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Bulletproof Mind DVD

DVD: Bulletproof Mind There are basically two types of people in the world: sheep and wolves. If you are a productive member of society, you’re a sheep. If, on the other hand, you are someone who feeds on sheep without mercy, you are a wolf. Regardless of your mission in the world, when you forget…

Bulletproof Mind Download

Video Download: Bulletproof Mind There are basically two types of people in the world: sheep and wolves. If you are a productive member of society, you’re a sheep. If, on the other hand, you are someone who feeds on sheep without mercy, you are a wolf. Regardless of your mission in the world, when you…

Dealing with the Aftermath of Using Self Defense Firearms

In this extended video, Lt. Col. Dave Grossman, author of On Killing, addresses the question of how to prepare for the ramifications of taking action to defend yourself and your community. His advice? Feel good about it. Feel good that you saved your life and others’ lives. He also considers the practical and legal aspects…

Best of PDN 2014: Articles and Videos

Every year, as Managing Editor of Personal Defense Network, I have the pleasure of recapping our content highlights. The process works like this: I have one of our tech- and data-savvy team members (in this year’s case, Patrick) collect lists of the most popular articles and videos posted in the preceding year. Then I go…

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Pre-Battle Veteran: Hand to Hand Combat Training

Lt. Col. Dave Grossman explains the concept behind this term, which he coined while a professor at West Point and how it connects with hand to hand combat training. Historically, veterans were those who had lived through combat. Today, with the use of realistic simulators, hand to hand combat training, airsoft and Simunitions, we have…

Preparing for a School Shooting: Fight For Your Life

Lt. Col. Dave Grossman and Rob Pincus discuss proactive strategies for school defense in case of a school shooting. Rob’s School Attacker Response Course is based on the fact that the “hide and hope” strategies children have been taught have failed in school shooting situations. SARC teaches kids that their first duty is to evade,…

The American Martial Art of War

Lt. Col. Dave Grossman, one of the world’s foremost experts in the field of human aggression and the roots of violence and violent crime, discusses the American contribution to the art of war: gunfighting. This is what Americans do better than anyone else in the world, and we’ve got a long list of renowned gunfighters…

The Importance of ‘Monday Morning Quarterbacking’

Rob Pincus has appeared on several episodes of the Stop the Threat TV program, which dissects re-enactments of actual crimes to share lessons that can be learned from the experiences of the victims. There is no replacement for experience … or is there? In his book On Combat,Lt. Col. Dave Grossman coined the term “Pre-Battle…

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Deadly Force Decisions: The First Step

We live in a violent society. When I first became a police officer, I carried a six-shot revolver. Portable radios were bigger and heavier than bricks. There were no cages in the patrol cars, and the patrol cars had a red light and a blue light on top. At least I had TWO lights on…

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