Better Things, Or, Doing Versus Talking

So I've had a lot of recent emails asking a lot of questions...several boiling down to Just Where the Heck Have You Been???? In short, I've been getting my family more off-grid ready than we already were. My family includes my closest friends and my neighbors; people that really matter in the long run. I've …

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Busting the Bugout Myth: Basics of Personnel Recovery for Preppers and Survivalists

In the same vein as the last post on 'bugging out' and a lot of the un-reality that surrounds it, the very real crossover skill of conducting a personnel recovery, or at a minimum, how to link up with friendlies, needs to be taught in lieu of the "look at muh bugout stuff!!!" that frequently …

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The Shura

Shura: (shūrā) is an Arabic word for 'consultation'. It is a gathering of Leaders among a Tribe or Group which contemplates an issue, agrees upon a solution, and rallies their groups towards that goal. The agreement reached provides the community's consent to action, recognizing the authority of the community and accepting the burden of consequence. …

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