It is an odd thing, to feel "called" (for lack of a better word) to teach people. "Teach" is not even the right word, they just need to remember. Right now, many people just don't want to know... and whatever calling I may feel, I am not ready to giv
For many homeowners it takes only one loss of power overnight to spur the purchase of a generator. So, even as Hurricane Sandy raged through our area, PM tested four 2000-watt units to find out which is best.
Greetings, In a short response to Simon S. from "Across the pond" and his letter about using heating oil for diesel vehicles, please let me add one small bit of first hand advice;
To come out on the other side of a wide-spread crisis in one piece, even when you’re prepared, takes getting into the head of the majority of the population...
There are different types of camping. There’s the “hike in 20 miles and live off berries and roots” type of camping. Then there’s the “load up the RV, pick some Blu-rays, and park near nature” camping.
Those of us who frequent this web site, the prepper community, prepare for a host of potential crises that may befall our nation.
People who are awake these days have reason to be gravely concerned.
Imagine a country with abundant power -- oil and gas, sunshine, wind (and money) -- but missing one key essential for life: water.
In the past, working as a police officer, security officer and private investigator, I used to wear soft body armor - it only made sense to give myself every advantage available, and to afford myself a better chance of going home safely at the end of
James, I really learned a lot from the Cooking the Farmyard Fowl article by Irishfarmer. My chicken flock is reaching an average of two years of age and they are laying fewer eggs.
Mr. Rawles, Here is my take on the Local Emergency Planning Committee (LEPC) for my hometown.
There is a movement afoot to get off the grid, out of the system, and as far away from government control and intervention as possible. Some think that going it alone is the way and that we must learn to do everything ourselves. I’ve got a message fo
Reevis Mountain School, located in the eastern Superstition Wilderness of Arizona, provides a place of inspiration, peace, and reverence for nature, where students and interns can learn natural healing and self-reliance skills, experience growing the
There are still more than 1900 homes in New York and New Jersey that are without utilities of any kind in the prolonged wake of Superstorm Sandy.
Here's why major U.S. cities like Los Angeles, Miami, New York City, Chicago and Philadelphia are death traps just like the Brazilian nightclub that recently went up in flames, killing 230 people.
Dr. Phranq Tamburri joins Glenn Jacobs in studio to talk about Reevis Mountain School of Self Reliance.
Last year I read JWR's novel "Survivors” and discovered, We Are Preppers!
This article is intended as a guide for preppers who want to buy their first or first few guns, but have very limited funds to do so.
Hello, I am searching for the answer to a question I am sure has been answered, but I have not been able to locate.
Useful tips and advice for the rest of us. Don’t have lots of money? Just started prepping when it hits the fan? This guide is for you. Free of charge!
In today’s world most people will never pack an animal to move their goods from point A to point B. However it wasn’t that long ago that animal power was the primary land transport system.
Keep your gadgets powered even when you’re off the grid.
1.6 billion people in the world don't have access to electricity, says the founder of a company called "MPOWERD".
OK, pause the mouse clicker thing for a moment. This is a long article, but I guarantee it’s well worth your time. Get a cup of coffee and settle in.
Non-Metallic Covert Hide Out Handcuff Key w/ Hidden Lanyard
It's not going to replace your home outlet, but for campers or anyone who wants to venture a little bit off the grid, the Nectar fuel cell looks like a solid option.
I regard survivalism as a legitimate lifestyle that is hedging against a series of events that are unlikely to take place, but which if they ever take place, the serious survivalist will be in a much better position to deal with these events than mos
A "doomsday prepper" in a rural area of Maryland became a target for police and the FBI after he told an undercover cop that he was "very irritated" about Barack Obama's re-election.
Doing “Double Duty” is a concept that I was first introduced to during my first enlistment in the US Army.