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Articles written by: Lee Culpepper

Lee Culpepper

Lee Culpepper is a former United States Marine Corps officer and reformed high school English teacher. Through his interest and training with firearms and concealed carry, Lee Culpepper works to empower responsible, law-abiding adults with knowledge and training that can help to keep them physically and legally safe. Additionally, Lee Culpepper has shared his passions for writing and wrestling among youths from nearly every walk of life across the country. During his last stand in public education, Lee Culpepper invested in the lives of teens and young adults from a town that lists among the most dangerous and most impoverished cities in the nation. In the face of broken homes, government addiction, and rampant crime, Lee Culpepper has fought to plant a flag for America's empowering message of self-reliance, competition, and persistence. Follow Lee Culpepper on Twitter at @drcoolpepper. Read other articles by Lee Culpepper at Townhall.com.

The Fifth Amendment for Innocent People

The Fifth Amendment for Innocent People

Thirty years ago, Bernie Goetz made a terrible decision to waive his Fifth Amendment right after he shot four teenage criminals who tried to rob him on a New York City train. The bonafide hoodlums […]

GUN GRABBERS IN WONDERLAND: Media, Families of Criminals Blame Guns Instead Of Criminals Themselves

GUN GRABBERS IN WONDERLAND: Media, Families of Criminals Blame Guns Instead Of Criminals Themselves

Based on the disturbing fairytales the liberal media dream up, guns naturally zero in on teenage role models and sandwich-toting cherubs in rough neighborhoods. Amazingly, this has never been the case among the young people […]

Targeting the Anti-Gun Indoctrination Party

Targeting the Anti-Gun Indoctrination Party

Thanks to the last 50 years of public education, millions of Americans no longer appreciate the difference between facts and feelings. Consequently, when facts hurt their feelings, many Americans just brush off the irrefutable evidence […]

True Justice and Self-Defense

True Justice and Self-Defense

Like most people, I find stories about law-abiding gun owners who vanquish low-life criminals to be riveting. What red-blooded American doesn’t enjoy genuine stories of self-reliance and self-defense? With America’s love for adventure and justice, […]

The storage building where Paige Hamm confronted a burglar.

Zimmerman 101: Move Away From the Threat

A recent justified-self-defense shooting in Goldsboro, North Carolina, will not likely attract gun grabbers’ national outrage, at least not publicly. However, normal people should juxtapose this incident with the dubious portrayal of the George Zimmerman […]

The “Knockout Game” — The Media’s Politically Incorrect Christmas Gift

The “Knockout Game” — The Media’s Politically Incorrect Christmas Gift

Just in time for Christmas, major news agencies have recently acknowledged the barbaric attacks known as “knockout.”  The savage crimes are brutal assaults that have been occurring in cities across the country for a number of […]

Michigan Concealed Carry: licensed and asked to kill… wild hogs.

Michigan Concealed Carry: licensed and asked to kill… wild hogs.

Certainly wild pigs in Michigan would squeal and protest against guns and concealed carry laws if hogs were just capable of articulating objections. Then again, perhaps that is why we have uninformed and self-indulgent people […]

The Sweet Taste of Freedom: Restaurant Carry in North Carolina

The Sweet Taste of Freedom: Restaurant Carry in North Carolina

Who knew that legally concealed handguns would thoroughly enhance the experience of dining-out in North Carolina? It might sound like a fairy tale with the direction our country has been going lately, but freedom makes […]

Men calling women to arms

Men calling women to arms

Most people do not grow up and marry a hot Marine who is an expert marksman. No, I am not alluding to my wife’s exceptionally good luck and how she stumbled in to me (though […]

The Second Amendment: America’s real right to choose

The Second Amendment: America’s real right to choose

The national controversy surrounding pro-choice came to a head recently in Colorado. You know… the argument concerning a woman’s choice whether she arms herself with a gun. Of course, whenever anyone talks about “a woman’s […]