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As The World Burns: Are You Really Prepared for What's Coming?

Survival Saturday is  a round-up of the week’s news and resources for folks who are interested in being prepared. This Week in the News This week on Survival Saturday, we'll track an alarming series of stories that should make you question if you are actually prepared for what is coming. Don't disregard the stories because many of them come from across the globe -it's im [...]

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Now the Czech Government Is Warning Citizens To Stockpile Food

Just days after the German government advised citizens to stock up on food and water, the Czech government has followed suit. Hello? HELLO??? Can you hear me now???? Something is clearly hurtling down the pipe. Czech news channel CT24 broadcast a message from the government telling citizens to 'prepare for the worst'. Czech media sources are reporting that in the eve [...]

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Why Is Obama Doing Uncomfortably War-Like Things to Syria and Russia?

Usually, when one nation declares war on another there's some kind of announcement. Constitutionally speaking, there are some rules to follow. But maybe there are some exceptions that I didn't hear about in high school civics class, because even if he hasn't made such an outright declaration, President Obama sure is doing some uncomfortably war-like things to Syria and Russia. [...]

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Why Is the German Government Telling People to Stockpile Food, Water, and Cash?

The government of Germany is advising citizens to get prepped. Increased terror attacks from refugees have put the country on high alert, and a new "Concept for Civil Defense" will be presented on Wednesday. Generally speaking, the more dependent a citizenry is, the easier they are to control. In my book, The Pantry Primer, I wrote about the history of using food as a weapo [...]

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Dirt Cheap: The Best Frugal Gardening Ideas on the Internet

With the price of healthful groceries going no place but up, lots of thrifty folks are starting a garden to save money on their bills this year. But what about the money to start a garden? It can be a very expensive undertaking, especially if you've never gardened before in your particular location. I've been researching ways to start my own garden as inexpensively as possib [...]

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The Self-Reliance Manifesto: More Than 300 Resources to Guide You on the Path to Radical Freedom

  Self-Reliance. It's a revolutionary word these days and I thought it deserved a manifesto. Manifesto: noun man·i·fes·to \ˌma-nə-ˈfes-(ˌ)tō\ A declaration of the intentions, motives, or views of the issuer. ~~~~~ Have you happened to notice that our society is out of balance? The consumers outnumber the producers at such a rapid clip that we can't [...]

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Maybe You Aren't Actually Gluten Intolerant. Maybe You're Just Poison Intolerant.

Over the past couple of years, I had the unpleasant experience of having bloodwork done to confirm that I am gluten intolerant, only to have it come back and say, "Nope, you're just crazy." The same thing happened to my good friend Melissa Melton, who was terribly ill before she cut wheat out of her life. It's happened to scores of other people, who pass the test for the [...]

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How to Build a 30-Day Emergency Food Supply...Fast

If you've been paying attention to the news lately, you may be feeling on edge.  You may feel as though time is running out for you to get your preparedness supplies in order. You may be new to prepping, and feeling like there's too much to accomplish.  The stress in our country is at peak level.  We've listened to the war drums beat louder. We've witnessed riots breaking o [...]

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Day of Rage Protests Are Scheduled for July 15th in These American Cities

There's a war in America right now.  Black vs. white. Citizen vs. police officer. Race grievances have become an industry, and business is booming. The rage is boiling over across the nation. First, videos emerged that showed the graphic deaths of two black men at the hands of police, with what appears (at least on the videos) to be no reason.  Protests erupted over these [...]

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The EPA Takes an Ax to Self-Sufficiency: Most Woodburning Stoves Will Soon Be Illegal

When you think of that little dream homestead in the woods, what does it include?  Probably a well and septic system, a little stream bubbling nearby, a chicken coop, a sunroom for winter growing, and a cozy fire to curl up next to. When my daughter and I spent a year living in a cabin in the Northwoods of Canada, our woodstove was our lifeline. It was the only source of [...]

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Tyler Smith of Doomsday Preppers: Apex Predator or Apex Punk?

If there was ever a case study on why preppers should be prepared to defend their supplies, the upcoming episode of National Geographic's Doomsday Preppers would provide a perfect example. “We’re not in it to stockpile. We’re in it to take what you have and there’s nothing you can do to stop us,” Tyler Smith says. “We are your worst nightmare, and we are coming. [...]

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Michigan Dept of Agri Forces Farmer to Dump 248 Gallons of Organic Milk and Break 1200 Free Range Eggs

While Americans in the nearby city of Detroit face life in third world conditions, unable to even afford running water,  the state of Michigan decided to direct its resources towards cracking down on a small food co-op in Standish for having the utter audacity to provide milk, butter, cream and eggs to people who bought shares in the organic dairy. The Michigan Department o [...]

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