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Life Under Lockdown

The US is only recently getting a taste of the ‘lockdown’ that’s been in effect for several countries in Europe, notably Italy and Spain. I asked a couple of...

APPLYING THE ART OF TRACKING

Editor’s note: This is the fourth of five installments in a series of articles by guest author Kyt Lyn Walken on tracking and its applicability to prepping. — Wild Bill

The Final Straw: What Is America’s Tipping Point and What are You Prepared to...

Have you ever wondered what makes a person snap? What causes a normal, quiet, everyday citizen, loving mother, or doting father to lose it all and fight like a caged animal? What can cause...
U.S. Constitution Preamble

Can Virginia’s Governor Actually Use the National Guard to Enforce Gun Laws?

Can the Virginia Governor use the National Guard to enforce gun control laws?
U.S. Constitution Preamble

Virginia Gun Control Law Update

Virginia threatens gun control laws and local governments say they won't enforcement. Virginia's AG says they can't refuse. GOA and VCDL say he's wrong.

Martial Law = Gun Confiscation? One Big Reason Why it is Unlikely

Editor’s Note: This post is another entry in the Prepper Writing Contest from Bolo. Many Prepper and survivalist web sites contain an abundance of material about the likelihood of gun confiscation in the aftermath of...

Prepping Gone a Little Mad

The end of the complacent world where others control their fate is staring the United Kingdom in the face and the stories of their leap into prepping are lessons for us all. What happened to the Empire upon...

Vehicles As Weapons

As most of you who follow the news already know there was a vehicle attack in Toronto this past Monday. Reported a ten people killed and 15 injured in the initial report, updated on...

Tips to Prepare Your House for Future Disasters

Editors Note: An article from Dennis to The Prepper Journal. A sponsored post promoting choices in home warranties. I am posting this because it serves two purposes - it contains some good prepping tips and my...

That Droning Noise is Getting Louder

The Prepper Journal has posted a number of articles on the coming of drones to our daily lives and if you put your ear to the west wind, and have really excellent hearing, the...

Worst of Times, Best of People, Mostly.

Editors Note: The good and the bad in real time. "My faith in humanity restored"..."THIS is how Americans really treat each other"...."We see heroes and victims, we don't see colors"....the images are undeniable, they are...

Our Store is Open for Business

The Prepper Journal Store is "Open for Business"! Softly (quietly) launched this past weekend, it is now up and running with some serious prepper supplies for those serious about their preparations...

Would Society Be Better Off If There Were No Police?

The role of law enforcement used to be pretty clearly understood from the perspective of the public they were entrusted to protect, the criminals who tried to hide from them and the public servants...

The Prepper Journal Store is Open for Business

Everyday we are adding new and different prepping supplies at some great prices. I mean, really, who else has only Blue Waivian Jerry cans? The fact that we already sold all the Red and Green...

Police Abuse, Riots, and AR-15 Rifles

Editors Note: This article is from Pastor Chuck Baldwin and originally appeared on his website www.chuckbaldwinlive.com. In the article, Chuck lays out the case for a biblical mandate to defend and protect your family....

There’s Nothing More Dangerous than an Unstoppable, Well-Armored Shooter

This week Rep. Mike Honda, D-San Jose announced legislation that would block civilians from purchasing “military-grade” body armor. Blocking this access will keep people safer he says and will prevent criminals from using this...

Guest Recommended Free On-Line Summit

Editors Note: A contribution from R. Ann Parris. The Prepper Journal hopes the content of the summit recommended here lives up to her expectations, as does she! Also note this starts in just five...

Welcome to 2019

Happy New Year to all from The Prepper Journal! As we leave the Chinese Year of the Dog and move into the Year of the Pig, let us all remember the joys and the trials...

Prepping for Wildfires

Today we focus on how you can begin prepping for wildfires. This is helpful in many SHTF issues including nuclear war and civil unrest so even if you feel wildfires are unlikely in your neighborhood.

The Revolution will Not be Fought with Rubber Bullets

As we watch the events unfold in Ferguson, Missouri I am struck by how forces seem to be compelling this confrontation of police and protestors towards a violent catastrophe that has far reaching ramifications...

Beyond Off-Grid Filmmaker Seeks Support

A Missouri filmmaker has assembled an eclectic mix of gardeners, natural builders, homesteaders, preppers and farmers who have at least one thing in common – they are not preparing to survive one calamity, but...

Can Survivalists and Preppers Benefit From Reality TV Shows?

The quick answer is yes; absolutely, if the show is true to its viewership. That said, it can also go horribly wrong; let’s examine why. The Big Picture: Much of modern society today is operating with...

World War C – The Cyber War That Cripples America

Are Americans caught in the crossfire of a cyber-war between terrorists and the agencies of both foreign and domestic governments? These agencies, as well as certain rogue nations and terrorists are aggressively collecting information...

Why Is Government Stockpiling Guns, Ammo?

For some of you this may come as a surprise but our government is increasingly taking steps that are hard to construe in any way other than they are planning for a massive war...

Female Suicide Bombers

“I have to tell the world that if they do not defend us, then we have to defend ourselves with the only thing we have, our bodies. Our bodies are the only fighting means...

If You See Something, Do Something

By now you have heard of the Department of Homeland Security’s program of counter-terrorism called “If You See Something, Say Something”. The premise of this program is for all citizens to pay attention to...

To Be, Or Not To Be – On The ‘Doomsday Preppers’!

Today's article is courtesy of guest blogger Captain William E. Simpson II - USMM. Captain Bill was featured on National Geographic's Doomsday Preppers episode "Fortress At Sea". Bill has other articles that may be...

Is the U.S. Government Building the Terrorists they Need?

For a long time; I along with countless others who are better informed than me have wondered at the strange nature of our governments actions upon the citizens they are supposed to represent and...

How to Deal With Migrants and Refugees

Editor’s Note: This article was generously contributed by Dan Sullivan who comes to us from his own blog, survivalsullivan.com. Dan talks about a situation that is impacting the world right now to varying degrees...

We Promise: No Armed Drones In U.S.

Subtitled: If you believe that I have a bridge to sell you. As drone use has became more prevalent with the onset of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan they have been increasingly used in...