Category: Community

PRIVACY: DHS testing biometric exit devices at mock airport this summer

Source: fiercehomelandsecurity.com By: Zach Rausnitz Posted on: April 28, 2014 The Homeland Security Department is preparing to test biometric devices that will let it track passengers when they exit the country, in response to a congressional mandate that it has struggled for more than a decade to fulfill. Congress first called for an automated system to track when […]

ACTIVE STORM THREAT: 7:00 PM MST. Active Tornadic Storm Systems across the southern USA

Source: http://www.spc.noaa.gov/ By: Rich Fleetwood Posted on: April 28, 2014 7pm MST If you are in the path of ANY major storm systems below, seek shelter immediately. Turn your weather radios ON, and have a plan. This is an ONGOING EMERGENCY SITUATION: ZCZC SPCPWOSPC ALL WOUS40 KWNS 281936 ALZ000-LAZ000-MSZ000-TNZ000-290200- PUBLIC SEVERE WEATHER OUTLOOK NWS STORM PREDICTION CENTER NORMAN […]

THREAT: Experts warn civilian world not ready for massive EMP-caused blackout

Source: foxnews.com By: Josh Peterson Posted on: April 21, 2014 Website: watchdog.org/ The catastrophic effects of an electromagnetic pulse-caused blackout could be preventable, but experts warn the civilian world is still not ready.  Peter Vincent Pry, executive director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security and director of the U.S. Nuclear Strategy Forum, both congressional advisory boards, […]

PREPS: Do You Know the History of CERT?

      View as web page April 10, 2014 The National Preparedness Community Member Spotlight Introducing Nicholas Herold Nicholas’ passion for emergency preparedness has been a part of both his professional and personal life for many years.   He is a member of the Medical Reserve Corps, a community of trained volunteers who provide and support public health services, […]

PLANS: Selecting A Bug Out Location

Source: inchsurvival.com By: whitewolf Posted on: August 12, 2013 Leaving the security of your home and deciding to bug out should always be your last resort.  There are many different scenarios in which you could be forced to leave.  It could be a natural or man-made disaster or perhaps the economy has collapsed, society has broken down and […]

FUTURE: Top 10 Reasons America Depends On Survivalists And Preppers

Source: prepperfortress.com By: DR. DAVID EIFRIG JR. Posted on: MARCH 4, 2014 < p>There has been a lot of derogatory talk lately about “preppers” and “survivalists.” Here are 10 reasons why preppers and survivalists have always been vital to the United States and why it is essential that we have as many as possible to survive future disasters. […]

INFOGRAPHIC: The Art of War

I’m inspired to share this very detailed infographic today for two reasons. The first is a book I just finished this week called “One Second After“,  a contemporary view of what our daily life would be like, should an attack by our worst foes and enemies procure, launch and light off high yield nuclear weapons […]