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Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast

Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast

By Ministry of Defense LLC
Our Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast is an open discussion around all things Self-protection. We look at martial arts, weapons, violence and the dangers in the society we live in. Please join in and listen!
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Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #75 - Reading is Fundamental
In this podcast we discuss the phrase "Reading is Fundamental". This isn't just reading text but more importantly understanding how to read people and situations. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA
01:02:05
September 9, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #74 - Who Is the Criminal?
In this podcast we discuss the question "Who is the criminal"? If someone is coercing or forcing you into something, no matter how noble their intentions, isn't that still wrong? Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:02:41
August 17, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #73 - Everybody Has a Plan Until.......
In this podcast we discuss the idea of a plan. It is essential to have a plan for various aspects of life, however planning for every scenario is difficult. It is best to develop a skill set that allows you do deal with a wide variety of situations. Plans can fail, so you may need to rely on skills to pull you through! Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
39:00
August 3, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #72 - Don't Outsource Your Safety and Well Being
In this podcast we discuss the importance of being able to protect yourself and the ones you care about. You CANNOT depend on others to do that job for you. Do not outsource your safety and well being! Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
46:50
July 10, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #71 - Phonies
In this podcast we discuss people that put themselves out as something they are not. Phonies and frauds can have a detrimental effect on your safety and well being if you let them into your circle. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA
54:01
July 1, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #70 - Thoughts & Comments June 2021
In this podcast we discuss some of the current headlines and give our thoughts on how these topics can have a direct affect on our overall safety and security. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:03:42
June 18, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #69 - Non-Binary Thinking
In this podcast we discuss the concept of "Non-Binary Thinking". Rest assured it is not a biology related conversation. How you process and deal with information can have a direct impact on your safety. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA
01:00:33
June 3, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #68 - Mental Health from a Self-Protection Perspective
In this podcast we discuss mental health in our society and how it can can be a factor in your self-protection plan. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA
01:06:30
May 18, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #67 - Unintended Consequences of Self Defense
In this podcast we discuss the unintended consequences of self-defense. Unfortunately in our society, if you have to defend yourself, you have to justify it. Regardless if you are completely in the right, you have to answer for your actions. Have a plan ahead of time, just in case that day ever comes. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
57:26
May 6, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #66 - Your Ability to Defend Yourself
In this podcast we discuss the ability to defend yourself as those in charge try to diminish that ability. With proposed legislation being pushed that effects firearm ownership, it is important to understand how this will affect your safety moving forward. Please join and listen and  please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
41:21
April 22, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #65 - Erosion of Trust
In this podcast we discuss the topic of trust. Trust is meant to be earned not given. We look at reasons why trust in authority or those giving us direction is essential in making potentially life changing decisions. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:13:24
April 16, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #64 - Stump the Instructor
In this podcast we discuss something we encourage our students and clients to do; try and "stump" the instructor. This keeps the instructor on their toes and reassures the student, that the instructor has a level of knowledge on what they are teaching. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:02:60
April 5, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #63 - Empathy: Moral & Strategic?
In this podcast we discuss "Empathy". Can "Empathy" be used morally and strategically as a tool of self-protection? Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe!    For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA
56:14
March 28, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #62 - Deception for Self Defense "Chicken Feed"
In this podcast we discuss the use of deception and deceitfulness or untruths for Self-Protection. Utilizing the concept of "Chicken Feed" to  control an outcome. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe!    For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA
01:03:15
March 22, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #61 - Predatory Mindset
In this podcast we discuss the mindset of those that prey on people. Understanding how a predator thinks and functions is an important step in your self-protection training. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA
01:08:03
March 19, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #60 - Disastrous Nature of Social Media & the Martial Arts
In this podcast we look at the negative effects that social media has had on the martial arts. Anybody can be a keyboard Ninja these days and it has the potential to degrade hard work and accomplishment. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA
58:48
March 5, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #59 - "Gun Control" Conversation
In this podcast we look at the terms used by those pushing "Gun  Control". We point out the deceptiveness and attempts to control one of  our basic fundamental rights in the United States. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:03:04
February 27, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #58 - Life in a "Police State"
In this podcast we look at the possibility of living in a "Police State". We see the military occupying Washington DC as a "security" force against who or what? Could this be the new normal? Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:06:11
February 24, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #57 - Furtive Fallacy
In this podcast we continue our discussion on self-protection fundamentals that we believe are foundational to understanding the basics of how to stay safe. This week we talk about the "Furtive  Fallacy" Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
54:30
February 16, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #56 - Body Conditioning (Not Fitness Conditioning)
In this podcast we discuss "body conditioning". This should not be confused with fitness conditioning. The two are dramatically different training protocols. Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
42:18
February 3, 2021
Wepaons of Mass Discussion Podcast #55 - "Indifferent" Situational Awareness
In this podcast we discuss "situational awareness" but from a slightly different perspective. Please join and listen and please share your opinion.  Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
46:24
February 1, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #54 - Time, Environment, Distance & Demeanor
In this podcast we continue our discussion on self-protection fundamentals that we believe are foundational to understanding the basics of how to stay safe. Time, Environment, Distance & Demeanor (TEDD). Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
44:60
January 21, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #53 - Human, Environment, Decision, Escape, Resistance
In this podcast we discuss some self-protection fundamentals that we believe are foundational to understanding the basics of how to stay safe. Human, Environment, Decision, Escape, Resistance (H.E.D.E.R.).  Please join and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe!    For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:04:15
January 15, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #52 - 2020 Airing of Grievances
This was our last official podcast for 2020. We discuss things that were good and things that were bad in the past year and reflect on what we were able to accomplish. Looking forward to 2021! Join in and listen and please share your opinion.  Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:17:10
January 12, 2021
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #51 - Loyalty
In this podcast discuss the concept of "Loyalty". This plays a major role in martial arts training but also is a key to friendship. Join in and listen and please share your opinion.   For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:14:31
December 30, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #50 - Martial Arts Does Not Always Equal Self Defense
In this podcast discuss the idea that a martial arts school does not always equal a self-defense school. Join in and listen and please share  your opinion.   For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:06:00
December 30, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #49 - Security and the Drunkard’s Principle
In this podcast we discuss Security and the Drunkard’s Principle. This is based on an article Corbett wrote to our Blog site last week. It looks at how people take the easy path and don't bother to take notice of the obvious. Join in and listen and please share your opinion.   Show Note: We talk about other things until about 8 minutes in then we get into the core subject matter.  Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
58:52
December 18, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #48 - 7 Laws of Self-Protection
In this podcast we discuss our 7 laws of Self-Protection. These are basic but important guides to add to your Self-Protection tool set. Join in and listen and please share your opinion.  Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:03:32
December 11, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #47 - Do Good Guys Always Finish First?
In this podcast we ask the question "Do good guys always finish first"?  Does being the good guy (or girl) and always doing the upstanding  "thing", work out in your favor? Why do we see those that do the wrong  "thing" not seem to suffer the consequences and get away with bad  behavior. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:01:55
November 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #46 - Enemies
In this podcast we discuss "Enemies". What does the word enemy mean to  you? We discuss our thoughts. Join in and listen and please share your  opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:07:35
November 18, 2020
Weapons of Mass Disccusion Podcast #45 - Dangerous Quotes & Inconvenient Truths
In this podcast we discuss how certain historical quotes can lead to very uncomfortable truths. This is a true reflection of our society today. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe!  For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:01:18
November 13, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #44 - Normalcy Bias
In this podcast we discuss the positives and negatives of Normalcy Bias. Many people have a hard time functioning in a disaster or life threatening situation. Understanding normalcy bias and how to train yourself to work through intense situations is an important skill to obtain. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe!  For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
48:03
November 5, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #43 - Risk
In this podcast we discuss risk. Understanding the risks involved with the decisions we make can mean the difference between success and disaster. From a self-protection standpoint, it is paramount. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web:  www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
01:08:37
October 30, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #42 - Threat Perception
In this podcast we discuss threat perception. It is important to be able  to pick up on things in your surroundings to understand what could be a  potential threat. Prevention is the best way to avoid problems so understanding how to identify trouble can be a lifesaver. Join in and listen and please share your opinion.  Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
51:43
October 25, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #41 - Consequences
In this podcast we discuss consequences. Every action has a consequence. Whether the consequence is good or bad is determined by the decisions that we make. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. Please like and Subscribe! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
41:19
October 15, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #40 - Verbal Judo
In this podcast we discuss the term "Verbal Judo". The words you use to  communicate can determine how others respond to you whether in a  peaceful or violent situation. Words are powerful. Join in and listen. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
55:17
October 9, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #39 - To De-escalate or Not
In this podcast we discuss the act of de-escalation. Of course it is always best to be able to avoid a situation but that is not always an option. We share our thoughts on the subject. Join in and listen and please share your opinion.  For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
55:12
October 1, 2020
Weapons of Mass discussion Podcast #38 - Burnout
In this podcast we discuss burnout. We have all experienced some level  of burnout in our training, jobs or various life pursuits. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
35:03
September 28, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #37 - Standards
In this podcast we discuss standards. In order to obtain a certain level  of success in life, we must have standards to guide us in our journey.  Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us  www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
54:40
September 28, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #36 - Thoughts About Social Media
In this podcast we discuss social media and the negative impact on personal privacy, health and safety. Join in and listen and please share your opinion.  For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog https://anchor.fm/ministry-of-defense-llc
47:57
September 14, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #35 - Martial Arts Post Pandemic
In this podcast we discuss what the martial arts industry might look like post pandemic. How will training and schools change and adapt moving forward. Join in and listen and please share your opinion.  For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:11:03
September 9, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #34 - Martial Education
In this podcast we discuss educating yourself in "all" aspects of self protection to be fully prepared? "Martial Education" is more than punches and kicks, it goes way deeper than that. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:07:11
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #33 - Where Does the Chaos Lead?
In this podcast we discuss the civil unrest and chaos that is going on around the country. We pose the question, where does this chaos lead? Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:06:16
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #32 - Essential Carry Weapons
In this podcast we discuss essential carry weapons? This would be along the lines of EDC (everyday carry) items but with a focus on weapons in particular. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. Here is the link to the podcast we discuss at the end. Please support their content: https://www.iheart.com/podcast/1119-forgotten-the-women-of-ju-63028149/ For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog
01:03:59
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #31 - Are You Prepared for the Mob?
In this podcast we ask the question: Are prepared for the mob? If the violence that we have seen in large cities across the country comes to your neighborhood, are you prepared to deal with it? Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
53:19
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discusion Podcast #30 - Travel Security from a Pilots Perspective
In this podcast we invite our close friend and Corporate Pilot Lee Smith into the mix to discuss his thoughts and experiences with travel security. It is important for people to have a full understanding and plan of how to operate when traveling to unfamiliar areas for business or pleasure. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
40:01
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #29 - Defund the Police....Really?
This podcast looks at the "Defund the Police" movement. We discuss how those that are calling for this have clearly not thought this option all the way through. What exactly is the result of carrying through on this type of action? Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:18:53
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #28 - A Break from the Craziness
This podcast takes a small and needed break away for the craziness of  the world around us. We have a short Q&A on a few topics that we  enjoy. We hope you enjoy this small break from the craziness! Join in  and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:03:59
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #27 - Why the Head?
This podcast looks at the choke hold. Government agencies across the country are moving to "ban" the technique. We discuss this from a technical perspective. Why is this the go to move and what other options do officers have if they are not "allowed" to implement this in a high duress situation. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:25:09
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #26 - Story Time
Everyone has a story. Our story is our journey and makes us into the people we are. This week Corbett shares his own story about twists and turns in his professional and personal life that have brought him to where he is today. Like with all our podcasts, we try to deliver a message or lesson for everyone to benefit from. Please join us and listen in! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:28:54
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #25 - Pushing When Pulled
This podcast takes a look at the concept of push vs pull. We teach our students from a physical standpoint to push when pulled and pull when pushed. This concept and application can be utilized across many aspects of life. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
57:40
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #24 - Weakness
This podcast takes a look weakness. When we allow weakness to become part of our lives, it creates barriers that hold use back from being the best we can be. Not to mention, weakness can have a negative effect on our safety and well being. Join in and listen and please share your opinion.   For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:06:24
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #23 - The Mask
This podcast takes a look at the mask in today's society. We look at this from a safety/security perspective while acting a bit foolish in the beginning to setup our discussion. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:14:11
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #22 - Fundamentals of Security
This podcast looks at the basic fundamentals of security. We discuss the 3 main building blocks of security philosophy. This is important in training and building a security protocol for yourself and the ones that you love. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:09:09
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #21 - The Word HERO
This podcast looks at the word "Hero". Today we hear the word hero alot. It seems everyone these days gets that label but what does it actually mean to be a hero? Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:00:32
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #20 - Criminal Minds
This podcast looks at the basics of the criminal mind. We often hear in order to stop a criminal, you must think like a criminal. This is a misleading statement. If you are not a criminal, then you by nature do not have that mindset of a criminal. We dive into this discussion head first. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
56:30
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #18 - Fear Vs Faith
This podcast looks at Fear Vs Faith. In light of the things going on around us in the world today, fear is prevalent. We look to faith to be able to see the light at the end of the tunnel. These two things go hand in hand and we share our opinions on the subject. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
58:56
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #16 - COVID-19 Discussion
This podcast talks about the current pandemic situation with the Coronavirus (COVID-19) that we are all currently dealing with. Our goal is to discuss often to keep the conversation up to date.We share our opinion on what is going on around us. Please listen in and join the conversation. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
50:09
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #15 - Coronavirus
This podcast talks about the current pandemic situation with the Coronavirus that we are all currently dealing with. We share our opinion on what is going on around us. Please listen in and join the conversation. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
28:18
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #13 - Social Media
This podcast looks at social media. Social media has become a huge part of our society these days but is that a good or bad thing? We share our opinions on the subject. Join in and listen and please share your opinion. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:00:42
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #12 - Preparedness
This podcast looks at the preparedness. Recent events involving the Corona virus have made a lot of people re-evaluate their level of preparedness. We look at the current situation and discuss our opinions on why everyone should prepare for an array of things. Join in and listen. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
59:51
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #11 - Self Defense & Liability
This podcast looks at the self-defense and potential liability. It is always a good idea to understand the laws that can affect your reaction to certain situations. You might be doing the right thing but unfortunately in our society, the law does not always see it the same way. Join in and listen. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
47:55
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #10 - Karate Kid
This is a special podcast where we review the 1984 movie "Karate Kid". We take a look at the movie from the perspective of karate practitioners and what lessons can be learned from this timeless classic. Please check it out and join the conversation. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:21:29
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #9 - Perception Vs Perspective
This podcast looks at the comparison of perception vs perspective. These  are two things that drive the way we see the world and ultimately  drives how we react to the world. Join in and listen.  For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
56:37
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #8 - Privacy Vs Security
This podcast looks at the comparison of privacy and security. Are they  the same or are they different? Does one have an affect on the other?  Join in and listen.  Show Note: During recording, we had a smoke detector in the next room  with a failing battery so periodically during the show, you will here a faint beep. Just making everyone aware. Enjoy. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
59:04
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #7 - Religion and Politics in Business
This podcast looks at opinions on the impact of displaying religious and political positions into business. Please listen in, comment and join the conversation! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
59:13
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #6 - Training Through Pain? Hurt or Injured?
This podcast looks at opinions on training through the pain. Good idea or bad idea? Also, whats the difference between hurt and injured. Please listen in, comment and join the conversation! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:01:52
August 29, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #5 - One Martial Art Style or Many?
This podcast looks at opinions on training in one style of martial arts  vs many styles of martial arts. Is it better to be a "Jack" of all  trades or master of one? Join in and listen and please share your  thoughts! For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
59:55
August 28, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #4 - Preemptive Action
This podcast looks at preemptive actions. When faced with imminent  danger, taking preemptive action is sometimes the best and only  solution. However our society views this differently and we see  different standards for different people. Right or wrong? Join in and  listen.  For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:02:20
August 28, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #3 - Teachable vs Unteachable
This podcast looks at being teachable vs unteachable. We all learn  differently but does mindset play a larger role in whether an individual  can be taught a skill more so than other barriers.  For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
49:38
August 28, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #2 - 1440 Minutes
This podcast looks at finding the time to train or dedicate to anything  that is important to you. With 1440 minutes in a day, there are no  excuses not to pursue things that have meaning to you. We share our thoughts and opinions and welcome everyone to join in the conversation. For more information, please visit our other locations on the web: www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
38:19
August 28, 2020
Weapons of Mass Discussion Podcast #1 - Introduction and Virginia SB64
This is the inaugural podcast that includes our introduction to everyone  and then diving right into a discussion about potential legislation in  Virginia that could set a precedent and affect martial arts training in  the future around the country. We share our thoughts and opinions and  welcome everyone to join in the conversation.   For more information, please visit our other locations on the web:  www.ministryofdefense.us www.ministryofdefense.us/blog www.youtube.com/channel/UCfMu0IyGcpU6p5gPcCPJkmA/videos
01:00:48
August 28, 2020