When it comes to other rare events that can have destructive consequences on our lives, we aren’t shy about preparing for them. We have fire extinguishers, disaster preparedness kits, insurance because we know there are things in this world outside of our control, and being prepared for them gives us confidence. So why do so few of us have a plan for unexpected violence?
Trick shooting, such as shooting to wound or trying to shoot the gun out of an attacker’s hand, is not seriously considered when training to use a firearm for self-defense.
I’ve recently come across two different articles giving “advice” to women about self-defense… both of them absolutely abysmal.