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Fear and Loading: Meet the NRA's Most Wanted Customer

VICE reporter Manisha Krishnan travels to Texas to meet women on both sides of the gun debate to find out what makes guns a women’s issue in America.

American women are buying more guns than ever before, mostly to protect themselves. Manisha Krishnan heads to Texas for the annual A Girl and a Gun conference where women are being trained to fend off sexual assaults and home invasions with firearms. She's trying to find out whether gun culture among American women is fueled by fact, or fear.