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America: The Future Third World Country – The Evidence Is All Around Us: Our Political System Is Broken, Our Industrial Base Is Vanishing, Our Education System Is in Shambles

In the end America will become a third world economy or something worse. The people have the means to retain control of the nation and someday rebuild some of our infrastructure but that depends on the people and how much they want to remain free and in control of their future. As long as half […]

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This Is What Life Is Really Like In A Post-Collapse Society: No Water, Food, Electricity, Sewer, Newspaper or Internet

What would it really be like to have no running water, electricity, sewer, newspaper or Internet?  No supermarket or fire department close at hand? I have a good imagination but I decided to talk to someone who would know first hand what it was like: my mother.  She grew up on a homestead in the […]

Alternative Technology

The Surveillance Society – Big Brother is here!

Shortly before his death, in 1949, George Orwell wrote his final work, the classic 1984. It painted a picture of a chilling future in which the world had fallen under the rule of three great totalitarian governments. The government that controlled what had been Britain, and the United States was called Oceania and was ruled by Big […]

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America Is Headed For Planned Obsolescence By A Shortsighted, Uneducated And Careless Society

Planned obsolescence is the act of designing something to become obsolete or self destruct at a certain point in the future for the purpose of replacing it with something else. We see this with many of the things we use today, especially appliances, home furnishings and technology. We are expected to upgrade at regular intervals […]

Alternative Preparedness

How well you can survive, amidst looting, violence and the desperation of the under- or completely unprepared?

Whether you’re unsure of how to plan for a bug out situation because you don’t know where you would bug out to, or you simply prefer the idea of battening down the hatches in your current dwelling to weather whatever catastrophe may strike, urban survival and bugging in are two important topics that are quite worthy […]