Prepper News Watch for February 15, 2016



  1. 4 Billion People Lack Fresh Water
  2. More than 5,000 Pregnant Colombian Women Infected With Zika Virus
  3. US Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies
  4. Life-Threatening Cold Covers US East Coast
  5. World War 3 Could Start This Month: 350,000 Soldiers In Saudi Arabia Stand Ready To Invade Syria
  6. “We Are In A New Cold War”: Russia PM Delivers Stark Warning To NATO

Prepping and General Interest:

  1. Using the ‘Cloud’ in Survival Situations
  2. Injuries to the Nail Bed
  3. The Quickest Ways To Test Your Water For Lead
  4. Long Range Patrol Rations or Lurps, the U.S. Militaries Finest Ration
  5. Overhaul Your Medicine Cabinet with Herbal Remedies
  6. Army Paratroopers Testing New Airborne Ruck
  7. 5 Easy Ways To Make Your Fire Burn Longer (And More Efficiently)
  8. Venezuela Is Out of Food – The Organic Prepper
  9. The 5 Seeds That You Need to Stockpile in Your Pantry
  10. Canning Pork, While the Price is Down
  11. Fire Craft: The Best of the Best of the Modern Age – The Prepper Journal
  12. Keeping Battery Devices Running In An Austere Environment, by Snaketzu
  13. Survival Skills To Learn From Eskimo People
  14. How to Use Old Cooking Oil: The Floating Wick
  15. How To Make a Glass Arrowhead
  16. Bartering for Survival in a Post-Collapse Society
  17. 15 Everyday Items You Can Stop Buying
  18. Survival Skills To Learn From The Sailors
  19. Other uses for Vinegar, Baking Soda, WD40, Coca Cola, Fabric Softener Sheets and Paper Towels
  20. Surprising Foods You SHOULDN’T Eat When You Have A Cold
  21. The First 5 Guns You Should Buy For Home Defense
  22. 7 Time-Tested Ways Your Ancestors Preserved Food Without A Refrigerator
  23. How To Trick Your Chickens Into Laying More Winter Eggs
  24. The Best Everyday Carry Gear For 2016
  25. How to Survive a Wolf Attack
  26. Full Auto Six Coke Bottle Arrow Launcher – The Firearm Blog
  27. Neil Howe Warns The ‘Professional Class’ Is Still In Denial Of The Fourth Turning

Freedom Issues:

  1. The Most Important Supreme Court Cases “Derailed” By Scalia’s Death: Amnesty, Obamacare & Guns
  2. Harvard study says Apple’s Tim Cook was right: encryption bans, backdoors wouldn’t work
  3. Here’s What Julian Assange Thinks About Voting For Hillary Clinton


  1. Financial Crisis 2016: High Yield Debt Tells Us That Just About EVERYTHING Is About To Collapse
  2. How Much Rent Prices Will Change in 35 Different Metro Areas This Year
  3. Why NIRP (Negative Interest Rates) Will Fail Miserably
  4. Is Anybody NOT Deeper In Debt?

Science, Nature and Tech:


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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, many included are provided as ‘food for thought’ material.

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