The Reason We Carry

Aug 22, 2020 | 0 comments

Too often gun owners forget that defensive gun use is about saving lives.’s editor Bob Owens reports for the December issue of Townhall Magazine. In August, I had a chance to attend a 250 Pistol class at Gunsite Academy near Paulden, Arizona. The class, created by the legendary Col. Jeff Cooper, is billed as the Gunsite experience, and it doesn’t disappoint.

In the five days and one night I was there, I learned more about fighting with a handgun than I had learned in my entire life up to that point. That makes perfect sense, considering that virtually every reputable handgun …read more