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Can You Even Throw A Punch?

Its dangerous out there and especially for you.. The enemy may be next door and you don’t even know it but you have to have the guts too look. What can you really do once you see or become a victim of violence?  Do you get scared or worse, receive a bashing? Do you hide [...]

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Transform Yourself Into The Ultimate Protector Of Your Loved Ones With The Armed American Training Series..

I am a martial artist who also studies knife and stick fighting.   When it comes to self-defense, you cannot neglect handguns as a form of defense.  I spent 18 years as a Federal Agent and 22 in three military services so I know the value of armed defense.  If you are going to possess [...]

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Trap and Roll for Dealing with the Mount Position

This is a basic technique for dealing with the mounted position and the attacker is either choking or holding you down.

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5 Basic Stick and Knife Strikes for Self Defense

This video demonstrates five stick and knife strikes from Special Agent Combative System.    

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The Dangers And Solutions To Small Crime Part 1 Burglaries

Real security requires a realistic look at the world. No way around it. The truth is that although serious crimes do happen, the bulk of criminal activity in this country is not actually under FBI’s radar. Nonetheless becoming a victim to a “small” crime is still a pretty traumatic event. This is why today we [...]

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The Dangers and Solutions to Small Crime Part 2 Fraud and Identity Theft

If the number of burglaries has sent shivers down your spine (see article on how to protect yourself from burglaries here), the fraud and identity theft figures should give you nightmares. Roughly 12 million Americans fall victim each year and the number is on the rise. Trouble is that modern identity theft, especially credit card [...]

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The Dangers and Solutions to Small Crime Part 3 Assaults and Pickpocketing

We’ve covered burglaries and identity theft, now it’s time to move on to my personal favorites: simple assaults and pickpocketing. Why my favorites? Because although the official estimates put the number at roughly 4 million incidences per year, these are actually the crimes you can most easily protect from. The number are fairly meaningless anyway, [...]

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The Five Rules of an Effective Technique

No matter what self-defense technique you want to use in order to get out of trouble, your “weapon of choice” needs to abide to these five basic rules. This is not because I want to impose anything on you, but goes without saying that if you can’t use this technique to save your life, then [...]

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