Author Archives: Survival Update Team

Author Archives: Survival Update Team

  • Typhus Epidemic Hits America

    Typhus Epidemic Hits America

    A potentially deadly disease once thought to be wiped out in the United States is rearing its ugly head again: epidemic typhus has been reported in overcrowded, poverty-stricken neighborhoods in Los Angeles, California and elsewhere in the nation. Epidemic typhus, caused by the bacteria ...
  • Make Your Own Antibiotics

    Make Your Own Antibiotics

    In 1900, 30.4% of all deaths occurred among children aged less than 5 years. The infamous 1919 influenza epidemic caused the death of nearly 500,000 Americans. Prior to the discovery of antibiotics, death caused by microorganisms was one of the leading causes in the industrialized world. In ...
  • Prevent a Home Invasion

    Prevent a Home Invasion

    A home invasion is when intruders force themselves into your house, intent on damaging you and your loved ones. A home invader doesn’t operate like the average burglar or vandal who wants to avoid detection in order to snatch and grab or tears things up – preferably while no one is ...
  • Facing the Impending Migrant Invasion

    Facing the Impending Migrant Invasion

    In the United States, the average person doesn’t spend a whole lot of time thinking about how to deal with an invasionary force. After all, the Canadians seem to like it where they are. And even though, in the past, many illegals have penetrated the southern border of the country, they ...
  • Why Preppers Prep: 7 True Stories

    Why Preppers Prep: 7 True Stories

    People who prepare to face disaster scenarios – preppers – often get a bad rap from their family, friends, and neighbors. Stocking up on extra supplies and saving for a rainy day may seem paranoid and unnecessary to those who are living the dream of push-button convenience in a ...
  • Would You Know What to Do If the Government Declared Martial Law?

    Would You Know What to Do If the Government Declared Martial Law?

    I’ve served my country faithfully. I am, and always will be a patriot. But I remind you of America’s history, and the fine line between “Rebel,” “Patriot” and “Minute Man.” I do not want to think of the day when active U.S. military may be called in to take action against American Citizens, but ...
  • The Next Global Recession

    The Next Global Recession

      If you are not worried about the global economy, you might want to open your eyes – before it’s too late.   Because of its widespread use in industrial applications, copper historically has been considered a reliable barometer of the state of global market activity. As you can see ...
  • The 72-Hour Basic Survival Kit

    The 72-Hour Basic Survival Kit

    Everyone needs to have a basic survival kit in case an emergency takes out power and other basic services. The rule of thumb is to prepare for 72 hours (3 days) in survival mode. Many folks who live in the modern, push-button world never think about what they would do if a tornado, hurricane, ...
  • Starting a Fire Without Matches or Other Modern Methods

    Starting a Fire Without Matches or Other Modern Methods

    If you have your Go Bag with you — as well you should — you should have several “modern methods” on-hand to start a fire including: water-proof matches, a lighter, and a magnesium striker. If for some reason you have been caught without these items, or they have been lost, or fail – ...
  • A Bathroom Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

    A Bathroom Divided Against Itself Cannot Stand

    In pondering the various controversies in America, I started to think about those public restrooms.  Why that issue would come to mind, God only knows.  But, I shall pursue it regardless. In this day of self-identification, multiple genders, transvestites, transsexuals and even ungendered ...