8 Overlooked Bug-Out Bag Items

October 8, 2018 Dan Stevens 2

Tweaking your bug out bag is a never-ending endeavor. The more you learn, the more you add and remove items, the goal being to make it more lightweight, more functional and more tuned to your […]

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Setting Up a Carbine for Self-Defense

September 29, 2018 Dan Stevens 6

by Contributing Author Rifles, specifically carbines, are excellent choices for a defensive long gun, especially when chambering an intermediate cartridge. Their combination of desirable characteristics such as light weight, compact size, mild recoil and superior […]

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Is Urban Survival Even Possible?

September 15, 2018 Dan Stevens 16

by Tara Urban survival is basically an oxymoron. If you have extensive survival or military training, it is possible – but the chances of making it through a SHTF disaster for even an above average […]

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11 Places WW3 Could Start and How

September 8, 2018 Aaron Bailey 4

The Historical March towards WWI and WWII Glimpsed through the backwards lens of history, major conflicts seem to unfold in a natural and predictable sequence of events.  From the perspective of the future, the events […]

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The US-Israel Relationship

August 29, 2018 Dan Stevens 1

The United States and Israel are good friends. Israel is regarded as the most important ally the United States has in the Middle East.  The US has provided Israel with military and economic assistance, and […]

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Overview of the Ruger LC9

August 15, 2018 Dan Stevens 1

photo above [CC BY-SA 3.0 ], via Wikimedia Commons by Charles Sturm, Ruger and Co. is popularly known for producing American-made quality, typically overbuilt guns at modest prices. One thing they were not known for […]

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Emergency (or Everyday) Food Nuggets

August 8, 2018 Derrick Krane 0

photo above, from left to right: musket balls, chia balls, majoun balls, and space food by Derrick Krane Food nuggets, aka energy nuggets,  power chunks, power balls, aka many other names, are small, nutrient dense […]

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Power Gels for Survival

July 20, 2018 Derrick Krane 2

by Derrick Krane Power gels, aka energy gels are small packets of complex carbohydrate syrup, usually some combination of maltodextrin, brown rice syrup, honey, vitamins, minerals, amino acids, and flavorings. Though these are technically not […]

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An Overview of Antifa

July 12, 2018 Derrick Krane 0

by Derrick Krane AntiFa, a portmanteau of Anti-Fascist, is an indigenous terrorist organization.  They are described as loosely organized, without a central leadership. They have numerous independent cells throughout the United States, the UK, and […]

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On Becoming Hard to Kill

July 8, 2018 Derrick Krane 3

by Derrick Krane Never make it easy for the bad guys. If anyone ever wants to assault you, rob you, rape you or kill you, it should be the hardest thing they have ever done […]