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The Armed Citizen® August 7, 2020

A woman was asleep in her bed at 1 a.m. when a man forced entry into her home

The Armed Citizen® July 31, 2020

Upon hearing intruders demand money from another member of the household, a brave women retrieved her handgun, then exchanged gunfire with the armed would-be robbers.

The Armed Citizen® July 24, 2020

A man broke into a home through the basement and made his way upstairs—until he was met by the armed homeowner.

The Armed Citizen® July 10, 2020

Fearing for her life, an elderly mother who was being attacked by her adult daughter drew a handgun in self-defense.

The Armed Citizen® July 3, 2020

A woman who was pumping gas into her car was approached by her ex-boyfriend, who began hitting her with a rock and punching her in the face. 

The Armed Citizen® June 26, 2020

A woman managed to retrieve a gun after her estranged husband, who had broken into her home, began to assault her and her boyfriend with a knife.

Armed & Fabulous | Leading The Pack: Suzie Brewster

Through the Washington Women's Shooting Club, Suzie Brewster, a winner of the Diana Award, has helped introduce the shooting sports to nearly 1,000 women. Although she has faced unimaginable tragedy in her life, she remains the definition of resilience.

The Armed Citizen® June 12, 2020

An armed Louisiana woman thwarted a potential break-in to her home during the mid-morning hours.

Armed & Fabulous | Advocacy's Influence: Janet Nyce

A fierce advocate for the Second Amendment and hunters' rights, Janet Nyce, co-chair of the NRA Women's Leadership Forum, has led a life of activism in support of firearms and the outdoors. As a lifelong volunteer, she is an active member of nearly 40 nationally recognized organizations such as Safari Club International, Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, Second Amendment Sisters, the Pennsylvania Federation of Sportsmen’s Clubs and the Women’s Shooting Sports Foundation.She most recently was named the first "NRA Patriot of the Year," an award presented at the 2020 NRA Great American Outdoor Show

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