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30 Excellent Survival Fiction Books

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If you’re like me and you love a great survival story, here are a few works of fiction that are enjoyable to read as well as enlightening and educational. A good survival story needs to have several elements in order to be consider one of the best. It has to …

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How to Make Survival Jerky

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When you decide what types of food to keep stocked for bug-in or bug-out situations, there are dozens of good choices. Canned goods are great for bug-in situations, but nobody wants to carry all that weight in their pack if they are on the move. Another option would be MREs …

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DXing and Why It Is Important

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If you have been in the prepping and survival community for a while, you may have heard of a hobby called DXing. This is the practice of receiving or sending long distance radio transmissions and confirming that they were received. These transmissions can be made using AM radio, shortwave radio, …

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Building a Bunker: A Hole in the Ground to Call Home

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Okay, so I know it is a bit of a survival cliché.  Everybody can think of a war movie where people are hiding out in bunkers, or one where a conspiracy theorist is heading underground.  However, do not be so quick to make assumptions.  The fact of the matter is …

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What to do When You Get Shot

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Getting shot is one of the most painful experiences that can happen to you. We seldom expect it to happen and on the few cases that victims expected it, they usually end up with fatal injuries. The world we live in is full of elements that we cannot control such …

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30+ Things to Stockpile Besides Food and Water

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When people think of sheltering in place, naturally they think of the two most important things. That is food and water. They are the most important because without food for 3 weeks and without water for 3 days, a person and his family are doomed. But sometimes, though people are …

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Tinder that Will Get your Fire Going

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When building a fire, there are three types of material you need to gather: tinder, kindling, and fuel.  Fuel consists of larger pieces of wood, and kindling is typically smaller sticks.  Kindling is required to get your fuel lit, but tinder starts off the whole process.  Tinder is defined as …

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The Ultimate Collection of Kickass Survival Ideas

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If you areve reading this, then chances are you have done some prepping already. If you are just getting started, then you can read about basic preps and bugging in vs. bugging out. The focus of this article is prepping ideas that go beyond the basics. When I was thinking …

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Self Defense Anybody can Use

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If you are realistic about survival then you know that one of the greatest threats you face are other people.  While the elements can be devastating, nothing is as unpredictable as a person. Even those you know and love can turn on you when survival is at stake.  Knowing some …

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Recent Economic Collapses around the World

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Many of us in the United States are living in a delusional world. We are caught up in one of the most tumultuous political election campaigns of our country. We are so busy fighting one another, liberal versus republican, rich against poor, black versus white, gay against straight, working mom …

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Will the Elections Change Anything for Preppers?

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As usual, no one can answer this question without setting out the parameters of the argument. I need to set the record straight first. What is wrong in America? First, I must admit I am truly an impartial voter. I do not have a dog in this fight. I believe …

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Cast-Iron Delicacies

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A good cast iron skillet is one of the best tools you can have for your kitchen. It is also great for cooking over a campfire. Cast iron is durable, inexpensive, and easy to use. It evenly distributes heat and holds that heat for long periods of time. This means …

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Who Will Win: Trump or Hillary?

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When writing political articles I try to stay somewhat objective. I realize there are pros and cons for each side. I feel that my job as a writer is to inform the public about both candidates and let them make their own decision. That being said, I definitely have a …

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What to Put in Your Bunker

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Now that you’ve gotten your bunker built, now you need to stock it. I’m sure you’ve already decided on the main important things like food and water. Besides the obvious things what should you put in your bunker? Here’s a list of s few suggestions: IN YOUR PANTRY FOOD If …

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How to Rehydrate Food

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Dehydrating food is a common practice that our ancestors came up with before today’s dehydrators were invented. It’s the easiest way to ensure that your survival food will be fit for long-term storage. Having a stockpile of dried foods is one of the things people consider when preparing for emergency …

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The 2nd Amendment: Where is it Headed?

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The second amendment, or the right to bear arms, is one of the most commonly debated political topics these days.  Some want a complete ban on guns of any kind, some want gun control, and some want the freedom to buy, own, and carry any gun at any time.  The …

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What Will and Won’t Survive an EMP

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There’s been a lot of talk about EMP attacks and it’s gotten a lot of people wondering what it is and also what will survive one of those attacks. So, let’s answer those questions. First in order to understand the threat, a proper definition of an EMP attack must be made. An …

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