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Selfishness and Preparedness: An Article by J. Vanne

Selfishness and Preparedness by J. Vanne Recently, a small firestorm was ignited by Valerie Lucus-McEwen, a government Emergency Management employee, who had the temerity to accuse preparedness types of “selfishness.” While your immediate reaction may be – as mine certainly…

Communications Basics – Amateur Radio

Communications Basics – Amateur Radio by Matt Moody  It is a proven fact that when any type of disaster strikes the first thing that is needed is a solid communications network to make recovery efforts flow well. The fiascos of…

Free Prepping Series, Part 3: Community

Many preppers think the best policy is to keep prepping secret and to not discuss things with “everyone”. Here at The Daily Prepper News, we agree and disagree.  There’s a reason the phrase “no man is an island” exists.  No…

This is Why We Prepare

When you have a family member in the military, there is an ombudsman for the command who represents the family members of the active duty member.  They send regular emails about various sorts of things relating to military life and also forward information…