Celebrate Our Independence and Honor Those That Fought for It

July 5, 2018

It was on this day in 1776 when our Founding Fathers adopted the Declaration of Independence, which declared that our 13 American colonies regarded themselves as a new nation. This document signaled the start of a revolution and paved the way for our country as it stands today. Independence Day is a day for celebrating the freedoms we enjoy as a country. It’s important to remember though that these freedoms…

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My Grandchildren are Not Allowed to Play with Me

July 5, 2018

Written by Wild Bill on The Prepper Journal. Racy title! But it isn’t what you think, it is because, as a prepper now I have always been adventurous, always had a curiosity as to how things work and was always building things from ideas that popped into my head or that I learned from my friends or observed when my parents though I wasn’t paying attention. Some of these panned…

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Survival Gardens – Minimum Seed Requirements Revisited

July 5, 2018

Written by R. Ann Parris on The Prepper Journal.  Editors Note: Another article from R Ann Parris to The Prepper Journal, a supplement for her last post on the subject. with new information and a guide on how much and seed would be the minimum someone needs. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and be entered into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance to win…

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Beyond Antibiotics: 20 Medical Supplies To Store for TEOTWAWKI

July 4, 2018

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: An article from Annie to The Prepper Journal. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and be entered into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance to win one of three Amazon Gift Cards  with the top prize being a $300 card to purchase your own prepping supplies, then enter today! When it comes to medical supplies, some…

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Top Summer Jobs to Teach Teens Prepping Skills

July 4, 2018

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: Another guest contribution from valknut79 to The Prepper Journal. Is this another time-honored tradition being impacted by year-round school? I hope not as I learned much from summer jobs that ranged from loading 100-lbs. bags of borate onto rail-road cars during a United Mine Workers strike in Boron California, and being shot at by those same United Mine workers, to working in…

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Why Caliber Counts – Gear Tasting Radio 72

July 4, 2018

Without diving into a debate on which caliber is best, this week on Gear Tasting Radio we examine some of the science behind different rounds. We also highlight some important things to consider when choosing rounds for pistols, as well as rifle and long range firearms. In addition, we discuss some of the math behind ballistic coefficient and how the environment affects different rounds. Join Up as a Crew Leader!…

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Prepper Parenting – Involving the Kids

July 4, 2018

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: Another guest contribution from valknut79 to The Prepper Journal. As Summer vacation approaches. As always, if you have information for Preppers that you would like to share and be entered into the Prepper Writing Contest with a chance to win one of three Amazon Gift Cards  with the top prize being a $300 card to purchase your own prepping supplies, then enter today! It takes a…

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Belgium come from two down to knock out Japan in the World Cups last-16

July 3, 2018

Belgium scored a stunning late goal from two down to beat Japan 3-2 and progress to a World Cup quarter-final against Brazil It will go down as a World Cup classic, a wild and chaotic game that will be talked about in years to come, in particular those dramatic final seconds when Belgium went from one end of the pitch to the other in the blink of an eye to…

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Neymar hits out at campaign to undermine him after acting accusations

July 3, 2018

Brazil coach Tite tried to calm the furore over Neymars histrionics against Mexico, after the forward claimed the criticism was designed to put him off his game After another controversial match in which he was accused of diving and feigning injury, Neymar insisted the hum of talk around his behaviour was just opponents trying to put him off his game. Juan Carlos Osorio, without mentioning Neymar by name, had made…

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Everyone Starts Somewhere – How to Prep for the Future After a Disaster

July 3, 2018

Written by Guest Contributor on The Prepper Journal. Editors Note: A guest contribution from Laure Marie Johnson to The Prepper Journal. Everyone has to start somewhere and the most quoted on this matter is of course Confucius (551 B.C. to 479 B.C.), also known as Kong Qui or K’ung Fu-tzu. As a Chinese philosopher, teacher and political figure his teachings are preserved in the Analects. He obviously was a practical man, one who knew…

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