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...

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...

Virginia to Feds – We Dont Need You!

A couple of news items this week have been surprising reactions from Virginia (for politicians, not citizens) to regulations or policies that have long been decried on our side as aggressively anti-freedom. This shouldn't...

Is Prepping The Next Evolutionary Meme On The Planet?

Ok, first things first; what the heck is a ‘meme’? Here’s the definition from Wikipedia: A meme (/ˈmiːm/; meem) is "an idea, behavior, or style that spreads from person to person within a culture." A...

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...

Is An Ebola Epidemic Inevitable In America?

What Can Citizens Do To Protect Themselves? With each successive day since the man (Thomas Eric Duncan) who flew from Liberia to Texas was diagnosed with the first case of the Ebola virus in the...

Misplaced Hope: The Futility in Picking Sides Politically

This may be a short post but the news yesterday of collusion between the Speaker of the House, John Boehner and Senator Harry Reid’s office on Congress’ ability to dodge some of the pleasantries...

4th Amendment Trial Ends In Victory for Liberty: Judge Gives Shout Out to Ben...

Color me surprised to read what happened on Friday when Virginian Aaron Tobey won his lawsuit against the Department of Homeland Security, the TSA and about 5 other people. Tobey had written an abridged...

Are You Prepared?

4 Realistic Threats You Should Be Prepping For Editor's note: This prepping primer was written by guest contributor Mark Hedman. Shows like National Geographic’s Doomsday Preppers...

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...

Where’s Paul Revere When You Need Him?

Over the course of the past 100 years there have been many fundamental changes affecting our society that have crept-in over time, so that they largely go unnoticed to those people who are not...

Will Americans Soon Not Be Able To Buy, Sell Or Get A Job Without...

By Michael Snyder: The Truth A plan being pushed in Congress right now by senators from both major political parties would force all Americans to get a biometric national ID card.  It is being...

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...

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...

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The Coronavirus/COVID-19 has caused a lot of chaos in recent weeks. Countries have closed their borders, governments have restricted the movement of their citizens, and in the United States, city mayors have...

Is America Under Biological Attack?

It’s a plain fact that too many people in our county have become far too complacent. And among several other incredibly serious national problems, we suddenly have a mass influx of tens of thousands...

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...

Are Terrorists Already TargetIng US Water, Electric, Nuclear Facilities?

In counter-terrorism, "surveillance correlations" refers to several seemingly unrelated events actually being related, and showing evidence that you are either under surveillance or about to be attacked. Few areas of concern are showing more...

Mountain House Sale Starts Sunday

A new and unique Mountain House sale starts Sunday from Camping Survival.  It's the first one ever to give away the freeze-dried ice cream. Mountain House food is a great option for your bug...

In Search of Leadership and Character

This article was generously donated by Richard Earl Broome. “Alike for the nation and the individual, the one indispensable requisite is character.” -- Theodore Roosevelt As I sit and reflect on this cold and snowy morning...

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...

Is Google Glass Bad for Society?

In case you haven’t heard about the “next big thing”, it’s here. Google Glass will revolutionize our world in the same way that the cell phone or the internet did when they each appeared...

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...

Radiated Rainwater in our Future

Remember how horrifying the thought of acid rain was in the 1980s? On its way to earth, rain picked up sulfur dioxide and nitrogen oxides from industrial emissions, killing 300-year-old cedar trees in the...
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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...

It’s Dark Outside – State of Emergency Declared!

As I read the news about the snow and mayhem in the northern part of the country this past week, I had to shake my head. The most recent storm was dubbed “Nemo” by...

Our Greatest Terrorism Threat is not The Middle East:

Expose’ of Hezbollah, Iran, Latin America and Mexico ABSTRACT The greatest terrorism threat to America does not come specifically from the Middle East. The twisted, distorted, convoluted relationship of drugs, weapons, fraudulent documents, money laundering and...

The Airlift of Illegals: Importing Poverty Into the U.S.

The crisis on the border has stretched on for weeks now and shows no sign of stopping. Our representatives intend to use this issue as a political football in the upcoming elections and as...
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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?