Tag Archives: Self defense

Libertarian commentary on the news, #14-27D: Islamic wars, Home front

By Nathan Barton Good morning!  Tensions rising again, both overseas and here.  Let’s look at a few. First, a brief look at Canaan and that part of the Islamic world wars. When you look at a map of the Middle … Continue reading

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Fundamentals of Shooting (3)

By MamaLiberty To recap: As great and wonderful as target and competition shooting truly are, training only for sport shooting leaves some dangerous holes in the fabric of what’s needed for self defense. If you carry a gun, you need … 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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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-21D: Government kills

By Nathan Barton Good morning.  Nearing the end of another week with greetings to all the Free State Wyoming friends gathering this weekend, preparing for the inevitable. Mama’s Note: Taking off to camp with the FSW bunch this weekend, no … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-20D: “Unintended consequences?”

Good morning… I think. Lots of fun things: In Connecticut, one of the strongest (worst) police states of the Fifty States, the legislature has been “forced” (by the fear of losing federal money) to make chocolate milk illegal in schools, … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-20B: cops and killing and more

By Nathan Barton Good morning! It is a weekly, if not daily, litany of new crimes and wickedness perpetrated by gangs in this nation: gangs in blue uniforms (well, increasingly, black uniforms) with their fancy cars and high-tech equipment and … 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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Self Defense Training Priorities

By MamaLiberty I read quite a few shooting and personal defense type blogs, and occasionally participate in such forums as well. Most, of course, reflect the interests of men, and young men seem to be fairly dominant. Even the blogs … Continue reading

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Libertarian Commentary on the News, #14-19C: Taxes, cops and other evil things

By Nathan Barton Good morning, and what all do we have today? More wind, more winter, and more government stupidity.  Oh, and more taxes (theft). Thanks to the Tax Foundation, we can compare states as far as how much they … Continue reading

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