Photo of Jacob Blake with possibly a knife in his hand

JUSTICE IN ACTION IN KENOSHA

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As I explained here in August the shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin was poorly and incompletely reported as a presumably racially-motivated shooting of an unarmed black man by white police. In fact,...
Photo of 3 guns

SAME GUN ALL THE TIME FOR EVERYTHING, OR…?

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I’m not entirely sure who first said, “Beware the man with only one gun…he probably knows how to use it.”  I think it may have been the late, great Elmer Keith. It’s not a...
Cases of ammo in storage

REFLECTIONS ON THE NEW YEAR

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If I stay up past midnight on New Year’s Eve, it won’t be so much to see the new year in as to make sure the last year is really over… Not that it will...
Greg Ellifritz addressing a MAG Deadly Force Instructor Class

EXCELLENT READING

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Greg Ellifritz, recently retired from a distinguished career in law enforcement in Ohio, is now available to teach open-enrollment (i.e., “civilian”) classes around the nation. I’ve found his training to be absolutely top-notch, and it...

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Sixty and sixty. It was sixty years ago, the year was 1960, and all these Christmases later, no gift has been more memorable than my cornerstone present that year. I had read the work of...