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Female Clerk Defends Like a Boss (Video)

Female Clerk Defends Like a Boss (Video)

In self-defense, a bigger weapon is of no use to you unless you can use it smartly. In this video, a would-be robber with a handgun tries to hold up a liquor store,  manned by a woman who seemed barely phased by his attempt. She smartly utilizes her own defense and thwarts his attempt before it even starts. This video is very informative because the clerk uses some very quick-thinking, that we can all learn from, and John from Active Self-Protection breaks it down very well. If you liked this, you might also enjoy… All Survival Preparedness Boils Down to […]

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Surviving a Kidnapping   

Surviving a Kidnapping  

Kidnapping is not the most likely event that you will need to survive, but it isn’t always something that happens to other people.  It isn’t something that only happens to those who are wealthy enough to pay ransom, or people living in the third world.  Even in countries like the United States, people have been kidnapped and tortured for their suspected political opinions, their race, and for sexual assault. While women and children are more likely to be the victims, men are not immune. Recently in America, there was a case of a professional football player being kidnapped, and even […]

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How to Protect Yourself From Post-Disaster Urban Crime

How to Protect Yourself From Post-Disaster Urban Crime

  In the wilderness, exposure, dehydration, starvation, and wildlife will be your biggest threats.  In an urban setting, your biggest threat could come from other people. Now that’s not to say that everyone should be out for themselves and treat all others as potential flesh-eating zombies after a disaster.  But we do need to recognize those that the criminal element of our society will be emboldened by the absence of law and order in an urban environment. And more than likely current n’er-do-wells, who are not currently spending their hard-earned money on canned food and bottled water, will increase their […]

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