Kevin Reese

Kevin Reese–The AR Rifle: This Dog Hunts, Too!

While I grew up shooting, even considering my firearm experiences in the Marine Corps with the M16-A2 service rifle, which I loved, I was never a huge fan of 5.56 ammunition.

Dordon Brack, aims a semi-automatic AR-15 that is for sale at Good Guys Guns & Range on February 15, 2018 in Orem, Utah. An AR-15 was used in the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting in Parkland, Florida. (Photo by George Frey/Getty Images)

Reese: Sweat More, Bleed Less, Protect What You Love

While my conviction as an oath-taker was no less resolute after eight years of Marine Corps service it took good friend, law enforcement officer and expert personal defense instructor, Rob Pincus’ four words, protect what you love, to truly internalize the depth and breadth of that oath’s meaning in my personal life.

FILE - In this Jan. 26, 2015 file photo, a supporter of open carry gun laws, wears a pistol as he prepares for a rally in support of open carry gun laws at the Capitol, in Austin, Texas. Texas is still sorting out where firearms are allowed, and where they're …