Category: Society

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 […]

PREPS: Are You Ready Series … Pandemic Preparedness

Source: thedailysheeple.com By: Tess Pennington  Ready Nutrition  Posted on: April 1st, 2014 Let’s cut to the chase, it is very difficult to prepare for epidemics and pandemics especially for those living in close proximity to others. These natural recurring disasters tend to occur suddenly and without warning. According to the Center for Disease Control (CDC), serious, deadly contagious […]

EMP: America Not Ready For EMP Attack, Homeland Security Adviser Says

Source: inquisitr.com By: Tara Dodrill Posted on: April 21, 2014   An EMP attack would have “catastrophic effects” on American civilians, according to statements made by Peter Vincent Pry. The executive director of the Task Force on National and Homeland Security and US Nuclear Strategy Forum Congressional adviser feels the technology necessary to avoid such an apocalyptic disaster exist. Pry […]

MAPS: Where You Don’t Want to Be When It Hits the Fan

Source: thedailysheeple.com By: Mac Slavo  Posted on: September 6th, 2013 When it hits the fan America’s population centers will explode in violence, looting, and total breakdown of law and order. It’s a theory put forth by numerous survival and relocation specialists, and one that makes complete sense if you consider what happens in a truly serious collapse-like scenario. […]

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, […]