Here’s an interesting article by William Green titled “The Anarchist’s Diet.” Some good “food” for thought (pun intended).
Here are some excerpts:
“[Jared Diamond's] thesis was that geographical differences in domesticability of local plants and animals can explain the pattern of technological developments, at least in prehistory. Agriculture was the key: Those societies that developed . . . → Read More: Is “bread is a tool of the state”?
Just read this great article on The Dollar Vigilante blog yesterday: http://dollarvigilante.com/blog/2012/10/15/call-the-cops-at-your-own-risk.html
Within it, there is an incredibly compelling presentation by a law professor as well as a presentation by a local LEO. The video can be seen here: http://youtu.be/6wXkI4t7nuc
It’s 48 minutes that dramatically changed this homeschooling stay-at-home mother’s perspective.
The most compelling argument . . . → Read More: MUST SEE video: DON’T talk to police (compelling argument even if you are “innocent”)
Last night Chris and I recorded a Silver Shield Report where we focused on the Ultimate Exit Strategy as well as other topics related to the upcoming financial collapse. What I am most excited about is the plan to get together with other SOLA “graduates” and like-minded individuals in order to build real relationships with . . . → Read More: Pre-collapse relationship- and skill- building in Michilindoh and beyond
What pisses me off about all of those “how to get out of debt” books is that they all bow to the almighty credit score. As if you cannot live without a good credit score. My husband and I have decided to give the finger to our credit score. We have stopped paying on the . . . → Read More: Stop Bowing To The Almighty Credit Score
A friend passed this on to me and I wanted to pass this on to you all: http://www.shtfmovement.com/pdf-downloads/topic13603.html The guy posted: “My intent is to eventually create a library that will not only be fore every day life, but also help to survive, and rebuild after TEOTWAWKI.” Not a bad idea . . . → Read More: A list of free pdf download sites
Go to http://www.homeschoolfreebie.wholesomechildhood.com/ today (12/5/11) to get your free pdf of Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt.
From the site: “A million copy seller, Henry Hazlitt’s Economics in One Lesson is a classic economic primer. But it is also much more, having become a fundamental influence on modern libertarian economics of the . . . → Read More: Free today (12/5/11) pdf of Economics in One Lesson by Henry Hazlitt
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One of my top concerns that could cause a collapse or major disruption to our world as we know it is an electro-magnetic pulse as a result of a massive solar flare (coronal mass ejection) that would wipe out almost all electronics and cause catastrophic chaos in cities . . . → Read More: What happens on the sun…
What a great conference yesterday! Thanks, Chris, for setting it up. It was amazing to be in a room with such awesome people. It was such a privilege to give and receive great ideas with each other. Looking forward to the next conference and beyond
I mentioned a book that was perspective-changing . . . → Read More: The Alpha Strategy by John Pugsley
“Dark Horses” by Switchfoot from their album Vice Verses
I’ve made my mistakes I’ve seen my heart cave in I got my scars I’ve been to hell and back again
Born for the blue skies We’ll survive the rain Born for the sunrise We’ll survive the pain
We’re singing hey, you can’t count . . . → Read More: We ARE the Dark Horses
A few days ago a man in Ohio who owned an array of exotic (and deadly) animals decided to release all of his animals and then he shot himself. It made national news: http://thelede.blogs.nytimes.com/2011/10/19/deputies-hunt-big-game-on-the-loose-in-ohio/?hp
Folks around Zanesville, Ohio, had to worry about over 50 dangerous animals roaming around (including lions, tigers and bears) until the . . . → Read More: Lions and Tigers and Bears – Oh NO! Practicing Situational Awareness
Upheavals to life as we know it lurk at every angle. Financial collapse, nuclear attack, pandemics (peretrated or natural), mass crop failures, etc. In my book, the 2nd most devastating occurrence (besides a nuclear holocaust) would be an electro-magnetic pulse (EMP) which would fry all of the electronic circuitry that it comes in contact with. . . . → Read More: CMEs, EMP and your BOV
How do you eat an elephant? One bite at a time.
A. Get yourself in the right mind set:
Keep your mouth shut (for now). Don’t mention your preps to anyone unless you are confident that that person is already a prepper and is willing to encourage and support you in your efforts. Find . . . → Read More: A Step-By-Step Overview for Preparing for an Uncertain Future
“Throw up your rock fist, if you’re feelin’ me when I drop this.”
I love pissing off those gun control bastards every time I’m packin’ heat.
I love giving the finger to the FDA and USDA every time I drink raw milk from my cows.
I love telling Monsanto to kiss my @&& every . . . → Read More: Here’s to my sisters of the resistance and liberty revolution!
There are just not enough hours in the day, especially for those of us who are preparing for very hard times, even collapse. For me, a homeschoolin’ mama of three boys, waking up at 5 a.m. is critical because my day is full of distractions. I cannot commit to any task that is more than . . . → Read More: Oh Dark Thirty