New Texas Open Carry Law

Texas legislators voted for open carry

Texas will soon allow open carry! Even though this is a triumph for Second Amendment supporters, I will continue to carry concealed. As a martial artist (3rd degree Black Belt Kaju Kenpo), I was taught not to advertise my skills. Let the would-be assailant be surprised when he ends up on the ground as the recipient of an unarmed response.

If you need to pull out a firearm to protect yourself or others, let the “bad guy” find out then that you are carrying. Continue Reading →

Second Amendment Rights

A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.

The Bill of Rights became part of the constitution of the United States in 1791. The First Amendment secures the rights to free speech, free press, and to exercise one’s religion. The of the Founders considered the Second Amendment necessary to guarantee these basic human rights. Continue Reading →