Self Defense

Let Them Not Fall Through Life's Sieve, Those Who Cannot Bob Or Weave

James Christie | Posted 05.05.2014 | UK
James Christie

I survived my assault, and even managed to send my attacker home with bells ringing in his head. Andrew Young, who had a mental age of fourteen, no ground-in defensive skills, and probably lacked street smarts, was not so fortunate.

Israel Ignoring Principles of Distinction and Proportionality

Gary Spedding | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Politics
Gary Spedding

Nothing can be gained through the use of judicial executions or the assassinating of people, even if they are guilty of crimes (terrorism) they have previously committed. The cost to human life should be the single biggest motivating factor toward finding a way to end all violence immediately.

'Vigilante' Self-Defence Instructor Barred From UK

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK

An American self-defence instructor has been banned from Britain by Home Secretary Theresa May, ahead of a series of seminars the man had planned in t...

Martial Arts - Learning to say I'm not Sorry

Graeme White | Posted 17.10.2011 | UK Lifestyle
Graeme White

In training we are not doing each other any favours if we don't treat it as seriously as a real fight , otherwise we'll be helping our attackers off the ground instead of keeping them there or stopping short of actually hitting them to avoid doing them damage.

Is it Right to Kill a Burglar?

Steve Middleton | Posted 24.09.2011 | UK Politics
Steve Middleton

Last month, Peter Flanagan of Pendlebury in Salford, Lancashire was confronted by machete-wielding intruders at his home. He has been quoted as saying...