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0053 AAR (After Action Review) of Episode #52: Kevin Dixie

AAR of Episode #52 with Kevin Dixie

Episode Summary

In this episode we dissect the issues of race relations inside of the Second Amendment Community, why it is relevant to ALL gun owners, and what we as a group should be doing to focus on the common denominator — the Right to defend ourselves from acts of aggression — and stop being divided by man-made differences.

We are starting the After Action Review (AAR) series by focusing on Episode #52 with Kevin Dixie of No Other Choice firearms training and the Aiming For The Truth initiative.  Each AAR is a chance to discuss the knowledge shared by a guest Subject Matter Expert on a preceding episode and dive deeper into the issues shared by that SME.

 

Timestamps

(0:01:00) Intro

(0:02:40) What is an AAR Episode?

(0:09:30) AAR of Episode 52 with Kevin Dixie

(0:18:40) Polarizing Topic of Conversation

(0:29:50) 2A is For Everyone!  Or Is It?

(0:41:10) Too Independent To Work Together?

(0:51:00) Restoration of All Human Rights

(1:00:00) Can We Learn From ANTIFA?

(1:07:00) Closing Remarks

(1:16:20) Outro 

 

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0052 Kevin Dixie of No Other Choice and Aiming For The Truth

Kevin Dixie of No Other Choice and Aiming For The Truth

David and Sandy are joined by Kevin Dixie for wide-open full-throttle discussion about firearms, the Second Amendment, the Right of ALL of the People to be armed, restoring families and healing communities, strength through diversity, and keeping the government in check and in its lane.  Kevin is an energetic, passionate man on a mission and we loved having him on the show.  We are thrilled to bring this conversation to you and hope that it motivates you to make a difference in the world around you.

 

About Kevin Dixie…

Kevin is the owner-operator of No Other Choice Firearms Training (NOC) and the Founder of Aiming For The Truth, a 6-spoked approach to healing broken families and strengthening the community bonds of neighbors, to improve the lives of people in the cities and states of our nation.

Kevin has been featured on NRATV, America First Magazine, Time Magazine, Gun Freedom Radio, Firearms Network, Tom Woods Show, and dozens of podcasts.  He appeared on the cover of the November of 2018 issue of Time Magazine for their focus on “Guns In America: What 245 Americans Think About The Issue.”

If Kevin's message resonates with you and you want to help support the work he's doing to bridge the gap, heal communities, and spread the word that the Second Amendment is for ALL of America's people, head over to his Patreon Page.

 

You can connect with Kevin online at:

 

About No Other Choice Firearms Training…

No Other Choice Firearms Training is much more than a firearms and self defense training company; we are a change agent for all communities.  We provide a much needed sledge hammer to break down barriers to get all good people to understand that freedom prosperity, and liberty is for ALL.

Learn more at http://www.nootherchoice.net/

 

About Aiming For The Truth…

Aiming For The Truth is a 6-spoked approach to healing broken families and strengthening the community bonds of neighbors, to improve the lives of people in the cities and states of our nation.

This program focuses on the approach of assisting in establishing and enriching lives. This has proven to be a successful launch into true community development and acknowledgment of constitutional rights.  Truly attacking the roots of violence and looking past surface issues and desires has directed attendees and witnesses to understand a holistic approach to true human wellness.

Learn more at https://www.gofundme.com/aimingforthetruth/

 

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0051 The 2019 NRA Annual Meeting NRAAM Wrap Up

The 2019 NRA Annual Meeting Wrap Up

David, Sandy, and Mark talk about the 2019 NRA Annual Meeting (NRAAM) in this episode and share what they thought about Indianapolis, the event venue, the manufacture and vendor exhibits, and of course the DRAMA that erupted from the NRA meetings.  What did they like about the show?  What made them shake their heads?  Listen and find out!

 

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0050 Special Message for 2019 NRA Annual Meeting (NRAAM)

Special Message for 2019 NRA Annual Meeting (NRAAM)

In this very short, special episode, David has a message about the 2019 NRA Annual Meeting (NRAAM) being held this week in Indianapolis, Indiana.

David and Mark will both be attending NRAAM and would love to meet up with you!  Whether you are an exhibitor or an attendee, we'd love to shake your hand and chat with you about the podcast, the NRA Annual Meetings, and hear firsthand why the Second Amendment is important to you.

 

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0049 Listener Feedback and NRAAM 2019 Pre-Game

Listener Feedback and NRAAM 2019 Pre-Game

This episode is all about YOU, the Listener!  We review the results of the Spring 2019 Listener Survey and go over what YOU think about the show.  We also talk about the upcoming NRA Annual Meeting in Indianapolis, and discuss our plans for what we'll be doing at the show.  If you're there, we hope to meet as many of you in person as possible!

 

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0048 The Concealed Carry Woman

The Concealed Carry Woman

Ladies rejoice!  Noel from the very popular Instagram account @ConcealedCarryWoman joins David and Sandy for her first appearance on ANY podcast to talk about the woman's perspective of carrying a firearm and adopting the armed lifestyle.  Noel's mission is to prove to women that they CAN be armed and STILL dress like a woman, by using a series of daily photos showing her doing exactly that.

 

About Noel, @ConcealedCarryWoman

Noel began curating her insanely popular Instagram profile, @ConcealedCarryWoman, three years ago and it has quickly grown to have over 11,000 followers – nearly half of whom are women.  She takes a unique approach to empowering women to believe in their ability to carry a firearm for self-defense by showing them that it can be done without having to throw away all of their clothes and starting over.

You can follow her on social media here:

 

 

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0047 Rob Pincus on Active Shooter Situations, Protecting Yourself, and Curbing the Trend

Rob Pincus on Active Shooter Situations, Protecting Yourself, and Curbing the Trend

David and Mark are joined by firearms industry expert and renowned training instructor, Rob Pincus.  In the wake of the March 2019 Christchurch, New Zealand terror attacks, Rob chats with us about active shooter situations, protecting yourself should you end up in one, and offers some thoughts on how society could better work to curb the trend of these spree killings.  This is not a conversation to miss!

 

About Rob Pincus

Rob Pincus is a professional trainer, author and consultant. Rob is the principal behind the Personal Defense Network as well as I.C.E Firearms Training.  He is the Developer of the Combat Focus® Shooting program, the most efficient defensive firearms training methodology available today.

Rob provides efficient training methodologies to those interested in developing firearms, tactical operations and defensive skills. These methods stress gaining maximum value from limited training resources and working well with what the body does naturally under real world conditions.

Rob has experience as a law enforcement officer and executive protection agent and was also commissioned as an officer in the United States Army Reserve after graduating from the Military College of Vermont with a degree in Political Science. Rob serves the San Miguel County Sheriff’s Office as a Training Officer and has been a staff writer with S.W.A.T. Magazine since 2001.

 

Personal Defense Network

Personal Defense Network (PDN) brings together the insight and training expertise of the best instructors in the industry, and has become the go-to resource for conscientious civilians, law enforcement personnel and military operators interested in defending every aspect of their lives. PDN contributors are a hand-picked group, representing all facets of personal defense, so you will have the best the web has to offer, all in one destination.

You can learn more about the Personal Defense Network here:

https://www.personaldefensenetwork.com

 

I.C.E Firearms Training Services

“I.C.E.” Stands for Integrity, Consistency and Efficiency, the hallmarks of the programs, courses and services provided by the company.

You can learn more about I.C.E here:

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0046 Dave ‘Boon’ Benton and Bill Orndorf on Vehicle Defense Concepts for Civilians and LEO

Dave “Boon” Benton and Bill Orndorf on Vehicle Defense Concepts for Civilians and LEO

David and Mark are excited to bring you this conversation with Dave “Boon” Benton and Bill Orndorf about Vehicle Defense concepts for both civilians and Law Enforcement Officers.  Commonly called VCQB, which is perhaps a misnomer, this episode explores the art of fighting from within and around a vehicle and how it's more relevant to your life than you might think.

 

About Dave “Boon” Benton

Boon likely needs no introduction.  He is a US Marine Corps veteran, has a combined 24 years serving in specialized teams and leadership roles in the military, law enforcement, protective security, and intelligence community.  He has held many positions on various teams from assaulter, sniper, breacher, tactical medic, team leader, and instructor.


Perhaps more recognizably for many of our listeners, Boon is one of the warriors that fought to protect the the US Diplomatic Post and CIA Annex in Benghazi, Libya in September of 2012.  The commitment and bravery of Boon and his brothers in arms was chronicled in the book “13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi” and also the movie, “13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi”.

 

About Bill Orndorf

Bill is one of the founding partners of ShootingClasses.com.  He is a former Deputy Sheriff with the Brevard County, Florida, Sheriff’s Office where he worked both patrol and in the Criminal Investigation Division.  He is a NRA certified Firearms Instructor and a member of the Defensive Marksmanship Instructor Group.

 

ShootingClasses.com

Boon and Bill are partners in ShootingClasses.com, an online portal which assists firearms trainers and ranges in administering and automating their business.

Be sure to visit their site to connect with these gentlemen and their colleagues, and to learn more about the classes they have scheduled and about the other services that they offer.

 

Mentioned in This Episode:

13 Hours: The Inside Account of What Really Happened in Benghazi
Book by Michael Zuckoff

13 Hours: The Secret Soldiers of Benghazi
Movie by Michael Bay

Beirut Rules: The Murder of a CIA Station Chief and Hezbollah's War Against America
Book by Fred Burton

The Science of Fear: How the Culture of Fear Manipulates Your Brain
Book by Daniel Gardner

Never Split the Difference: Negotiating as if Your Life Depended on It
Book by Chris Voss

 

 

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0045 What Motivates YOU? WIth Ian Strimbeck of Rune Nation

What Motivates YOU? With Ian Strimbeck of Rune Nation

In this episode, David and Mark are joined by Ian Strimbeck of Rune Nation to discuss the things that do, and should, motive each of us to be better shooters, teachers, students, Second Amendment advocates, and protectors.  As you listen we hope you think about what fuels YOU in your pursuits, and we hope that you will contact us after the show and share your own stories with us.  We might just bring you on as a guest in the future!

 

About Ian Strimbeck and Rune Nation

“My name is Ian Strimbeck and I am a veteran of the United States Marine Corps where I conducted training to host nation forces in small-unit tactics as an Infantry Rifleman. During that time I attained experience in combat and security operations and held every position in a fire team from SAW Gunner to Team Leader. I've had the opportunity to have been in multiple high-tension environments during my time in the military and therefore bring back what I've learned to you. 

Runenation is a consulting and education company specializing in the constant growth of the multidisciplinary tactician. Too often in the “gun world,” you see individuals who are drawn to a singular tool in lieu of looking at the bigger picture. It isn't solely about the gun, blade, grappling, striking, medical, fitness, or verbal acuity. It's a constantly evolving skillset that you put a varying amount of effort into throughout your life.”

 

For more information about Ian or Rune Nuation, you can connect with him at:

https://www.runenationllc.com

 

 

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0044 The (Post) Valentine’s Day Episode

The (Post) Valentine's Day Episode

In this episode, David is joined for the second-time ever by his wife, Sandy, and they discuss the topic of sharing the shooting hobby and armed lifestyle with your significant other. 

Topics include date nights at the shooting range, how to introduce a new shooter to firearms, whether it's smart to try to instruct your significant other, getting training together as a couple, and war-gaming your home defense plan. 

This episode has it all!

 

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