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Shock Report: 70 Million People Would Be Starving in the Streets Without Government Welfare Programs

July 11, 2014

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Mac Slavo July 11th, 2014 SHTFplan.com Amid all the talk of recovery by politicians, economic officials and big business leaders, the fundamental numbers behind all the propaganda tell a starkly different story. Home sales have dropped to record lows, more people are out of the workforce than anytime in the last 50 years, and cash-strapped […]

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Is Debt The Biggest Risk To Preppers?

July 2, 2014

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The opposite of debt. Photo credit.

Over and over again, I’ve heard the same lies, misinformation and insanity. Here are a few you may know: “Don’t pay off your mortgage – the interest you pay is a tax write-off!” “You need to get credit cards and make some payments so you can establish a good credit score!” “School loans are cheap, […]

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‘We Will Attack’: Ukrainian President Prepares for Offensive

July 1, 2014

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Mac Slavo June 30th, 2014 SHTFplan.com Just because they’re not talking about it anymore doesn’t mean it’s over. Hundreds have been killed in skirmishes between Ukrainian military forces and pro-Russian separatists in recent weeks and the ceasefire that has kept the Ukrainian (and Russian) militaries at bay and casualties relatively low given the circumstances has […]

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Report: DHS Armored Vehicles and Support Helicopters Target Small Montana Town

June 10, 2014

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Mac Slavo June 10th, 2014 SHTFplan.com Last week Attorney General Eric Holder launched a domestic terrorism task force. The new executive committee claims it will help keep America safe, but Holder’s own comments suggest what should be obvious, that the initiative is designed to target any American believed to be engaging in “dangerous” and broadly […]

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The Unrest In Ukraine

March 7, 2014

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Ukrain Political Unrest

On the 21st of November 2013, citizens begin to gather in the Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square) in Kiev, Ukraine. In the freezing winter wind they take up places under the shadow of the square’s iconic Independence Monument, a towering ivory edifice built soon after the country won its freedom from Soviet Russia in 1991. Over […]

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What Being Broke Taught Me About Survival

February 11, 2014

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I must confess: I haven’t been totally broke in a while. And even when I was broke, I wasn’t Ethiopia-style destitute. I was American broke. That is, I owned a car… but the price of gas killed me. I had a place to live… but could barely afford the rent. I had food… but it […]

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