May/June Issue

Lesson in Reality, The Tavor Rifle Couples Training and more... … Read More...

MayJun15-Pg 18

Couples Training

By Carolee Anita Boyles, Contributing Editor If you’ve ever watched a friend train with her significant other, you already know how challenging it can be. She … Read More...

MayJun15-Pg 26

Understanding Scope Reticles

By Carolee Anita Boyles, Contributing Editor Back in the day (not so long ago), when you purchased a riflescope or a pistol scope for target shooting or hunting, … Read More...

Peggy T Crop

From The Editor

It’s become fashionable in media circles to assign color names to various “revolutions” around the globe. Iran’s Green Revolution. Georgia’s Rose Revolution. … Read More...


MayJun15-Pg 24-2

Women and the Tactical Conference

By Lynn Givens, Director, Women’s Training, SAFTD Women make up half the population of the world and a great deal of … Read More...

MayJun15-Pg 20

IWI Tavor: Compact Bullpup for Close Quarters Defense

By Diane Walls, Contributing Editor When it comes to defending oneself and one’s loved ones, it has been said that a … Read More...



Defensive Strategies- Lyn Bates

A “lesson in reality” from Arkansas.


Legally Speaking- Karen L. MacNutt

Eye witnesses can make mistakes—here’s why.


Making A Difference- Genie Jennings

Working on state legislation can be fruitful, but only if you heed the lessons learned.