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Mass Casualty Response – Beyond Las Vegas

"Bad news isn't wine. It doesn't improve with age" - Colin Powell On August 3rd, 2017, two Fortress Staff Instructors and myself attended a seminar titled Preparedness for, and Response to, Urban Mass-Casualty Incidents, presented by IDF Reserve Colonel, Professor Isaac Ashkenazi, MD. [Click the link and check out his credentials.] For two hours the [...]

London

'A guy came past my right shoulder with a big knife and just started plunging it into the policeman. I have never seen anything like that. I just can’t believe what I just saw.’ - Eyewitness to London attack, Rick Longley Tuesday, March 21, 2017, a lone Islamic jihadist drove a car into the pedestrian [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:07+00:00March 25th, 2017|Attitude, In the News, Instructor Notes, Politics|0 Comments

Monday Trifecta

  “By Allah, I am willing to kill a billion infidels”  - Abdul Razak Ali Artan   Monday, 9:58am, a Somali refugee named Abdul Razak Ali Artan ran his car into students on the campus of Ohio State University. He immediately exited the vehicle and went to work stabbing at students with a butcher knife. [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:10+00:00December 1st, 2016|Attitude, In the News, Instructor Notes|0 Comments

The Huns Are Coming

"Shoot back!" - Milo Yiannopoulos A week ago today 49 of my fellow citizens were murdered by an Islamic terrorist on American soil. An agent of a foreign enemy, in an act of war, attacked civilians and slaughtered them inside our borders. That is the reality no one seems to be able to admit. "...[I'm [...]

The Enemy Among Us

Fortress Staff Instructor Tommy Teach gives us his take on what our nation faces Terrorism: noun ter·ror·ism \ˈter-ər-ˌi-zəm\ : the use of violent acts to frighten the people in an area as a way of trying to achieve a political goal Assimilate: verb as·sim·i·late \ə-ˈsi-mə-ˌlāt\ : to learn (something) so that it is fully understood [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:23+00:00December 9th, 2015|Attitude, Instructor Notes, Liberty, Politics|0 Comments

San Bernardino

“Citizens with firearms training are a multiplying force for the police in their fight against terrorism and therefore I will take measures to ease the restrictions at this time.” - Israeli Public Security Minister Gilad Erdan This week’s terror attack in San Bernardino has once again resulted in Obama and his minions calling for the [...]

Security?

“Carelessness and overconfidence are usually more dangerous than deliberately accepted risks.” - Orville Wright   Since the Paris attacks American news sources have been parroting the same tired mantra that there is no “credible” terror threat against the US. A more laughable notion is hard imagine. Border security in this nation is nonexistent due to [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:24+00:00November 26th, 2015|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Recent Lessons From Israel

“The Hamas organization is explicitly dedicated to the destruction of Israel. That is not a rhetorical gimmick; it is its declared unwavering primary goal.” - James Howard Kunstler   Yesterday Hamas declared “a day of rage” in Israel, engaging in coordinated attacks on the civilian population. One occurred on a public bus, where two attackers [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:27+00:00October 14th, 2015|Attitude, In the News, Instructor Notes, Medical|0 Comments

Flashlights To Full Potential – By Matt Ellison

  "I’m not a violent criminal, but I do play one in Force-On-Force scenarios."  - Matt Ellison I recently assisted instructing a Fortress Defense Force-On-Force training class, and portrayed a violent criminal numerous times throughout the day. One interesting thing about scenario-based training is what you can learn on both sides of the drills. Having access to a windowless building, we [...]

By |2019-02-07T10:11:33+00:00February 25th, 2015|Instructor Notes, Training|0 Comments