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Prepping for Hurricanes and When to Bug-Out

Prepping for Hurricanes and When to Bug-Out

Editor’s Note: This is an updated and revised edition for 2018. The original article was published prior to last year’s devastating hurricane Maria.

 

This last hurricane . . .

Blacksmithing and your SHTF Career

Blacksmithing and your SHTF Career

Have you ever thought about your own personal currency in a collapse situation? While the keeping and managing of many things or the growing and storing of foods adds value . . .

Re-thinking School Safety

Re-thinking School Safety

A high school in Sante Fe, Texas was the scene of a mass murder recently, with at least 10 people killed and as many more wounded. A 17-year-old . . .

Reflections on Parkland: What is Courage?

Reflections on Parkland: What is Courage?

In the Parkland high school shooting in South Florida, just a few miles from my home, we saw the extremes of human fortitude in the persons of Coach Aaron Feis . . .

6 Essential Lessons from Hurricane Harvey

6 Essential Lessons from Hurricane Harvey

The latest reports put the death toll from Hurricane Harvey at 70. While the count is likely to rise further, mostly this will be from bodies revealed by receding water . . .