Prepper News Watch for April 1, 2015



  1. More Police Departments Institute Safe Zones For Craigslist Trades
  2. Hurricane-Strength Winds Pummel Europe, Kill Three
  3. Russia Extends Natural Gas Deal With Ukraine
  4. World’s Oldest Person Dies at 117
  5. Russian Analyst Calls For Nuclear Attack On Yellowstone National Park

Prepping and General Interest

  1. Build Your Own Automated Emergency Lighting System for Power Outages
  2. Dirty Gun? Clean It Up With These Firearm Maintenance Tools
  3. 6 Easy Ways to Upgrade Your Firearms at Home
  4. Sighting Solutions: 10 Great Optics at Every Price Point
  5. How to Choose a Holster That’s Right for You
  6. 10 Rifles & Shotguns for Any Shooter
  7. High-Tech Shooting Gadgets for the 21st Century
  8. How to Pick the Right Ammunition for the Application
  9. Discrete Defense Solutions Launches .308 Rifle Truck Mount
  10. How to Build the Ultimate Shooting Range Bag
  11. Ruger Brings Back The SP101 In .327 Federal Magnum
  12. QUIZ: Are You a Ballistics Brainiac?
  13. Next Gen Home Defense Light
  14. Alternative Medicines, Do They Work?
  15. Shooting Tips: A Guide to Picking the Right Shot
  16. Victorinox EvoWood 17 Review
  17. How to Survive Anything in 3 Easy Steps
  18. Victorinox EvoGrip S18 Swiss Army Knife Multi-Tool Review
  19. Securing Your Neighborhood When The Grid’s Down
  20. Want to Grow Your Own Food? Here Are 6 Masters to Learn From
  21. Homemade Portable Solar Generator
  22. Getting Started With Cooking Off the Grid — Solar Ovens
  23. Hypothermia & Hyperthermia; Prevention and Treatment
  24. 7 DON’Ts When Storing Food For Survival
  25. Food Storage Life Hacks: DIY Baking Mixes
  26. Fishing Tips: Best Targets for Flipping Baits
  27. Iron Sights vs Optics
  28. Simple Defenses against Home Invasion
  29. Survival Skills: How To Find 3 Types of Nutritious Wild Spring Foods
  30. How To Make All-Natural Glue … Just Like The Native Americans Did

Freedom Issues

  1. Why We’re Rethinking the Second Amendment Here at ITS


  1. Find Out How Much to Save for Your Emergency Fund with This Calculator
  2. Australia wants to tax bank deposits. Does anyone think the US won’t?
  3. The Stock Market In 2015 Is Starting To Look Remarkably Similar To The Stock Market In 2008

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This is a curated list of news stories and articles having interested to the preparedness community. None of the above should be considered an endorsement or an attempt to push any particular agenda by the Preparedness Podcast. They’re simply presented here as an informative source.

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