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Drowning In Things We Don’t Need

The title above is a line from a One Republic song called, “Someday”, released on their 2021 album called Human. The phenomenon of this burden reflects a cluttered physical space and mental and emotional...


Ethics In Law Enforcement

The issue of Ethics is essential to everyone who is in Law Enforcement or thinking about a career in Law Enforcement. Here is a question: Should people who work in Law Enforcement (police, corrections,...


Complacency, Competence, And Fear In Self-Defense

BY RANDY LAHAIE I got some great feedback after my post, “Complacency – The Silent Killer.” If you were one of those people, thanks for your questions and comments. I’m glad that it got...