You are at the shopping mall, and see three suspicious looking men entering the area where you and your family are located. They start to spread out, but are maintaining eye contact with each other. Each has a large back pack, and each is wearing a long jacket (clothing is bulky). It doesn’t look right to you. It is 95°F outside. What are you going to do? …

Read more HERE  7119-3-CodeWords

Self Defense – is a very serious matter – even for Pepper Spray use!

PeprSpryAn Interview with Attorney Penny Dean

Interview by Gila Hayes

Readers may recall that our April 2018 edition of this online journal told the first half of a story about New Hampshire Attorney Penny Dean’s defense of a Network member charged with assault and battery after self defense with pepper spray to prevent being choked into unconsciousness. If you missed the first part of this instructive interview, read it at, then enjoy the conclusion here.

Courtesy of  Armed Citizen’s Legal Defense Network, Inc.


Position SUL – Why and How to do it.

7230-PositionSULintroduction You drew your gun in public.  You decide you don’t  want to holster right away. How do you hold your firearm to reduce your appearance of “menace”? Here is an option, depending upon the facts and circumstances.

Intended t0 be a position of “restraint” and not of menace.

Position SUL is for the purpose of getting the weapon into a safer angle so your family, and non-threats can move around your firearm.

Step by step instruction, with photos on how to do position SUL and when it is used. Read more HERE.

Police Use Of Deadly Force AB 931

Following a controversial shooting in Sacramento, California, legislation has been introduced to change the legal standard for law enforcement in California from using “objectively reasonable force” to “necessary force.”  Under this new standard, police officers would be legally allowed to use deadly force only if “there were no other reasonable alternatives to prevent serious injury or death,” according to a spokesperson for the ACLU. (see FSN #363).  Also, it should be noted that the push for this type of legislative change is not limited to California. Also, I raise the concern as to future potential application of these proposals to the general citizenry. Is the fundamental right of self defense itself at risk? [read more here]

Repeal the 2nd Amendment and there will be war.

The call  to repeal the second Amendment  is a prelude to war.  Such seeks to void the foundational contract between We the People and the government formed to serve.  The ultimate power of the People to resist tyranny and oppression by force of arms, as a last resort, is not subject to repeal. Whether this effort be founded on ignorance or malice, is not relevant.

Any attempt to confiscate the weapons of the American people will be an act of war.  So it was on April 19, 1775, and so it will be again.

We can either learn from history, or  repeat it.


Historical Reading :

The Shot Heard Around the World
“The Arms Of All The People
Should Be Taken Away”   6135-The Arms Of All The People.pdf
Nazi Repression of Firearms Owners
by  Stephen P. Halbrook, Ph.D., J.D. 6160Nazi Repression of Firearms

Principles of Our Republic:  6150-PrinciplesOfOurRepublic.pdf