The Protector's Perspective 

First Shots: The Canik SFx Rival

It’s no secret that I am a fan of Canik pistols. My first experience with them a few ...
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situational awareness

Situational Awareness for Workplace Safety

What is situational awareness and how does it fit into workplace safety? The American Psychological Association defines situation ...
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Eotech EFLX red dot

The Truth About the Eotech EFLX

Recently, I bought a Sig P320 XCompact and had to decide on a red dot for it. Like ...
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When it comes to killers, Don’t Name Them

Don’t name them. It’s really that easy. Each time there is an active shooter event, our media makes ...
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Protector mindset active shooter response

The Protector Mindset in the Face of Tragedy

Like others with the Protector Mindset, I watch the tragic events at places like Uvalde, Parkland or Sutherland ...
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Pitbull Tactical Universal Magazine Carrier

Pitbull Tactical Universal Magazine Carrier: 6 years and still going strong

There is an old adage that says “Beware the man with one gun for he knows how to ...
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First Shots: Smith & Wesson Shield Plus

Back in 2012, Smith & Wesson released their subcompact M&P Shield 9mm, now referred to as the 1.0. ...
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Beretta APX A1 Carry

The Truth About The Beretta APX A1 Carry

Recently there was a substantial rebate on the Beretta APX A1 Carry pistol. I already have a number ...
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