All posts by Lester Beltran

  • Dealing with the Brats in this World

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; In case you haven’t noticed it, the world around us is full of brats. I’m sure you’ve seen them, even if that’s...

  • Guns in the Vehicle

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; Those of us who carry, of course carry in our vehicles as well. There’s usually nothing wrong with that, legally speaking; but...

  • Answering the Question Why We Always Carry

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; I’m sure it’s happened to you… someone you know, asking why you always have to carry that “thing” upon your hip. Every...

  • Keeping Your Pants from Falling Down

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; I’ve been carrying concealed for quite a few years and if there’s one constant in carrying concealed, is that the weight of...

  • Defending Yourself While Traveling

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; With the holiday season upon us, many people will be traveling. I just came back from a Thanksgiving trip, where we went...

  • Don’t Give them a Hiding Place

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; Thieves and robbers are meticulous sorts. They have to be in their line of business. Not only do they have the police...

  • Where’s Your Nearest Gun?

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; For those of us who are concerned about protecting our families, guns are a way of life. Like me, you probably carry...

  • Dealing with Body Armor

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; Normally when we talk about body armor, we do so from the viewpoint of using it ourselves. But with the ready availability...

  • Killer Bows

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; My eye was drawn to an article this week about a bow and arrow attack in Norway that killed five people and...

  • At What Point is it a Deadly Weapon?

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; One of the tricky problems with self-defense is defining when it is truly self-defense and when it isn’t. We are all taught...

  • Fences and Your Home’s Security

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; Traveling around the average city, it’s common to see fenced-in backyards on most homes. About the only exception to this is in...

  • Women and Guns

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; It took me some time to get on board, but I’ve been a strong proponent of women and guns for a lot...

  • Knocking on Your Door

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; One of the more vulnerable times we all face is when we answer the door of our own home. While a number...

  • Road Rage

    Dear Fellow Survivalist; One of the phenomenon of our times is the anger that drivers encounter on the road and the things which that anger...