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10 Most Sought-After Bartering Items in Venezuela

10 Most Sought-After Bartering Items in Venezuela

🕔08:13, 14.Oct 2019

About 50 years ago, Venezuela was one of the most stable countries in the world. Even with huge oil reserves, however, little is left of the so-called Saudi Venezuela. More than 30 years of misguided economic policies unleashed what is

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Why Doesn’t The Government Want You To Be More Independent

Why Doesn’t The Government Want You To Be More Independent

🕔07:53, 3.Oct 2019

Watching the Democratic debates over the last couple of months, it’s amazing how all the candidates are talking about having the government do more for people. Whether it’s Medicare for All, canceling student debt, handing out more money in welfare

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Do You Know Your Rights Under Martial Law?

Do You Know Your Rights Under Martial Law?

🕔06:06, 27.Sep 2019

In 1861, following a riot and the destruction of the transportation system Abraham Lincoln enacted Martial Law in Maryland. 12 voters from the General Assembly were arrested and prevented from voting on secession. The scars of the civil war are

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50 High Value Items To Stockpile For When SHTF

50 High Value Items To Stockpile For When SHTF

🕔07:44, 23.Sep 2019

Stockpiling necessary supplies is at the very core of prepping. Most of us start out by trying to build a stockpile of food to see us through an emergency and will probably still be stockpiling food when the SHTF. But

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How The State Will Strip You Of Your Rights When SHTF

How The State Will Strip You Of Your Rights When SHTF

🕔08:11, 26.Aug 2019

Editor’s note: This article was written by Maybell Nieves, a professional physician from Venezuela. Dealing with this subject has been quite difficult for me. Both the concept of the state stripping you of everything and the SHTF concept have as

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What Do I Store in My Pantry As a Prepper?

What Do I Store in My Pantry As a Prepper?

🕔08:48, 6.Aug 2019

Prepping can take on many different styles. Some preppers focus on bugging in, while others focus on bugging out. There are those who are in the process of turning their homes into homesteads, while others are relying primarily on their

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I Lived In A Post-SHTF World For 3 Years, And This Is What I Learned

I Lived In A Post-SHTF World For 3 Years, And This Is What I Learned

🕔07:26, 25.Jul 2019

Editor’s note: This article was written by Maybell Nieves, a professional physician from Venezuela. As a professional physician having always lived in a big city, I never imagined that at some point in my life, the social and economic situation

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Bug Out Vehicles – Why Most People Get it Wrong

Bug Out Vehicles – Why Most People Get it Wrong

🕔07:11, 23.Jul 2019

It seems like one of the favorite “fun” subjects for people to talk about in the prepping community is bug out vehicles. I guess that’s understandable, as the community is dominated by men… and men like their cars and trucks.

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DIY – Mason Jar Soil Test

DIY – Mason Jar Soil Test

🕔08:30, 12.Jul 2019

Have you ever wondered what the structure of your garden soil is? It would help when making decisions on what and where you might plant, as well as amending the structure of your soil. This test is so easy that

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What Is the Best Canned Meat?

What Is the Best Canned Meat?

🕔10:22, 4.Jul 2019

Every prepper’s pantry has canned food in it. It’s the first line of defense against starvation in a disaster scenario. While canned foods shouldn’t make up all your food storage, there are some benefits that canned foods present. The biggest

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The Only 4 Knots That You’re Going To Actually Use In A Survival Situation

The Only 4 Knots That You’re Going To Actually Use In A Survival Situation

🕔09:47, 27.Jun 2019

Tomorrow, as you go through your day, try to keep count of how many fasteners you use. All of them – belts, locks, buttons, zippers, screws, nails, cargo straps, bungees and whatever else you use to hold things together. There

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12 Foods I Keep In My Car At All Times

12 Foods I Keep In My Car At All Times

🕔06:31, 21.Jun 2019

Being prepared means being prepared all the time; at least in my book it does. That can be a bit challenging at times, especially since we don’t really know what life is going to throw our way. That’s why I

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10 Prepping Items You Can Buy at the Salvation Army

10 Prepping Items You Can Buy at the Salvation Army

🕔11:26, 13.Jun 2019

I have to confess, I don’t normally think of the Salvation Army as one of my top prepping stores. I’ve shopped for prepping equipment and supplies at a lot of different places through the years. Even so, I’d kind of

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8 Ways to Use Your Rancid Oil for Survival

8 Ways to Use Your Rancid Oil for Survival

🕔07:09, 3.Jun 2019

Editor’s Note: This article was inspired by an idea left in a comment by Left Coast Chuck, one of our most respected readers and opinion leaders. Cooking oil is one of the key elements in any prepper’s food supply. It’s

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Firearms for Emergency and SHTF Situations

Firearms for Emergency and SHTF Situations

🕔08:19, 28.May 2019

Editor’s Note: This article was gladly contributed by one of our beloved readers, Larry. He is a Vietnam veteran, retired law enforcement, CPP (highest recognized level of security professional); was Director of Security for a Fortune 500 company; and served

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