Firearms for home defense and a GRAPHIC example that makes the case

Surely you’ve seen this video and heard about this story by now. Recently a young mother was violently attacked during a home invasion and robbery and the entire, horrifying scene was caught on the family’s nanny cam. Thankfully, this video evidence has led to the arrest of alleged perpetrator. When …

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The Jakarta Pandemic : Steven Konkoly : The Interview

One of the offerings I have wanted to establish here on the blog that I am personally most excited about is the feature interview.  It is my goal to bring you enlightening and enthralling interviews with some of the most interesting people out there from all corners of the preparedness …

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Things to get while the getting is good

What are some of the things you might need in a long (or short) term disaster / emergency situation? To start, here’s a list of things you might want to get while the getting is good (in no particular order). This is by no means a fully comprehensive list and …

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THE TANGIBLE INSURANCE POLICY

I’ve never been too big on the idea of buying traditional insurance policies. Now don’t misunderstand me, I am not saying anything bad about insurance companies in general or the people that work in the insurance industry. I just cannot get completely comfortable with the idea that I have to …

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HOME GARDENING with PRACTICAL TACTICAL

There are many angles to consider along your journey to becoming truly prepared and more self-reliant, and home gardening is certainly a staple of our preparedness plan. You don’t have to be a full time farmer with hundreds of acres to be an accomplished gardener and you don’t have to …

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HONORED! We were named the Zombie Response Team’s October Survivalist of the Month!

ZOMBIES!  Who doesn’t love ’em?  We certainly enjoy a good undead story, either in film or print.  When you start thinking about zombies, you have to think “What would I do if the dead walked tomorrow?”  Well  if you don’t have a clue, thankfully there are those out there that …

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