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Margaret Thompson Murdock: Shooting for Glory

The first woman to win a medal in the Olympics in a shooting event, Murdock was later inducted to the USA Shooting Hall of Fame.

In Defense of Freedom and Firearms: Ida B. Wells-Barnett

An educator, journalist and civil rights crusader, Ida B. Wells-Barnett was an advocate of the use of firearms for self-defense.

Osa Johnson: Always in the Thick of It

A rough and tough explorer, she stopped stampedes and felled ferocious felines, while documenting her adventures with a crank camera.

 

“Stagecoach Mary” Fields: Gun Totin’ and No Tolerance for Nonsense

Mary’s imposing size and personality—and trademark Smith & Wesson strapped under her apron—made her a memorable character everywhere she went.

Coming to Grips with Your Grips

Your gun’s grip affects your marksmanship more than you imagined. Here’s what you need to know.

Springfield XD-S Mod.2 OSP: Single-Stack, Compact & Optics Ready

With Springfield quality and a great fit, less is indeed more.

NRA Basic Pistol: The Gateway to Future Firearm Training

New to handguns? The NRA Basics of Pistol Shooting course is your first step in your journey to firearm skills and competency.

Video—Paradigm Shift: A.T.A.C.'s Firearm Training for Women

“Most schools teach the primary objective is to shoot the target. We teach the primary objective is NOT to be shot by the target … .”

Concealing in Style with Tactica Defense Fashion

Think style has to be sacrificed for security? Not so. Tactica Defense Fashion has introduced one of the most comprehensive lines of women’s concealed-carry gear and clothing ever produced.

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