Reality-Based Self Defense and Personal Protection Resources
Reality-Based Self Defense and Personal Protection Resources

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PREVENT VIOLENCE VS. DO VIOLENCE: PART I

Being able to prevent violence and being able to do violence are two very different things. That’s obvious, right? When stated in opposition like that, it’s self-evident. And yet, I get enough feedback to tell me it’s still fuzzy in most people’s heads. Nearly everyone we train shows up looking for the former — they […] Read More

BUT I DON’T WANT TO KILL ANYONE!

I was recently reading an article on personal self defense in which the author was speaking of violence as though you could pick and choose the level of seriousness of the interaction. If he’s a little more serious, then so are you—and if he wants to kill you, well, that’s the only time you’re going […] Read More

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PRACTICING SELF DEFENSE: CAN BIGGER-STRONGER-FASTER MAKE A DIFFERENCE?

The answer depends on who’s doing the injuring and who’s getting injured while practicing self defense… Bigger, faster, and stronger are great attributes to have, if you know what to do with them: If you have more mass, you can hit harder. If you have more strength, you can hang on nice and tight for […] Read More