Category: Citizen Journalism

THINK: What is a Prepper?

Source: By: nanations Posted on: September 15, 2013 In a nutshell, the modern-day Prepper is a Survivalist. A Prepper is a person who actively prepares for emegencies such as natural disasters, war, social unrest, or disruptions in food, water, or fuel supplies. Some Preppers learn martial arts or archery skills, others store weapons and ammo, but most […]

FUTURE: The End of Your World As You Know It

Source: By: P. Henry  Posted on: March 8, 2014 As adults, we are expected by society to be mature enough to take care of a few basic but important things; namely ourselves and anyone we have responsibility for. Responsibility is a word that I use frequently on the Prepper Journal blog to describe my sense of duty to others. […]

INFO: Survival Blogs You Should Be Reading

[emc2alert type=”info” style=”normal” position=”top” visible=”visible” closebtn=”1″ title=”Heads-Up” ]This is a great start for blogs to keep an eye on regularly for good, useful preparedness information. I’d humbly to add to this list…just sayin'[/emc2alert] Source: By: James Kearney Posted on: September 24, 2013 | Along with reading our own survival blog, there is a wealth of great information […]

Here it comes…Spring 2014 Tornado season…Prepare Now…

Tornado Preparedness Requires a Plan Tornado country preparedness. The basics…the awareness…the warnings…the shelter…the recovery. I grew up in north Texas, and spent my first 33 years there. We had our share of destructive and deadly twisters many times. In February 1969, after midnight, a deadly tornado hit a mobile home park to our northwest over […]

GEAR: Things To Keep In Your Car Kit

Source: By: Ken Jorgustin Posted on: July 23, 2013 What’s in your car kit? Please put together a simple backpack car kit to keep in your vehicle for an emergency. If you are like most other people, you probably spend a fair amount of time driving in your car. While it may seem like you could easily […]

SKILLS: The Importance of Survival Skills … Eight Skills to Develop

Source: By: Brionna Kennedy  Posted on: Tuesday, February 18, 2014 Survival is not just about prepping or the amusing antics of a television survivalist. Every day, real people find themselves in situations where comfort, if not survival, hinges on their ability to be prepared with the skills and knowledge to get through natural disasters, accidents or other […]