In the fast paced and sometimes dangerous world we find ourselves in, wouldn’t it be nice to get intelligence briefings and early warnings like the president and other world leaders?
A good Motto, even without a U2
In a way, you can do just this to stay on top of events and watch trends, possibly seeing predictors of coming trouble and being able to plan accordingly. The bad news is , it requires some work and diligence, the good news? You don’t have to infiltrate a government agency or run a ring of spies.
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So perhaps you are a dissident in Hong Kong, a Kurdish fighter in Iraq, or maybe just a freedom loving, constitutionally minded American, but what you know is you want some privacy in your web surfing and email communications. Continue reading →
Here is a link to a recent article, describing via Snowden leaks what the NSA has trouble snooping on. Be aware that the FBI amongst others has seized control of some TOR based servers and proxies during the Silkroad investigations. So take all of this with a grain of salt. IMHO if you want to […] Continue reading →
Before you run out and buy a hi capacity 9mm or a custom 1911, you need to evaluate your situation and some factors that you should consider are: Continue reading →
In fact if you want to follow just one well known author to survive in the world we live in, I’d read Dave Ramsey instead of James Rawles. Continue reading →
“When it comes to Fieldcraft of the nasty kind, tools need to be neutral, simple, concealable and readily available to deploy and use..they also need to be disposable…. Keep this in mind when you are layering your Needle and Thread kit…..keep your family heirlooms at home .”
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I am moving toward a minimalist/ultralight daily carry method. Even though I keep a GHB (Get Home Bag) in the car, I wanted a little Ace up my sleeve so to speak in the event I was traveling with someone else or disaster prevented me from reaching the vehicle. Continue reading →
You don’t want to be 75 years old and eating freeze-dried blueberries in the dark because you can’t afford medicine and food, much less the light bill. While those who pooh-pooh your “prepping” back in the day are enjoying life. So how do we prep for reality? Continue reading →
The Scene from Taken , (Which should be mandatory viewing for anyone with Teen Daughters simply because of the methods the bad-guys use to gain the trust and abduct the young women!) will make you evaluate how your children can be better prepared to deal with this situation. None of us are Liam Neeson characters, but all of can better prepare our families to deal with violent encounters by equipping them with training, tools and most importantly proper situational awareness to survive.
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We have been struggling for the past two years since we shut down OSS. Struggling with direction and focus. I have also personally been re-evaluating the whole “prepper” thing. Re-evaluating how? I have been into the entire preparedness thing since Red-Dawn was in theaters, I had my surplus alice pack and marlin .22 in the […] Continue reading →