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An Urban Survival Course with Selco: Your Gear and How to Pack It

This article was originally published by Selco at The Organic Prepper Editor’s Note: Did you ever wish you could drop everything and fly over to the Balkans to be trained in urban survival by Selco? Wouldn’t it be great to be able to pick his brain and have him beside you as you learned to deal […]

Times Change Out From Under Us – Paul Craig Roberts Opens “The Floodgates Of ‘His’ Memory”

Authored by Paul Craig Roberts, He had lugged the 50 lb. bag of Milorganite into the garden in order to discover, as on many prior occasions, that he had nothing with which to open it. He blamed this on the war on terror and the TSA. As a youth he, as did every boy, had […]

Is This The World’s Scariest Chart?

This should be the world’s scariest chart: Given the interconnectedness and tensions rising everywhere, the fuse is lit and it seems the world’s population is increasingly realizing we’re “going to war.” h/t @StockBoardAsset

Be Ready And Prepped Before the Next Crisis “Or Wind Up Begging The Government”

This article was written by J.D. Heyes and originally published at Editor’s Comment: Society has lost its way, and there are a million reasons for things to go south at a moment’s notice. Preppers know that with survival skills and supplies ready, there is a better chance that they will be able to survive […]

5 Gadgets Tested In Real Survival Situations: “What To Carry, And What To Pass Over”

Do you have everything you need? If you had to put back a handful of items from your bug out bag to make room other essentials, which would you choose to carry no matter what, and which would you put back as extra weight? When compact and lightweight travel matters the most, you might consider […]

The Ag Paradox: Farm Incomes And Equipment Purchases Tank While John Deere’s Stock Soars

Last week we wrote about the U.S Department of Agriculture’s latest biannual report of farm incomes which painted a very bleak picture for the American farmer.  In its first forecast for 2017, the USDA saw real farm cash receipts down 14% versus 2015 and 36% from the previous high set in 2012 as farm debt […]

South Carolina to Remove 1 Million Residents From Hurricane’s Path “Evacuation Isn’t Voluntary”

This article was written and originally published at The Daily Editor’s Comment: It is clear that every disaster big and small is, on top of the actual emergency at hand, an opportunity for big government to take more control. FEMA’s mega-role in hurricane and disaster relief means a big payday for the insurance companies […]

Oops! FEMA Emergency Alert System “Wrongly Orders Evacuation” Of Congested, Isolated Long Island

Unintended consequences. Glitches in the system. Shady agendas. Contracts and personal gain. Failures of management. There are many reasons not to trust government, or to put too much power into its hands. This time, a false alarm issued by incompetents manning the FEMA alert system nearly panicked millions of people into fleeing a long, thin […]

SHTFplan: Dawn of the Homemade Submarine: “Potentially Intriguing Vessel For A Post-Apocalyptic World”

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. No doubt it’s stealthy, and it’s homemade. A Chinese man, reportedly a farmer, debuted this one-man semi-submarine which he invented and won a patent for. Basically shaped into a steer-cigar tube with a hatch and a propeller system, it costs only around $760. RT reported: Zhang Shengwu, […]

SHTFplan: Could You Escape Your Vehicle In a Disaster? “The Potential Is All Too Real”

Prepare yourself. Buy physical silver and storable food. Disaster could come anytime, anywhere. It could be a widespread, system-wide event, or it could be a personal crisis. Hopefully you have your home and family as prepared as you can be for any and all such SHTF situations. But what about your vehicle? Countless hours and […]