Category Archives: weapons and tactics

“The UN, Guns, and US Constitution” – Explaning the Arms Trade Treaty

Recent events in the US have once again ignited the debate over control of guns within the US.  This post is not a political debate rather an introduction to US gun issues and, more specifically, actions of the United Nations.   … Continue reading

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Long Range Shooting with Lloyd Hill – Long Range Shooting Shop

I rarely, if ever, endorse products on this blog.  A few months ago I had a chance to meet Lloyd Hill of Long Range Shooting Shop (Plano, Tx) at a range outside of Dallas when I was doing some shooting … Continue reading

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“So you wanna be a Scout/Sniper huh?” – BulletLogic

Jeff Fox, a former Marine Sniper I served with many years ago has a new blog called Bullet Logic in which he talks about long range and tactical shooting.  He is still very active in shooting and competitions and his … Continue reading

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“Use of Force” Webcast – Nexus Consulting Group

Nexus Consulting Group is scheduling a webcast for the week of May 21- 25 on the topic of the Use of Force in Maritime Security.  Recently, a video surfaced of a maritime security company firing on Somali Pirates.  While the … Continue reading

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“Semper Fi?” – Marines Convicted of Selling Weapons to Gangs & China

As a former Marine, this is a difficult story for me to write. It does however highlight the importance of the concept of “trust but verify” within security.  As reported in the Jacksonville Daily News, a 2 year investigation by … Continue reading

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