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The Barter Value of Skills

The Barter Value of Skills

truther April 27, 2012 0

Recently, we talked about the necessity of learning skills to aid us in a survival situation. Don’t underestimate the value of those skills for barter. If the grid goes down, people may

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Greek Town Implements Revolutionary Barter System Without Euro

Greek Town Implements Revolutionary Barter System Without Euro

truther April 23, 2012 0

Greece continues along a path toward self-sufficiency that could very well see them break free from their debt servitude. In the wake of their pillaging by international financiers, Greeks who have realized that protesting is

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Survival Super Foods – Cucumbers

Survival Super Foods – Cucumbers

truther April 21, 2012 0

Cucumbers are a member of the gourd family and are also considered a fruit. Cucumbers are quite easy to grow, can be eaten raw as a snack by themselves, on sandwiches or in

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The Fallacy of Bugging Out – Are You Prepared to Be a Refugee?

The Fallacy of Bugging Out – Are You Prepared to Be a Refugee?

truther April 20, 2012 10

Many websites, blogs and forums have covered the topic of bugging out in excruciating detail, all under the assumption that this will be a necessary escape plan for many of us when the proverbial

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Bunkers, Food, Armor: Disaster Prep Hits Mainstream

Bunkers, Food, Armor: Disaster Prep Hits Mainstream

truther April 16, 2012 1

Preppers are folks who detect the possibility of calamity and decide to increase their odds of surviving it by putting aside supplies. “Putting things by” — essential throughout most of humanity’s existence — was

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Cities – A Prepper’s Worst Nightmare & Solutions

Cities – A Prepper’s Worst Nightmare & Solutions

truther April 13, 2012 3

Is it a coincidence that all of my nightmares occur in big cities? While it may be a personality glitch, I find that considering the dangers you face in the event of an emergency

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The Myth of Nicotine Addiction

The Myth of Nicotine Addiction

truther April 13, 2012 2

Governments, pharmaceutical companies,'big tobacco', are all in cahoots to make people think smoking is addictive, and quitting is difficult. Neither is true."

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The ‘Doomsday shelter’ being built below Kansas prairie where millionaires will be able to sit out the Apocalypse in style

The ‘Doomsday shelter’ being built below Kansas prairie where millionaires will be able to sit out the Apocalypse in style

truther April 11, 2012 15

When you buy a house, you end up feeling like you will be paying it off until the world ends. Well, how about one of these luxurious condos, which come with all the mod-cons, as

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25 Must Know Skills For Surviving The Coming Nightmare

25 Must Know Skills For Surviving The Coming Nightmare

truther April 5, 2012 1

Many people nowadays are quite aware that the world they live in is going to the toilet. Aside from the geophysical part that “seems” to be going haywire and could be nothing other than

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Bug-Out Survival Lessons

Bug-Out Survival Lessons

truther April 2, 2012 1

While primarily focused on cold weather bug-out lessons, much of the information Brandon provides below is applicable to hot weather scenarios as well. If you’ve ever gone through a heat spell or drought in

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Prepping for the Financially Challenged: Basic Survival Strategies For Apartments and Confined Spaces

Prepping for the Financially Challenged: Basic Survival Strategies For Apartments and Confined Spaces

truther March 30, 2012 3

Previously we talked about basic critical preps for apartments. Once these basic elements are secured, you will want to expand your supplies to increase your capabilities. Your expanded supplies will be dictated by three

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Walking: Survival Fitness and Exercise

Walking: Survival Fitness and Exercise

truther March 27, 2012 0

You may have all of your supplies and extra food on hand, but are you in good physical shape to be able to survive? You may have 3 years worth of food stored for you

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