10 Ways To Improve Your Situational Awareness- Your Power Of Observation Is A Form of Self-Defense Par Excellence

Situational Awareness is the ability to identify, process, and comprehend information about how to survive in an emergency situation. More simply, it’s knowing what is going on around you. It is dynamic, hard to maintain, and easy to lose. Knowing what is going on all the time is very difficult for any one person, especially […]


Why 90% Of The Population Would Die Without Electricity? Surviving Without Electricity Certainly Wouldn’t be Easy

Experts predict that an EMP strike that wipes out electricity across the nation would ultimately lead to the demise of up to 90% of the population. However, this figure begs an important question: if we were able to live thousands of years without even the concept of electricity, why would we suddenly all die without […]


8 Steps to Prepare for Civil Unrest: Unhappy People In Large Groups Can be A Volatile Bunch

This is a topic that isn’t talked about very often, probably because it’s something we just don’t like thinking about. But it’s just as important to prepare for as natural disasters, and those we do talk about a lot. Natural disasters are common in pretty much every state – snow storms, earthquakes, tornadoes…. If you don’t to […]


Surviving The Next Great Depression- When The Next Great Depression Hits It Will Be Unlike Anything We Have Lived Through Before

Numerous economists and investors are warning of another great financial crisis to come but few people want to listen to them. No crisis is ever exactly like the last one and the next great depression will be different from the last one. In the last depression those who had money were in a good financial […]


Society As We Know It Will Collapse Very Fast In Case Of A Catastrophic Event: 10 Tips For Escaping Any City When Society Collapses

There’s a reason why big cities come to mind when we think of terrorist attacks or natural disasters. Any kind of a large-scale attack will always inflict more damage and tragedy on a city because of the massive increase in population. It will affect more people, creates more chaos, and deal the largest economic blow. […]


Take Control Of Our Future And Prepare For Hard Times: 9 Things To Do to Prepare for Hard Times Ahead

Most Prepper types that I know appear to have a common trait: they are good at evaluating risks then moving to mitigate those risks in a nimble manner.  What that means, in somewhat plainer English, is they have the ability to evaluate a situations, make a plan, learn from it, and ultimately act in a responsible […]

PREPAREDNESS Self Sufficiently

50 Uses of Duct Tape for Survival and Emergencies

The other version dates back to the same era, but gives the credit to the heating industry.  When people first began using central heating, aluminum ducts were installed throughout homes in order to distribute the heat to different rooms. The joints of the ducts were leaking, so in an effort to conserve heat, duct tape […]


44 Fantastic Uses of Paracord for Prepping and Survival [UPDATE: Now 60+ Ways]

My love affair with paracord continues.  Not only is it strong and useful for a myriad of tasks, it is colorful and fun to work with. Time spent making a paracord bracelet, paracord lanyard, paracord belt, and other paracord projects is time well spent. I know I am not the only one that feels this way. […]


10 Dangers To Living Off The Land And Surviving In The Wild If Society Collapses…

How to Live off the Land if a complete breakdown of society ever occurs. Bushcraft, survivalism, self-defense, stealth and survival hunting and fishing. If America collapses you’re going to need a back-up plan for survival. Included: 10 Dangers to Living Off the Land and Surviving in the Wild. How many readers here remember the movie “Red Dawn” from the early […]