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End of Days or Just Ordinary Preppers?

Kate Gale | Posted 05.24.2016 | Los Angeles
Kate Gale

Americans like the idea of being ready for danger. If you have a gun in your house, you are the dangerous one in the neighborhood. Do you picture yourself in your home, shooting out the windows Western style at bad guys who want your food and water?

My Life Was One Big Summer Camp

Kate Gale | Posted 04.29.2017 | Parents
Kate Gale

The story of summer camp is that all that hiking and canoeing, all that riding, all that time picking apples and berries, making cider and carrot juice, all that danger and wild, all of it made me know I could do anything. That's the coin toss of life.

The Demonization of Latinos and the Coming End Times

Daniel Cubias | Posted 08.26.2016 | Latino Voices
Daniel Cubias

Many conservatives have morphed into extreme preppers, warning everyone of the coming Armageddon, while secretly hoping that it will arrive right on time to prove them correct.

Samantha Lachman

Conservative County Commissioner Files Incendiary Lawsuit Against Defeated Opponent | Samantha Lachman | Posted 02.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Cherokee County Commissioner Dr. Daniel Eichenbaum and Edward Figueroa, a former police officer, used to be friendly. They were both mem...

How to Prepare for Any Disaster

Adam Levin | Posted 07.03.2013 | Business
Adam Levin

Disasters disrupt life in unimaginable ways, making those affected much more vulnerable to secondary disasters -- the kind caused by criminals. I've been through a number of earthquakes and lost a home to Hurricane Sandy. I know how all-consuming the aftermath can be.

Tornado Survival Tips

Matthew Stein | Posted 08.03.2013 | Green
Matthew Stein

Though nothing can guarantee absolute safety in the path of a tornado, understanding something about the nature of tornadoes, safety tips for surviving a tornado strike, and which common folklore is to be trusted or ignored, will improve your chances for making the right decision.

5 Ways to Prepare for the Coming Cyber War

Adam Levin | Posted 04.21.2013 | Technology
Adam Levin

As news of major breaches roll in like waves on a storm-eroded beach, the likelihood increases that the next war we fight will be waged on computers aimed at crippling the systems that keep the wheels of government and daily life turning.

Janean Chun

Doomsday Preppers Are Having A Moment | Janean Chun | Posted 11.08.2012 | Small Business

Brian Shebairo, the owner of hipster hot dog haven Crif Dogs in Manhattan's East Village, just made it through Hurricane Sandy's devastating power out...