What Will The Greater Depression Look Like?

What Will The Greater Depression Look Like?

The Greater Depression. The middle class. What’s it all going to look like? We seem to be heading there. The new normal. We’re beginning to see it…

We are Tribal at our Core

We are Tribal at our Core

We are inherently tribal, characterized by a tendency to form groups or by strong group loyalty. Globalism may be incompatible with our core being.

Just Enough Government to Get the Job Done

Just Enough Government to Get the Job Done

Though most government today is bloated beyond obese, how much would be just enough? And does anyone want that anymore (just enough)?

Emergency Preparedness Merit Badge Requirements & Commentary

Emergency Preparedness Merit Badge Requirements & Commentary

I love the Scout motto, Be Prepared! It fits right in with the theme of our site here on Modern Survival Blog and the things we often talk about. Lets have a look at their Emergency Preparedness Merit Badge. Why? Because I think it’s cool that they have such a merit badge topic and I’ll…

Best States To Live A Preparedness Lifestyle

Best States To Live A Preparedness Lifestyle

UPDATE: Poll results are in: (Jump to results) Many of us live a preparedness lifestyle to varying extents. Some casually, others more seriously. What is a preparedness lifestyle? From small increments all the way to large effort, it’s basically a lifestyle that integrates: – aspects of self sufficiency, self reliance– general preparedness for systemic disruption–…