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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.
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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...

Will They Target You Next?

Reading the recent headlines about the revelations that the IRS has been targeting conservative and Tea Party groups and that the Department of Justice has been caught tapping the phone lines of the Associated...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

New Law Would Allow Sheriff To Search Homes Of Gun Owners

Politicians in Olympia Washington (or the individuals who are writing the bills they are not reading) appear to have finally laid their cards on the table with a resounding “Up Yours!”. They are now...

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...

30 Million At Risk in H1N1 Vaccine Linked Illness

Reuters is reporting around 800 children in Sweden and elsewhere in Europe have developed narcolepsy, an incurable sleep disorder, after being immunized with the Pandemrix H1N1 swine flu vaccine made by British drug maker...

Now That The Ammo Is Gone, What Can You Do?

In truth, the Ammo isn’t gone, but it sure is harder to find and it’s a lot more expensive. I regularly see prices that are double what I paid just a few short months...

The Preparedness Review – Winter 2014 – Released!

The 5th Edition of The Preparedness Review (Winter 2014) has been released!  TPR5 contains 18 articles, 67 pages of great preparedness content!!!  The file size is a little over 2.4mb. The Preparedness Review is...

Is Illegal Immigration An Elitist Agenda?

Editor's Note: I have been out-of-town for the last week and the posts haven't been updated as much as I am used to which is probably a good thing when all is said and...
(Gary Porter / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel)

Milwaukee County sheriff: Don’t wait for the police; arm yourselves

Image:(Gary Porter / Milwaukee Journal Sentinel) We have been saying this for years and it's becoming more true every day. You have to rely on yourself for protection. The Police are increasingly unable to help...

Fontana School PD Purchases 14 AR-15 Assault Weapons To Protect Students

File this under the department of 'Someone is paying attention out there'. The good guys in blue at the Fontana Unified School District have  been given the OK to purchase and store 14 AR's...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

CNNMoney: Banks Are Shutting Down More Branches Than They Open

On first glance you may say "Good! What do the greedy bankers need more banks for?" and on a certain level I would rather have the space for some more trees myself than another...

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...

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...

Chimp Island

Let me preface my argument by saying that I love all animals.  Except maybe rabid ones.  I don't swerve to hit kittens and I always break for squirrels even when it compromises the stability...

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...

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...

Morningland Dairy destroyed by feds, $250,000 inventory stolen by government thugs during armed raid

(NaturalNews) There is a reason why America's founding fathers were willing to shed their own blood to gain independence from the crushing authoritarianism of the Crown of England. Nearly three years after first becoming...

Will Our Digital Life Be The Key To Our Undoing?

Our world is becoming ever more electronic and digitized with each passing day. Every time we turn around, something that we used to have on paper has been turned into an “App”. We don’t...