I recently received a message on Facebook from a fellow martial artist and gun owner. My friend asked:
Hey Tucker Sensei, I have a question for you. As of August 1, 2013 Alabama became an open carry state. I’ve been on the fence about open carrying, knowing the obvious benefits of concealing, however I wouldn’t mind open carrying in certain situations… My question is, what is your opinion overall about open carrying? And more specifically, would I draw undue attention to myself from Law Enforcement by open carrying as a civilian? Any other points on the subject?
Thanks for your time!
And here was my reply (names have been changed to preserve professionalism): [Read more...]