...]

Quantitative Easing vs. Fiscal Policy

Philip Arestis and Malcolm Sawyer The use of “quantitative easing” (QE) has been a notable feature of monetary and financial policies conducted by many central banks (including the U.S. Federal Reserve, Bank of England and European Central Bank) in … [Read more...]

How to Understand Globalization: Not Nations, But Class

Yilmaz Akyuz South Centre Chief Economist Yilmaz Akyuz explains why a correct understanding of contemporary globalization requires class, rather than nation, as the central unit of analysis. Originally published by The Real News Network. Full … [Read more...]

The Worst Retail Cataclysm Ever: Sears Warns It Is On The Verge Of Collapse As Payless Prepares To File For Bankruptcy

More than 3,500 retail stores are going to close all across America over the next few months as the worst retail downturn in U.S. history gets even deeper.  Earlier this week, Sears shocked the world when it announced that there is “substantial … [Read more...]

Member Of Congress Warns Of A 1,000 Point Stock Market Crash If Obamacare Lite Does Not Pass

Are we going to see a dramatic stock market plunge if the effort to get “Obamacare Lite” through the U.S. House of Representatives ultimately fails?  On Thursday, a vote on the Republican healthcare bill was postponed once it became clear … [Read more...]

D-FOX: Please contact us if you can read this

To D-fox: if you're reading this, please contact us at thecomingcrisis@gmail.com. It's important -- we believe. Article by The Coming Crisis. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

D-FOX: Please contact us if you can read this

To D-fox: if you're reading this, please contact us at thecomingcrisis@gmail.com. It's important -- we believe. Article by The Coming Crisis. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Lesson to First Responders and Situational Awareness

Today I've got some great information to share with you regarding first aid training as a first responder--after all, we're ALL first responders--and situational awareness.  For those of you who aren't aware, typically the term "first responders" is … [Read more...]

7 Essential Items for Your Survival Kit

Article by Tactical Intelligence | Survival Tactics for Preppers. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Prepper Book Festival: The Preppers Canning Guide + Giveaway

Canning is a blessing and a curse. For seasoned canners, preserving the local bounty not only saves money but is a relaxing and stress-free experience. These same canners giddily prepare fully cooked meals in jars, to be opened and reheated at a … [Read more...]

Preparing to Enjoy the Apocalypse

AmberAvalona / Pixabay  Who says that the end of the world has to be boring? Before you start crying over zombies or giving up all of your earthly possessions for the rapture, here are just a few ways to make the most out of the apocalypse. Eat Well … [Read more...]

Who Controls the (Alternate) “Reality” in America?

Who’s really got the power in America? Most people are living in an alternate reality created by those with the biggest platforms. Individual “reality” is defined by what people believe … Read the restThe post Who Controls … [Read more...]

Close Up Footage of Man with Hungry Polar Bear

In a truly frightening moment, a large female polar bear came face to face with a BBC camera man. While the bear seems initially curious, it becomes apparent she has intentions to eat the camera man. After all, BBC camera men are probably easier to … [Read more...]

Top 5 Rabbit Hunting Tips with Bow

Is rabbit bow hunting becoming a lost art these days with the obsession people have towards the latest firearms? Do not just count out rabbit bow hunting yet as it is very crucial in a survival situation. Learning to use your bow and make a kill is … [Read more...]

Self-Reliance Key to Surviving Yellowstone

IN NEW NOVEL, SELF-RELIANCE KEY TO SURVIVING YELLOWSTONE CALDERA SUPER-ERUPTION In the new apocalyptic novel, Yellowstone, New Hampshire-based author K.R.Nilsen creates a cooperative, self-contained, and highly self-sufficient community by the name … [Read more...]

Prepping and Survival Drills to Run

by Ryan If there is one theme that I preach repeatedly for survival situations, it is to practice before your life depends upon your skills. So many survivalists pour through books, videos, and television shows learning every little trick in the … [Read more...]

One knot every survivalist should know – The Trucker Hitch

TRUCKER HITCH:  Step-by-Step Tutorial + Video! The Trucker Hitch is an impressive knot that is comprised of two very basic knots.  The name comes from its use in the transportation industry when tying and securing heavy loads.  It can be used to tie … [Read more...]

The Vehicle as Terror Weapon

vehicular terror   In these days of Pokemon Go and other smartphone distractions, you’re seeing more and more people oblivious of their surroundings. In the past, this might get you a bump on the head by walking into a lamp post. In today’s world, … [Read more...]

Ambellas Warns: “There Is A Secret Sinister Shadow Government Running Behind The Scenes… They Are Not Going To Stop”

The Deep State, or whatever you want to call the shadow government attempting to control the puppet strings behind the scenes, appears to be moving forward with their agenda at full steam. From geopolitical conflict and financial manipulations to … [Read more...]

Drinking Water Could Be Criminalized For Millions In Africa’s Most Populous City

Its a bitter irony not lost on its residents: Lagos,Nigeria, is surrounded by an abundance of water, but millions of inhabitants in Africas most populous city cant drink it. The coastal city thats bordered by a lagoon is in the throes of a water … [Read more...]

Billionaire Bunkers: How The 1% Are Preparing For The Apocalypse

(CNN)Say "doomsday bunker" and most people would imagine a concrete room filled with cots and canned goods. The threat of global annihilation may feel as present as it did during the Cold War, but today's high-security shelters could not be more … [Read more...]

Fire Starters For Camping And survival: Two New, Useful Products

Survival, at the 2017 Shot Show, was very, very big. Why you’d want to survive was never spelled out, but there was no dearth of stuff designed to get you through the Wrath to Come.The problem is that very often, the Wrath to Go does not take … [Read more...]

North of 60: Dog Sledding, Ice Caves, Snowboarding and Mountain Summits with Mandy

Back in January, I went on a climbing trip to Mexico. I had a great time climbing the amazing multi-pitch limestone walls out there, and enjoying the beautiful Mexican landscape. But I also met someone, and ultimately fell in love with this person, … [Read more...]

Off grid pot growers have problems stashing the cash

What do we do with all the Green? Legalization of marijuana in 28 states across the US has caused off-grid pot growers to jump for joy, but ongoing issues with depositing the large amounts of cash generated from the business, (and uncertainty on … [Read more...]

US War on Islamic State Designed to Fail

February 24, 2017 (Ulson Gunnar - NEO) - Any US general providing candid views on fighting and winning a war admit the impossibility of victory as long as the source of an enemy's fighting capacity remains intact. In fact, as an excuse for why the US … [Read more...]

This is it, it’s out this week!

Blimey, my book is out this weekActually it's been available on Amazon for a few days, but officially it's out on 6th June. That's when it hits the shops,How does that feel?Terrifying. And exciting.I'm having a book launch at Waterstones in … [Read more...]

Breakfast

This is just a quick little post about what I had for breakfast yesterday. My cousin had posted a video of these baked eggs on toast and I just had to try it. It is nothing but a piece of bread you mash down in the center to make an indent large … [Read more...]

Bulletproof Vests: A Beginner’s Guide

Bulletproof Vests: A Beginner’s Guide Bulletproof vests are part of every survivalist’s supplies list. They protect the torso from firearm projectiles and from shrapnel from explosions. A lot of people have the mistaken assumption that only law … [Read more...]

The Basics Behind Correct Aiming

Aiming, defined as “to direct (a weapon or camera) at a target,” is the most important aspect of shooting. It’s one thing to fire off a bunch of rounds; it’s another thing to shoot accurately. If proper aiming is your goal, begin by figuring out your … [Read more...]

New Compact Carry Guns

Not every gun owner can comfortably pack a full-sized pistol for everyday carry. Differences in climate, body shape/physical condition, skill level and hand size can all influence what type of pistol is right for them. Below is a collection of … [Read more...]

Star Parker – Standing up for Gun Rights

Three must see videos posted by gun rights activist Star Parker: Article by Dustin's Gun Blog. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

Turn in your Arms – the Government will take care of you

Turning in weapons worked really well for the Native Americans didn't it? Then again, maybe not. If you have any doubts just look up Wounded Knee. Article by Dustin's Gun Blog. Read entire story here. … [Read more...]

NRA Calls for Swift Confirmation of Interior Secretary Nominee Ryan Zinke

National Rifle Association of America | 11250 Waples Mill Road | Fairfax, VA 22031 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEJanuary 24, 2017 FOR MORE INFORMATIONNRA Public Affairs(703) 267-3820media@nraq.org NRA Seeks Swift Confirmation of Interior Secretary … [Read more...]

NRA Statement on Confirmation of Jeff Sessions as Attorney General

National Rifle Association of America | 11250 Waples Mill Road | Fairfax, VA 22030 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEFeb. 8, 2017 FOR MORE INFORMATIONNRA Public Affairs(703) 267-3820media@nrahq.org NRA Statement on Confirmation of Jeff Sessions as Attorney … [Read more...]

Millennial Revolver Concept Design

hahah so good: The sad thing is, this would sell like crazy at 2 times the price. Source – CompanyPolicy Millennial Revolver Concept Design originally appeared on Everyday No Days Off - Gun Blog Article by Everyday No Days Off – Gun Blog. Read … [Read more...]

Put The AK Down Song

Blog reader Pete made this as a song plea to the open carry sheephitters: Ahahaha perfect. Man… I still can’t believe that balaclava’d open carry into a police station actually happened LOL. Blows my mind that two people could be … [Read more...]

A Rebuttal to John Farnum on Aftermarket Glock Barrels

Recently, I ran across a fantastic article from training John Farnum on his perspective on the use of aftermarket drop-in barrels on Glock handguns (can be found here). In general, I agree with much of what he has said, but I think its a little too … [Read more...]