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Building a business is hard work, especially in unbroken, untrod fields. The managerial, technical, financial and reputational risks are real. Inevitably there will be a few vocal naysayers and distorters, whose true umbrage is with the underpinnings of capitalism, and its penchant for creating jobs, profits, and shareholder value. All views, including these, are included here for your perusal.
Are the "One Percent" Preppers Paranoid, or Are We Missing Something, Asks Physicians for Civil Defense
On Oct. 11, Benjamin Domenec's popular blog, "The Transom," featured a tour of a luxury bomb shelter in a secret location. At a cost of $35,000 per place, the elite are planning to be able to live in comfort for a year after Doomsday. Read MoreAmerica unprepared for devastating 'Black Swan'
Supply-chain disruptions often are the result of adverse weather, unplanned telecom outages, data breaches or even cyber hacking. However, the one “Black Swan” event that would make these instances pale by comparison and result in a cascading disruption is a natural or man-made electromagnetic pulse event. Read More1 catastrophe could take U.S. down, expert warns
Between the Red Cross, National Guard, Army Corps of Engineers and FEMA, all of whom respond to emergencies and disasters, America should be reasonably well-prepared for floods, fires, terror attacks and other major catastrophes, one might think. Read MoreIs economic Armageddon just 1 click away?
The world saw an unusual number of suspicious economic events Wednesday – with the New York Stock Exchange coming to a grinding halt for four hours, hundreds of United Airlines flights grounded, Microsoft laying off 7,800 workers, Apple investors seeing $69 billion vanish and China suffering a financial meltdown. Read MoreState of Denial Speech
No heat from your furnace, no A/C. No information to be had on your TV, radio or cell phone, all inoperable — or soon to be when the battery runs out. You get in your car and drive to the gas station only to discover the pumps don’t work. There is no “work” to go to; places of employment cannot operate without power. Read MoreEMP attack: Horrific pyrotechnics for 4th of July
I see a different world than you do, and it frightens me. In my world, an EMP is a black swan event that could kill some 300 million Americans. Despite being more concrete, imminent, and deadly than alleged climate change, this threat is ignored by reporters and politicians alike. Why? Read MoreThe elitist, shortsighted bunker billionaires
The pejorative slang term “gook” was widely used by GIs during the Vietnam War to describe their Communist combatants, who would often wind up “dead in the wire” as they attacked American fire bases. Now, “gook” can be re-purposed to mean you and me, or any unwashed commoner who might desperately seek entry to the apocalyptic survival bunker for billionaires... Read MoreWar and chaos ahead: How mega-rich are preparing
We are at the precipice of war, and this is a call to action. While it might not come tomorrow, the threat does grow by the day as conflict between the largest and most powerful nation states becomes inevitable... Read MoreMr. Netanyahu: Wake up complacent Americans
Unlike Israelis, most Americans alive today have never felt threatened by war in their own homeland. They are complacent and often ignorant of the real and growing threats Israel and all Western democracies face. Read MoreDo You Have Normalcy Bias? Most likely, yes...
For 20 years I have advised families, corporations and governmental bodies on the topic of how to prepare for the unexpected, i.e., how to mitigate the risks associated with the technical infrastructure that underpins our society and the remarkably efficient supply chain that sustains us all. Read MoreWhen Liberal 'Journalists' Attack, Real Americans Suffer
...when Liberal “journalists” attack, they have one goal – and it isn’t reporting the truth. It is to win at any cost no matter what the damage is to the victim. It is called the politics of personal destruction and it reflects the utter nihilism of Liberalism. Read More‘Survive and Thrive’: You Won’t Believe What’s in this Apocalypse Survival ‘Bag’
Uncrate, a magazine “for guys who love stuff,” has quite the all-in-one survival kit that it says has everything you may need to not only “survive” but “thrive.” But is it really the motherload of survival kits? Read MoreSurviving ‘1984’: How exposed are you in the digital age?
Last night on GBTV, Glenn had best-selling author Brad Thor and life continuity expert Barrett Moore on to discuss preparedness and security. It was a fascinating discussion... Read MoreEmergency Preparedness Expert Barrett Moore
What can you do to prepare? VideoGlenn Beck goes back to the future w/ George Orwell's book "1984" GBTV
It is amazing to see what Government is doing to control our lives. Part 1 Video