We live in a toxic society and a land of chronic illness. Whether you blame this on the environment, chemicals in everything we ingest and inhale, or some other facet of American life, more and more people are becoming seriously ill for a long period
Preparedness is like getting a meal ready in the slow cooker. Survivalism is like the deep fryer. If you take to long to deal with things in a survival situation, you're going to get burned.
There are some situations wherein staying put simply isn't an option. The authorities may call for an evacuation due to an oncoming flood or a disaster that could endanger many lives.
Fear can disrupt even the most well thought out plans.
GitHub is preparing for a different kind of the end of the world.
Prepping is a lifestyle, but it shouldn't take over your life to the exclusion of all else.
Nutrient deficiency is a likely and dangerous long-term threat during SHTF scenarios. Preppers and homesteaders must get ready well in advance by stockpiling nutritious food and nutritional supplements.
Solar power is a hot topic these days. With energy costs increasing and expected to keep on increasing, many are seeing solar power as the way to go. While expensive, it's possible to add solar power to pretty much any home.
It's wintertime and the power goes out. If you're like most of us, you're not all that worried – you trust that the power will come back on soon. But when 12 hours goes by and you still don't have any electricity, you start getting concerne
It is hard to bring the mindset of survival to the people who have not experienced a hard situation of at least some kind of survival event.
(Natural News) A topic that doesn't seem to be discussed all too often among preppers is preventive health measures. When a prepper talks about health, they usually discuss preparing supplies for injuries after disaster strikes. Hospitals could be
Communications Systems ...The online world is so easy, so reachable, and we take advantage of it in believing that it will always exist. But power grids fail, back-up generators run out of fuel, batteries run out of juice making inverters useless, an
One of my best friends lives in Chile since a few years ago. He mentions the psychological impact on the Venezuelan refugees was huge. Practically every people who experienced the clashes between national guards and demonstrators had a nerve meltd
As I type this, there are over 16 large wildfires currently burning across northern and southern California. Hundreds of thousands of residents have been displaced. Millions are without power.
Radio, TV, Internet, Cell Towers Fall Victim to PG&E Blackouts As Wildfires Rage
As I travel through Europe, a lot of folks are asking how I can be prepped. When traveling, your choices should lean more toward survival than prepping. (I wrote about the differences between the two here.) And for that, you need a small amount of ex
Perhaps you have already experienced short blackouts and have prepared for them – but what about a power outage that lasts for weeks or even months? It's important to understand what a long-term blackout entails in order to fully prepare for it.
A term coined in 1985 by an unnamed staffer of the Reagan administration was "Starve the Beast". This referred to a fiscally conservative political strategy to cut government spending by paying less in taxes.
SHTF will bring out the worst in people, and some will be especially dangerous.
When we consider how centralized our food production and packaging are, a large amount of food could be contaminated from just one or two locations. The illnesses and inevitable deaths would take place far away from the contamination site. The culpri
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