Tag Archives: Gun ownership

A Lady and A Gun

By MamaLiberty One of the most exciting things for me as a firearms and self defense instructor, is seeing an increasing number of women, especially young people, becoming interested and starting the process toward responsible gun ownership. Once they have … Continue reading

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Above The “Law”

By MamaLiberty The lawless religious right: Time to stop caving to their ridiculous tantrums Salon – by Katie McDonogh “The Christian right wants to live above the law, and so far they’ve been wildly successful at getting what they want. … Continue reading

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A Walk On The Dark Side

By MamaLiberty Sally had worked much later than she had intended to, and hurried as she crossed the dimly lit lobby to the front. The old security guard shuffled toward her to unlock the door, wishing her a good evening … Continue reading

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A Bird In The Hand

By MamaLiberty Ancient wisdom tells us that a bird in the hand is worth two in the bush. What’s in your hand is yours to do with as you please, but in opening your hand to grasp the two in … Continue reading

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Mama at JPFO

I was invited to write for Jews For the Preservation of Firearms Ownership (JPFO) and sent them a past favorite to start. Next one is in the works now and will be published on Tuesday next week. Bookmark JPFO, if … Continue reading

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Fundamentals of Shooting (2)

By MamaLiberty Last time we looked at the difference between target/competition shooting and some potentially serious differences in a self defense situation. The fundamental of aiming, and how various alternative methods might come in very handy, is an important part … Continue reading

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Fundamentals of Shooting

By MamaLiberty The NRA Guide to The Basics of Pistol Shooting lists the “fundamentals” as: Aiming breath control hold control trigger control follow through Any experienced shooter will tell you that learning and practicing these basics is very important. They … Continue reading

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Trust, Safety and Guns

By MamaLiberty Do you drive frequently in heavy traffic? Aren’t all the other drivers complete strangers? You have no idea what their intentions are or their competence to operate a vehicle – and the “driver’s license” is certainly no guarantee … Continue reading

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Living Alone, Staying Alive

By MamaLiberty Last week I wrote about the priorities of training, with ongoing situational awareness and realistic analysis of your individual risk factors as potentially even more important than your gun handling skills, vital as those are. This week I’d … Continue reading

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Bloomberg and MDA To Empower Women?

Bloomberg: I won’t run for president, ‘plain and simple’ Shannon Watts, founder of Moms Demand Action, which is part of Bloomberg’s initiative, said her organization plans to reach out to women and mothers over the next several months leading up … Continue reading

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