The Armed Citizen® July 29, 2022

A man attempted to break into a woman's home with her three children inside.

by posted on July 29, 2022
NRA Women The Armed Citizen Aiming A Pistol

A burglar entered a home through the back door of a laundry room and was attempting to gain access to the main portion of the house when the homeowner went to investigate. She shot the intruder twice in the chest to protect herself and her three children also in the home. (, San Antonio, Texas, 04/29/22)

A woman was forced to shoot a man in self-defense when he assaulted her. Police spoke to witnesses and reviewed evidence before releasing the woman. The attacker died of his injuries. (, Phoenix, Ariz., 06/19/22)


Rao Waterfowl Hipster 1
Rao Waterfowl Hipster 1

Are You a Migratory Bird Hunting HIP-ster?

The Harvest Information Program helps biologists estimate the number of migratory birds taken each year—and is your way of helping the sport you enjoy! 

The Armed Citizen® August 12, 2022

A woman who was being assaulted shot her attacker in the leg,

Springfield Armory Announces “Unlock Greatness” In-Store Giveaway Event

Safes containing an unannounced firearm and accessories from our partners are arriving at retailers now. Will your code open the safe and unlock greatness?

Understanding Firearms: Choosing the Right Ammo for Your Shotgun and Target

When you find a store stocked with lots of ammo choices, it can be overwhelming. Here's how to choose the right ammo for your shotgun and target.

8 Tips for Relearning to Hunt in a New State

Most hunting comes down to being safe, following the rules, knowledge of animals and land, and having fun. 

7 Archery-Season Commandments

Treat them as if they were carved in stone for a safe and enjoyable bowhunting season!

Women's Interests

Get the best of NRA Women delivered to your inbox.