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The 5 Essential Steps for New Gun Owners

There’s a lot of scary stuff happening around the world, and a lot of people are going out and buying guns for home and self defense and in response to threats to 2nd Amendment rights. Unfortunately, more guns in circulation doesn’t automatically mean people are suddenly more secure and ready to defend their homes. Owning a gun and knowing how to tactically deploy your firearm are two very different things, so I just wanted to provide a roadmap from 30,000 …

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Principled Aggression with Dom Raso

Former SEAL Team Six operator Dom Raso knows the real-world application of the defense techniques he teaches others through Dynamis Alliance. His company trains and equips individuals in battle-tested skills that can help defend against real-world threats to you and those you love.  Our friend Clint Emerson, New York Times best-selling author of 100 Deadly Skills and Escape the Wolf, met with Dom to learn how we can train ourselves to make his techniques a natural response against attackers. Dom …

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50 Round Pistol Drills with Paul Perkerson and John Lovell

How do you maximize your training during an ammunition shortage? Dry fire. The end. Stop reading. You know everything now.   Yes, John and I know that dry fire should be the cornerstone of your training whether there is an ammunition shortage or not. The thing is – telling you to dry fire makes for a short read, a really lame video, and is about as helpful as telling someone who wants to run a 5 minute mile to just run …

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IWI X95 Tavor Review

If you’re reading this post, chances are you’re familiar with the versatile AR15. Chances are even good that you have shot an AR15 or own one as part of your personal arsenal. You probably also know that here at Warrior Poet, we are big proponents of the ArmaLite standard; however, this post is not about the standard issue AR15. Today we’re going to focus on the pros and cons of the Israeli Weapons Industry (IWI) X95 Tavor.  The IWI X95 …

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How to Disarm America

To disarm America is to destroy the very foundation of freedom that our country was built upon. Because we have more guns than people, we are immediately, categorically different than how you disarm other countries. The 2nd amendment is wired into our core framework in the attitude of what it means to be an American. Free speech and the right to bear arms are our biggest backbone pieces. Our founders recognized that if you give people rights but you don’t …

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AR550 Steel Raven Target System

The Raven AR550 Steel Target System by Warrior Poet Society was engineered around the modern shooter. One of the foremost considerations during the design process was to afford you more time shooting and less time prepping. With durable 3-piece construction and an overall weight of just 42 pounds, you can have the Raven set up to shoot in seconds. Sure it’s fast – and it’s also strong. We made sure not to sacrifice strength for speed. The AR550 steel will …

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Selecting the Right Suppressor

If you’re in the market for a new suppressor, it can be easy to get overwhelmed by all the options. But what criteria should you consider most when shopping for a new suppressor? Well, I’m glad you asked! Easy day. Many people who are looking for a suppressor only seem to think of one thing – sound suppression. It’s all about being Hollywood movie QUIET. BUT, if you’re shooting 5.56, you’re never going to get your gun “silent”. You can …

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