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What Makes the Best Hurricane Food? – Hurricane Ready Food Supply and Considerations

What Makes the Best Hurricane Food? – Hurricane Ready Food Supply and Considerations

Hurricane and natural disaster planning should be part of your overall food storage plan. That plan should address food concerns over the period of a year or longer. Also, you…

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….

America’s Increasing Levels of Political Violence: Something to Prep For?

America’s Increasing Levels of Political Violence: Something to Prep For?

In case you haven’t noticed, there’s an increasing level of violent political confrontations on U.S. soil. A new study by the Center for the Study of Hate and Extremism at…

How to Protect Yourself from Flood Borne Illness: Harvey and Irma Edition

How to Protect Yourself from Flood Borne Illness: Harvey and Irma Edition

It’s time to brush up your flood survival knowledge. The latest media reports about Hurricane Harvey reveal that at least 50+ people have died while 32,000 people are in official…

A North Korea Primer for Preppers: How to Prepare for Conflict

A North Korea Primer for Preppers: How to Prepare for Conflict

Can Kim Jong-Un hit America, and if he can, will he? Most sources suggest that he probably can’t and probably won’t. But that doesn’t mean there’s nothing to prep for….

Entitlement Attitudes, Fragile Mindset, and the Next Generation of Preppers

Entitlement Attitudes, Fragile Mindset, and the Next Generation of Preppers

Millenials (Generation Y), the iGen generation, and younger people in general seem to be taking a beating in many studies and news reports. Entitlement and fragility seem to be a…

What You Missed Last Week: BDS Survival Roundup (and bug-out or bug-in?)

What You Missed Last Week: BDS Survival Roundup (and bug-out or bug-in?)

I’m back. Hopefully my last survival roundup proved interesting enough to warrant another update this week. Just like last week, I’m fresh off camping at another Maine state park, this…

What You Missed Last Week: BDS Survival Round-Up (July 10-17)

What You Missed Last Week: BDS Survival Round-Up (July 10-17)

Hi, Derrick here, founder of Prepper Press. Working as a publisher/editor to get other authors’ writing published usually leaves me with little time to do writing of my own. Blog…

Best Survival Water Filters – The Ultimate Guide

Best Survival Water Filters – The Ultimate Guide

Water filtration is one of the most if not the most important part of any survival plan. You can do for a while without a lot of things but water…

Happy Thanksgiving From My Home to Yours

Happy Thanksgiving From My Home to Yours

Some years are better than others and this year, in spite of many changes, is one of the better years. As we approach year end, I find myself in an upbeat mood as I look forward to even more change. Going into 2017, I feel less worried and infinitely more prepared. That is the beauty of prepping and living a prepper-centric lifestyle: with each passing year, you are steps closer to meeting your goals and feeling secure in your knowledge that you can take care of yourself and your family during dire circumstances.

It is with this frame of mind that I offer you a message of “Thanks” and Thanksgiving. Thank you for being a part of Backdoor Survival.

Fukushima: Is Anyone or Anything Safe?

Fukushima: Is Anyone or Anything Safe?

Recent news that thousands of fuel rods are being removed from Fukushima has raised a lot of questions and concerns across the globe. Is the extraction safe or is this…

Internet Down Now What?

Internet Down Now What?

Fall is definitely here. The leaves are finally falling from the trees and in the Pacific Northwest the infamous November winds have started. A number of years back, Seattle lost…

Americans Under Siege – Has Tomorrow Become a Reality?

Americans Under Siege – Has Tomorrow Become a Reality?

For all intents and purposes, it appears that Americans are under siege by our own government. Are we closer to becoming a police state with mandatory lockdowns and more?

Coming to Terms with Government Control

Coming to Terms with Government Control

Today I speculate that recent events are part of a larger master plan for government control of its citizens. True or not, it is something to consider. Don’t let the issue of gun control distract you from the truth about our government’s actions and the push toward tyranny.

Wake Up to Our Bill of Rights

Wake Up to Our Bill of Rights

Today is Bill of Rights Day and yet the most basic of civil liberties are being denied or taken away. Wake up to our Bill of Rights before they are gone.

The Rising Tsunami of the Police State

The Rising Tsunami of the Police State

The rank and file citizens of the United States of America are being herded down the path to a Police State. Or, better put, will soon be running from the rising tsunami of the police state. . . . a special Backdoor Survival view of the National Defense Resources Preparedness Order.