Autumn Parkin: Restoring the Balance of Power for Victims of Violent Crime

Is owning a gun about gaining power? In some cases, absolutely. A tragic story with a great perspective, this is 4 minutes well worth watching.

“Training has been tremendously healing for me,” Parkin said. “It wasn’t until I started shooting that I actually started to heal because I got some of the power back. It was very empowering. I didn’t feel so defenseless.”

You can hear Parkin’s story in the For the Record episode “Infringed.” How learning to use a gun changed the life of this victim of violent crime:

Helping Victims of Violent Crime Restore the Balance of Power

"I didn’t feel so defenseless.” How learning to use a gun changed this victim of violent crime's life:

Posted by TheBlaze on Thursday, April 7, 2016