Author Archives: Brandon

Brandon is the founder of Concealed Nation and is an avid firearm enthusiast, with a particular interest in responsible concealed carry. His EDC is a Glock 27 that holds Hornady 165 gr FTX Critical Defense rounds, and rides comfortably in an Alien Gear Cloak Tuck 2.0 holster.
Permit-less Carry: Do You Agree With It? How About Formal Training Being A Requirement?
Running a pro-gun website, it's tricky for me to sometimes talk about certain topics. People get really worked up about these topics, and I... Read More
Home Intruder Shot And Killed By Homeowner In Kentucky
ASHLAND, KENTUCKY -- A homeowner is said to have shot and killed a home intruder in the early morning hours on Saturday. Troopers say Gregory W.... Read More
Just One Irresponsible Gun Owner Makes Millions Look Bad; Church Edition
ALTOONA, PA -- A man at his church for Easter vigil negligently discharged his firearm during the service. Police are currently debating whether to... Read More
Woman Gives Graphic Account Of Near-Death Assault By Her Own Son And Credits Armed Citizen For Saving Her Life
PHOENIX, AZ -- A few weeks ago, a story came across my desk that was hard to comprehend. A mother was viciously attacked by her own son who had a... Read More
Concealed Carrying Jogger Stops Attempted Car Burglary
WEST JORDAN, UTAH -- A man about to head out for a jog was interrupted when a clueless burglar didn't realize the man was still in his vehicle... Read More
Concealed Carry Training: How Would You Handle These Two Scenarios?
From time to time, I am going to have some articles that throw out hypothetical situations that could happen while you're carrying, and ask what you... Read More
CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Concealed Carrier In GA Steps In During Attempted Car Jacking
SMYRNA, GA -- A city worker who happened to be at the car wash during an attempted car jacking is begin hailed a hero today after stopping the... Read More
Clear Channel Changes Mind, Takes Down Anti-Gun Billboards On Donated Space
By Dan Zimmerman. Republished with permission from As we noted earlier, San Antonio-based Clear Channel Communications had... Read More
[VIDEO] Older Story, New To Us: Man Holds Bad Guy At Gunpoint After He Was Assaulting Woman On NYC Subway
This story is admittedly new to us, but it's been around for a while (over a year). The New York State Rifle & Pistol Association released a... Read More
Another “I Am Not Allowed To Carry At Work” Scenario: What Do You Do?
A reader sent us a message similar to this one, asking what we would do if we were in a similar situation. While each situation may sound unique,... Read More
[BEGINNERS GUIDE] Three Ways To Lose A Gunfight
By Robert Farago. Republished with permission from More Americans buy guns for self-defense than any other reason. And why... Read More
[BREAKING] Chris Christie Pardons Shaneen Allen, The PA Mom Arrested In NJ For Having Her Firearm
NEW JERSEY -- NJ Governor Chris Christie has pardoned Shaneen Allen, a mother of two who has been in a legal fight since being arrested in October... Read More
Ex-Boyfriend Attacks With Brick, New Boyfriend Defends With Gun
HARRIS COUNTY, TX -- A domestic dispute turned deadly after the ex-boyfriend of a woman showed up at her house while her new boyfriend was there. A... Read More
[BREAKING] Kansas Plans Constitutional Carry
By Robert Farago. Republished with permission from “Gov. Sam Brownback plans to sign a bill allowing Kansas residents to... Read More
WARM WELCOME: Shannon Watts To Be Our Newest Contributor
We're pleased to have Shannon Watts, founder of Mom's Demand Action for Gun Sense in America, join us as the newest contributor for our website.... Read More