A Foreshadowing of Future Mass Panic in America: This Is Why We Prepare…

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
By Paul Martin

Mac Slavo February 12th, 2014 Every year somewhere in our country tens of thousands of Americans experience an emergency resulting from any number of scenarios that may include natural disasters, economic hardship or other unexpected circumstances. And every year we watch with amazement as those in areas that have been affected by snow... »

Store shelves stripped bare: Georgia ice storm could take out electric grid

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
By Paul Martin February 11, 2014 GEORGIA – If you’re an Atlantan making a last-minute grocery run, here’s hoping you love corn and asparagus. Because that’s all that left on most shelves as residents stocked up and hunkered down for what forecasters say will be a massive ice storm. Gone are the loaves of bread. The... »

221 Percent Increase In One Year? Why Are So Many People Renouncing American Citizenship?

Monday, February 10, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Michael Snyder February 9th, 2014 The number of Americans that renounced their citizenship was 221 percent higher in 2013 than it was in 2012. That is a staggering figure, and it is symptomatic of a larger trend. In recent years, a lot of really good people with very deep roots in this... »

The Rise of the New Frugality – Organic Gardening

Sunday, February 9, 2014
By Paul Martin Saturday, February 8th, 2014 The above video features John Dromgoole, owner of The Natural Gardener,1 an educational organic gardening center in Austin, Texas. According to Dromgoole, Generation X’ers have become a driving force of his business. He’s seen a near 500 percent increase in vegetable, herb, and seed sales, for example, compared to... »

Getting Ready for a Flu Pandemic?

Friday, February 7, 2014
By Paul Martin One of our last polls indicated that about 30% of our readers have not started their pandemic preps and 55% of our readers had started but not completed. Some recent influenza news could be a motivator. Here’s some very recent headlines: “First death from new bird-flu strain fuels fears of pandemic” There is... »

11 Tips for Keeping Food Safe When the Power Goes Out

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
By Paul Martin

by Gaye Levy Wednesday, February 05, 2014 A couple of years back, 600 million people in India were without power for two days. It was not only lights out – but lights out for half of the population. Can you imagine the chaos? More recently, there have been significant power outages in North... »

Buy As Much Silver As You Can Carry And As Much Gold As You Can Afford

Monday, February 3, 2014
By Paul Martin

by John Little February 3, 2014 I received an email from someone that got me thinking about coins vs bars and silver vs gold – and talking to your neighbors. All of this is pretty heavy stuff – in some cases, literally. And, we jump into all of it with a great degree... »

Is It Time to Leave America, While You Still Can?

Sunday, February 2, 2014
By Paul Martin

Dave Hodges February 2, 2013 The Common Sense Show One prominent talk show host is telling his listeners to get out of the country because the Denver Post is reporting that there are 200,000 Russian troops in America. I have previously reported on government documents which demonstrate that FEMA reached a bilateral agreement Russia... »

Sniper Basics For The SHTF Survivalist

Friday, January 31, 2014
By Paul Martin

Brandon Smith Thursday, 30 January 2014 God is not on the side of the big battalions, but on the side of those who shoot best – Voltaire For a long time sniper tactics have been considered by many, even in the military, to be akin to a kind of state designated “murder” rather... »

Matt Drudge: ‘Have An Exit Plan’

Monday, January 27, 2014
By Paul Martin

By Susan Duclos Monday, January 27, 2014 The economic indicators are bad, markets, the weakening dollar, banks preventing large withdrawals, news of China banks halting all cash transfers, in fact, economies across the globe are failing, and much more has led to a simply, four word Tweet from American political commentator and the... »