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43% of Americans Can’t Pay for Food and Rent

While many Americans are still doing okay, the specter of poverty looms over many of us. Many of us know that we’re one personal financial catastrophe away from disaster. You know all those reports about how lots of Americans can’t afford a $1000 surprise expense like a medical bill or a car repair? Well, forget additional expenses. It turns out that nearly half of the families in America are struggling to pay ...Read full article...

These are the Real Facts about the Metabolism of Fat

One out of every ten people in the world is obese. By 2015 numbers, 604 million adults and 108 million children are significantly obese. Yet, almost no one seems to know how exactly fat metabolism works. Any diet that supplies less “fuel” than it burns will do the trick, the problem is that with so many misconceptions about how weight loss works, few know why this will happen. The ...Read full article...

Intermittent Fasting: A Good Strategy or a Crock?

A new dietary trend has been hovering over the heads of consumers for a few years, both to lose weight and to improve health prognosis through various metabolic markers. That trend is intermittent fasting. Intermittent fasting seems simple in the initial approach but offers an endless number of versions or modalities. Intermittent fasting may sound like keeping your mouth closed, or at least not opening it as many times ...Read full article...

The Psychology of Desperate People: Stampede for Food in Morocco

15 died and 40 others were injured during the food stampede. In prepper lore, there is a theory about how badly desperate people are likely to behave. Many folks outside the community scoff at this theory. They believe that we have become more civilized than to utilize violent measures when hunger strikes. But an incident in Morocco the other day showed us exactly how hungry people behave. And it isn’t ...Read full article...

What To Do If You can’t Evacuate Before a Hurricane

There are a lot of people stranded in the areas that are likely to be the hardest hit by Hurricane Irma. While it’s easy to say, “Oh, they should have left earlier” and run through the gamut of blame, the fact remains that there are all sorts of reasons that leaving didn’t work out. Gas stations have run dry, which means that people can’t drive their cars to leave. ...Read full article...

Behold, the Magic Lab pills that will pass as Food

We’ve all seen it before. Magic vaccines that prevent disease, magic pharmaceuticals that promise to treat and cure those who are ill, magic diet pills that will make you lose pounds in a matter of days or weeks. We have also learned about soylent green. If you haven’t make sure you check it out. It is all about swindling desperate people so they make desperate decisions. It is about ...Read full article...

Bioavailability: The Importance of Whole Foods in a Prepper’s Pantry

Have you ever talked to a prepper who has highly processed, nutritionally bereft foods stacked to the rafters?  Often times the logic behind the purchase of massive quantities of these inexpensive items is, “Well, it’s better than going hungry!” Actually, that’s not necessarily the case. If it ever comes to the point that you are completely dependent on your emergency food storage, you’d better hope that you have food ...Read full article...

Chemical Bioaccumulation responsible for Immunotoxicity

Science is great when scientists use it to manufacture products that make our lives easier. But science can sometimes be the worst culprit when it is misused to hide the dangers that some chemicals pose to human health. In the first article of this series, I demonstrated how easily chemicals get into the food supply and how every time humans, animals and the environment are exposed to them, disease ...Read full article...

Humans are being exposed to more chemicals than first thought

In the first part of this series, I spoke about the two main definitions of food that most people use to guide their eating habits. I also began laying down the ground for a detailed description of pesky ingredients that are present in our ‘food’ even though they are not supposed to be there. As explained in the first article, food is understood either as “something that nourishes, sustains, ...Read full article...

What is in our food that should not be there?

The following is the first part in a series of articles that focus attention on the food industry’s success in making people believe that processed and packaged products can pass as food. In this article, I will attempt to bring attention to the definitions of food we know and start unmasking the pesky ingredients that are present in our ‘food’ even though they don’t qualify as such. First, let’s ...Read full article...

Why Low-Tech Prepping Is a Better Option for a Long-Term Grid-Down Scenario

With power outages crippling cities across the nation, the potential for a nasty solar flare, and geopolitical tensions, it might be time to revisit your long term power outage plan. This article explains why low-tech prepping is much more affordable and sustainable for those of us without extravagant budgets. This might be stating the obvious, but in the event of an EMP, things will not be the same, no ...Read full article...

Czech Government Is Warning Citizens To Stockpile Food

Just days after the German government advised citizens to stock up on food and water, the Czech Republic has followed suit. Hello? HELLO??? Can you hear me now???? Something is clearly hurtling down the pipe. Czech news channel CT24 broadcast a message from the government telling citizens to ‘prepare for the worst’. Czech media sources are reporting that in the event of a national crisis, the food needs of the country ...Read full article...

Why Is the German Government Telling People to Stockpile Food, Water and Cash?

The government of Germany is advising citizens to get prepped with food, water and cash. Increased terror attacks from refugees have put the country on high alert, and a new “Concept for Civil Defense” will be presented on Wednesday. Generally speaking, the more dependent a citizenry is, the easier they are to control. In my book, The Pantry Primer, I wrote about the history of using food as a weapon of ...Read full article...

America: Raping and Destroying Planet Earth to Own It

Americans are the most over-entertained, least-informed people anywhere – despite minimal effort needed to access vast amounts of easily accessible credible information online and through other truth-telling sources. Ruling authorities and complicit media scoundrels take full advantage – manipulating public sentiment, substituting fiction for facts, making people believe the most ruthless regime in world history is its most benign. How when America the beautiful if pure fantasy, when bipartisan ...Read full article...

How to Survive a Personal Economic Collapse

With all that is being written about the economic collapses of nations around the globe, people in America seem to be waiting for some huge event. But what if it isn’t a huge event like  a stock market crash or a currency collapse that you actually need to be concerned about? What if our disaster starts out looking nothing like the economic crises in Argentina, Venezuela or Greece? What if the real financial disaster in the ...Read full article...
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