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Feb. 25, 2021

Lee Morrison Pt 1: Becoming a Tier 1 Civilian

Lee Morrison is the founder of Urban Combatives, a legend of the self-protection industry, and someone Geoff Thompson refers to a…

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Feb. 17, 2021

Trauma, Recovery, Revenge? Interview with Psychotherapist Ellis Amdur

Ellis Amdur has worked in the field of crisis intervention since 1989. He has developed a range of training and consultation serv…

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Feb. 10, 2021

Scenario Training: Riots, interrogations, courtrooms and more with Du…

Duncan Andrews runs arguably the world's finest and most comprehensive scenario-training programmes for self-protection enthusias…

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Feb. 4, 2021

Ancient Wisdom, Modern Application with Lawrence Kane

Lawrence Kane is a prolific martial arts author with 20 books to his credit including titles on how to teach martial arts, how to…

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Jan. 26, 2021

From selling drugs to the Hall of Fame - Willie Johnson's story of re…

Willie "the Bam" Johnson is a Black Belt Magazine Hall of Fame martial artist, a 7th degree black belt in karate and a 5th degree…

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Jan. 20, 2021

Debi Steven - Gender Based Violence

My guest on episode 73 is Director of Actions Breaks Silence, Debi Steven. Debi is an experienced martial artist and martial busi…

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Jan. 13, 2021

Mary Stevens - Protecting the Most Vulnerable Women in the World

"These girls live in the worst place in the world to be female." My guest on Episode 72 of the Managing Violence Podcast is Mary …

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Dec. 10, 2020

71: LIVE with Richard Dimitri talking about Bruce Lee, Jeet Kune Do a…

In this interview, Rich and I dissect and react to Bruce Lee's classic 1971 article "Liberate Yourself From Classical Karate" whi…

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Nov. 19, 2020

Lessons Learned from Two Years of Conversations with Leading Minds in…

In this special two-year anniversary episode, I break down the 21 key lessons I have taken from over 150 hours of conversation wi…

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Nov. 9, 2020

Randy King on Self-Defense for Regular People LIVE INTERVIEW!

In this LIVE conversation with Randy King, we chat about what regular people need to know to keep safe, how Randy's professional …

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Nov. 5, 2020

Totti Karpela - Conflict Resolution and Verbal De-escalation from one…

Totti Karpela is a security expert, former police officer and Director of Peace of Mind Threat Management, currently splitting hi…

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Oct. 27, 2020

Who to trust? Secrets of Trust and Deception with Robin Dreeke

Ever wondered who to trust? How to verify whether your instincts about someone are correct? Robin Dreeke's job after 9/11 was to …

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Oct. 19, 2020

MMA Hall-of-Famer, Ken Shamrock

In this interview with MMA and WWE legend, Ken Shamrock, we talk about his troubled youth and the impact that had on his fighting…

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Oct. 13, 2020

Shaun O'Gorman - PTSD in Law Enforcement

It would be fair to say that Shaun has seen his fair share of violence and depravity throughout his life. In fact, more like many…

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Oct. 6, 2020

Enson Inoue - Walking the Warrior's Path

What a crazy honour it is to sit and talk with one of my teenage heroes, a man who embodies the warrior spirit, Enson Inoue. Enso…

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Sept. 21, 2020

S6. Ep. 10: Rory Miller - Living in the Deep Brain

Rory Miller joins the elite club of three-time guests on the podcast and we couldn't be happier to have him back. He is one of th…

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Sept. 13, 2020

S6. Ep.9: Bartitsu with Tommy Joe Moore

Tommy Joe Moore is the founder of Bartitsu Lab as well as a lifelong boxer, judoka and martial arts enthusiast with background in…

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Sept. 6, 2020

S6. Ep. 8: Geoff Thompson - Transcending Violence

He's the grandfather of modern self-defence. A legendary martial artist whose journey of self-discovery and self-destruction on t…

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