Blending in With Your Surroundings is a Must When the SHTF

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Image: National Geographic   by Lizzie Bennett Originally Published at Underground Medic Many animals use camouflage, either to avoid capture or to aid them when they are hunting. Hunters employ animal tactics every time they go out, blending in with their surroundings, staying downwind of their prey and reading the environmentRead the Rest…

Long-Term Survival: These Are the 5 Tools You MUST Have in Your Bug-Out Kit

The 5 Tools You Must Have in Your Bug-Out Kit

What’s the difference between an arm-chair survivalist and the real deal? The difference between someone who could get by for a few weeks and someone who could thrive indefinitely? One word – action. I was lucky enough to meet someone who is the real deal recently.  Mark is a long-termRead the Rest…

Self-Sufficient Home Recipes: Easy to Make Raw Milk Cheese

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by Aaron Dykes and Melissa Melton Originally published at Truthstream Media Homemade just tastes better – plus, we get to control the ingredients. Melissa Melton and I got some raw milk from the farm and a simple cheese making kit. From there, we figured out how to make some simpleRead the Rest…

Book Review: Vaccination Voodoo – It’s a “Must Read”

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What you don’t know about vaccines just might kill you or someone you love.  The ingredients can cause permanent brain damage, cancer, infertility, and a host of other significant and sometimes life-threatening issues. Luckily for us, Catherine Frompovich, a long-time contributor to Activist Post, has published a definitive book inRead the Rest…

Surviving in extreme cold

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by Lizzie Bennett Originally published at Underground Medic With record low temperatures sweeping across North America people are having to face weather conditions that they may not have encountered before. It’s not impossible to survive such conditions, the Evenk people of Siberia, and the Inuit of Northern Canada manage perfectly fineRead the Rest…

Subway to Remove Dangerous Azodicarbonamide; Will All These Other Restaurants Follow?

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by Aaron Dykes and Melissa Melton Originally published at Truthstream Media Why should the burden be on the average consumer to do hours of research on every single ingredient of every single food item just to avoid health risks that could make us sick or get cancer? Meanwhile, the FDA’s pro-corporatist laissezRead the Rest…

20 Places to Find Local Food and Family Farms Near You

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By Heather Callaghan Originally published at Natural Blaze As demand for local and raw goods continue to rise, more people are asking – where do I find local organic? Where do I find raw milk and join a herd share? Where are the farmers markets, co-ops and stands? Search enginesRead the Rest…

Affluenza Teen Dodges Jail Time Again

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Maybe money can’t buy happiness, but it can sure buy a person a get-out-of-jail-free card. You may recall the outrage back in December when the term “affluenza” was used by the defense during the case of a Texas teenager who, according to the courts, couldn’t be held accountable for his deadly actionsRead the Rest…

Your Daily Water Usage May Shock You: 25 Ways to Reduce Your Consumption

25 ways to cut water consumption

It’s beyond dispute that the United States is facing a water crisis. On the West Coast, where much of our produce is raised, an on-going drought has California governor Jerry Brown hinting that water conservation efforts might soon become mandatory. On the East Coast, the water is plentiful but isRead the Rest…

It’s All Fun and Games as a Wisconsin School Gets Kids to Snitch on Parents

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The game is called “Cross the Line” and many outraged parents believe that it does just that. A middle school in Marinette, Wisconsin got a group of 5th-8th graders together and organized a really fun game that asked students to step forward to answer “yes” to a series of highlyRead the Rest…