Patriot Fire Team, this week on SOTG Radio

You are not alone.
You are not alone.
Student of the Gun
Student of the Gun

Biloxi, Mississippi (  What can I do besides vote and call my congressman?” Students have been asking that for months and Paul has an answer during this week’s show. Drawing on his experience in Marine Corps Infantry, Professor Markel will introduce you to the idea of the Patriot Fire Team. is in it’s fledgling state.

Speaking of patriots, the die hard gun owners of Colorado have another ruling-class elitist in their sights and we’ll discuss who it is and what they said to rile so many citizens. Also, in case you thought Park Rangers were only good for protecting “picinik baskets”, apparently armed NPS employees now have the authority to hold citizens against their will.

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Paul G. Markel has worn many hats during his lifetime. He has been a United States Marine, police officer, professional bodyguard, and small arms and tactics instructor. Markel has been writing professionally for law enforcement and firearms periodicals for nearly 20 years, and has hundreds of articles in print. A regular guest on nationally syndicated radio talk shows, Markel is a subject matter expert in firearms training and use of force.

Markel has been teaching safe and effective firearms handling to students