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4 Rules for Surviving Condition Red

You won’t get to pick the terms of a gunfight if you’re forced into one, but you can follow these rules.

When the Bad Guy is a Girl

Don’t let gender bias harm your situational awareness.

Situational Awareness: Nice Guys vs. “Nice Guys”

They may look the same, but they’re not. Here’s how to tell them apart.

Overcoming Nice-Girl Syndrome

Women are socially conditioned to be polite people-pleasers. That’s OK in general, but it can put you in danger if you try to play nice with someone who has ill intent.

The Gun as Talisman Fallacy

Your gun does not protect you just by virtue of you owning or carrying it.

Self-Defense Decision Making: The OODA Loop

When you’re in an emergency situation, you can make wiser decisions by taking time to OODA: Observe, Orient, Decide, Act.

How NRA Women Refuse to Be Victims

Carrying a gun might be the great equalizer, but learning how to become a harder target is the first line of self-defense.

Stop, Drop & Roll: Expanding Your Situational Awareness Skills

Sometimes things don't go the way we've planned, so it’s important to already have a plan in place.

Forget Politeness; Trust Your Instincts

Women make daily sacrifices for self-preservation, but avoiding risky situations isn’t always enough.

Refuse To Be A Victim: Shopping Savvy

Some tips to stay safe while holiday shopping.

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