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In A Survival Scenario All Bets Are Off And The Following Commandments Will Keep You Alive: 10 Commandments Of Survival You Need to Know About You Need to Know About

These days, it’s easy to go about our business of survival and preparedness without stopping to think about the rules of engagement. For most of us, these rules are not written or spoken, but are simply something that has evolved over a period of time. As I have expressed many …

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Our Underlying Goal In A SHTF Scenario Is Ultimately to Stay Alive: The Six Laws of Survival

Our underlying goal in a SHTF scenario is ultimately to stay alive and live without exposure to risks.  As much preparation as many of us have made, in the altered world of a SHTF crisis, there will be many dangers that lurk; and some of them will be inadvertently from …

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If You Aren’t Properly Prepared Right Now, You Will Not Have Time to do Anything to Change Your Chances For Survival: How to Mask Noise and Light Signatures

This article is an introduction on how to mask the signatures of light and noise that are given off if not controlled.  We are talking primarily about a scenario taking place in the forest, but the techniques can also be applied to an urban setting.  The tougher one of the …

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Our Ancestors Of Generations: Practical Skills For Survival Back Then And A Part Of Their Way Of Life

Most professional worker skills today are hinged with our modern day way of life. The majority of people in the United States generally work in services rather than manufacturing / hands-on. Preparedness for the ‘here and now’ Preparedness for the potential ‘after’ Having practical skills are beneficial for the now …

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In Cities, The Number One Problem After The SHTF Will Be A Lack Of Food: When Grocery Stores Go Empty, These Four Foods Will Help You Survive

The only thing preppers fear more than masses of unprepared people during an emergency, is being one of those people. That’s why our ultimate nightmare scenario would be not having any non-perishable food on hand during a serious disaster. However, there’s plenty of reasons why an otherwise prepared person might …

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Amish The Best Preppers In Case Of SHTF: 5 Lost Survival Lessons I Learned from the Amish

There are dozens of potential SHTF scenarios that we face these days.  One of the scariest is a loss of our power grid. Whether this happens due to hackers, an EMP blast, or some other factor, a complete lack of power is a scary scenario in our modern times.  Estimates have shown …

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Stocking up for Doomsday: The First Foods You Should Stockpile For Disaster

Modern life has led people away from their backyard gardens and well-stocked root cellars. These once farmhouse staples helped ensure that families could feed themselves no matter how long the road to town was, what the weather was like, or their economic situation. While access to grocery stores makes it …

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After SHTF, Gangs May Become The Number One Problem in Cities Of Any Size

Here is one possible outcome for those living in the cities following a full-on SHTF collapse: After TSHTF, Gangs may become the Number One problem in cities of any size. The gangs may take over a city very quickly starting with their own blocks and neighborhoods. Their numbers may grow …

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An Outage Long-Term Is Perhaps One Of The Worst Experiences I Could Imagine: If The Lights Went Out In America ?

You may have plans for power outages of a few days, but if you were without electricity for a period of months or even weeks, “there is no master plan for the civilian population” says Ted Koppel, author of “Lights Out” (describing how a cyberattack on the nation’s power grids could paralyze …

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If Someone Brings The Battle to You, You Must Be Prepared, Both Mentally And Physically: How to Make Your House A Fortress

If a burglar, kidnapper, or home invasion robbing crew targeted your home, it would be good if your home were a hard target, like a castle for fortress of the ancient days, but the reasonableness of your security measures must take into account the likelihood and severity of the risks you might face. …