There are many alarming trends throughout the American public school system, and one of the most unsettling relates to “terror drills.” Paul Joseph Watson of Infowars wrote last week about “lockdown drills” run by the DHS: The Department of Homeland Security is expanding its operations by running unannounced school lockdown drills, another sign of the federal agency’s encroachment into more areas of Americans’ lives. “On Thursday, March 6, a team comprised of ten officials from the U.S. Department of Homeland Security, the Essex County...
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Bags, bags, and more bags. Bug out bags, EDC (everyday carry) bags, G.O.O.D. (Get Out Of Dodge) bags, the list can go on, but we don’t need an army of bags to do what we need to do. As with any essential piece of gear, quality and dependability are the key to success. With so many bags on the market, the task of finding the right bag for the right application can be daunting. We have been on the search for a bag that can serve multiple purposes. One that can be a bug out or get home bag, and also have the ability to tackle weekend fun. One...
Most of our readers carry an IFAK (Individual First Aid Kit) in their bug out bag or even their hiking backpack. Usually everyone tries to carry everything and anything they can think of for a multitude of situations. Let’s take a look at something you may have forgotten… Super Glue!
A bug out bag is designed in theory to give you everything you may need to live for at least 72 hours outside of your home and should be considered as part of any comprehensive plan for disaster or true preparedness. The tendency with bug out bags is to throw everything but the kitchen sink in them to cover every conceivable scenario or need. When this happens you have people with Bug Out Bags that weigh more than they do. Not only could this seriously slow you down at the precise time you need to be light on your feet, but having a bag that...
Everyone has a Bug Out / GOOD Bag. You always hear the “experts” weigh in on what you should have in your bag. That is all fine and dandy, but we are looking for something different. The average Prepper has a home and some means of income. Not everyone is rich like the folks we see on the cool “Prepper” shows, but they at least have something to put in a bag.
Looking for a bug out bag checklist to make sure your bug out bag isn’t lacking anything critical? Instead of another long written post about bug out bags, we thought we’d put one out there in pictorial form.
We recently tested and reviewed the PurifiCup. We just got word that it has been tested by a team of survival instructors and their will a discussion about it this Friday on the UK Preppers Radio Network .