Prepper News Watch for May 16, 2014

Prepper News Watch

Prepping and General Interest

  1. 15 Cheap Staple Dishes From Around the World
  2. The All-purpose DIY Solar Lamp
  3. Home Made Cargo Bicycle Makes Use of Scraps!
  4. EDC Bag Contest: RH’s Sling Bag
  5. DIY Solar Project – Portable Water Pump – Part One – Basic Planning
  6. Footwear When TSHTF
  7. Video: Open Wounds With Dr. Bones
  8. 8 Tips for Storing Seeds for the Long Term
  9. The Biggest Lie in History
  10. May Recall Roundup – Watch Out For The Jerky Blaster
  11. Black Bean Soup
  12. Quinoa with Tomato, Basil, and Mozzarella
  13. Pallet Projects
  14. Repair and Revive Your Gas Grill, Just In Time for Summer
  15. Be Ready! is Back
  16. Backyard medicine cabinet: The sweet orange tree
  17. “Budget” Red Dot Sight Comparison – Part 3
  18. Survival Gear Review: Spyderco Bushcraft Knife
  19. Kick some Sinus A$$
  20. Poncho Liners are a Must have Piece of Equipment | Preparedness Advice Blog
  21. Survival Food Criteria
  22. Knife Porn: Cold Steel’s New XL Stiletto | Kit Up!
  23. Is “Re-Eating” Taking Recycling Too Far?
  24. Fossil Machine Mid-size Chronograph watch Leatherman Charge tti…
  25. Custom Kydex Flashlight holder, with 1 spare C123A battery and…
  26. Bugs You Can Eat in a Food Crisis | Ask a Prepper
  27. Shell Bobbers by Fishing Ammo
  28. Time Is Running Out To Prepare Before The Next Global Crisis
  29. Full-Blown Currency Wars, Gold, World War III & Serious Panic
  30. How to Manage a Crisis… Before It Happens
  31. Man Dies After Asking Friend To Test Bullet Proof Vest
  32. Creating Your Square Foot Garden Plan
  33. Stainless Steel Cookware
  34. Making Bread at home
  35. Heat Your Home With 240 Recycled Aluminum Cans | Off Grid World


  1. U.S. concerned at lack of headway in Iran nuclear talks
  2. Report: Almost All SD Fires Have ‘Suspicious Ignition Point’
  3. U.S. warns China its actions in sea disputes are straining relations
  4. Live Updates: California Wildfires
  5. GM: Do not drive these trucks
  6. Operation Duck Rescue
  7. Total Recall: GM Pulls 3 Million More Cars Due To Problems With Brakes, Lights, Wipers And Steering
  8. Philippines Releases Photos Of China’s Construction In Disputed South China Sea
  9. Crimea Annexation Comes With Host of Problems for Russia
  10. Russia halts rocket exports to US, hitting space and military programmes
  11. Weekly News Wrap-Up 5.16.14
  12. Dept. of Agriculture Orders Ballistic Body Armor

Freedom Issues

  1. Second Amendment under siege: Judge upholds restrictive D.C. gun ban
  2. NRA Vindicated with Indiana School Policy
  3. Is the United States Government Preparing for War Against The American People?
  4. Sriracha CEO Compares California to Communist Vietnam, Texas Officials to Court Company
  5. School District Backtracks on Student’s Suspension over Gun Shirt
  6. How To Tell The FCC Exactly What You Think About The Proposed Net Neutrality Rule
  7. Louisiana: Set to Join Majority of States Allowing Use of Suppressors While Hunting Game
  8. Maryland: Governor Signs into Law Four Pro-Hunting Bills
  9. Colorado: Outrageous Gun Law Continues to Infringe on Law-Abiding Citizens’ Rights
  10. Michigan: Anti-Gun Extremists Push for Long Gun Licensing and Registration
  11. More Gun Companies Are Moving to Alabama
  12. Louisiana; Last State to Allow Legal Gun Carriers to eat with Other Citizens?
  13. WI Update: Cheap Gun Opportunity This Saturday, 17 May 2014 Milwaukee
  14. Is the United States Government Preparing for War Against The American People?
  15. USDA to Purchase Submachine Guns
  16. The Department of Agriculture Launches Proposal To Purchase Submachine Guns
  17. FCC nears new net neutrality rules as cable companies and activists feud
  18. Google faces deluge of requests to wipe details from search index
  19. 2012 Report: Released Illegal Immigrants Charged with 16,226 Crimes, 19 Murders in US
  20. Pregnant Woman Facing Execution in Sudan: ‘I Am a Christian’
  21. Jersey City to Gun Companies: Explain How You Sell Guns Or No More City Contracts
  22. Federal Judge Upholds DC ‘Assault Weapons’ Ban, Gun Registration


  1. Housing Starts, Permits Smash Expectations On Surge In Rental Construction
  2. Moscow Says Massive “Holy Grail” Gas Deal With China Is 98% Ready
  3. No Raises For Anyone: Real Hourly Wages Decline For The First Time Since 2012
  4. Weird Money Facts: 5 True Cases of Unbelievable Inflation
  5. $1.2 Billion Obamacare Contract Pays Workers to Do Nothing
  6. Food Prices Soar; CPI Posts Biggest Gain in 10 Months; Real Average Earnings Decline
  7. The US Energy Boom Will End the Dollar’s World Reserve Status
  8. The Meat Crisis Is Here: Price Of Shrimp Up 61% – 7 Million Pigs Dead – Beef At All-Time High
  9. Meat Prices Surge Most In 11 Years
  10. STA WEALTH – The Daily X-Change – Don’t Blame “Boomers” For Not Retiring
  11. Subprime 2.0: 125% LTV Loans Are Coming Back
  12. The International Brotherhood Of Burger Flippers Will Not Take It Any More
  13. When The Head Of The European Central Bank Lies To Zero Hedge On The Record: Presenting Europe’s “Plan Z”
  14. Are Russia and China About To Announce The End Of The US Dollar Era?
  15. Jim Rogers: Governments Will Loot Pensions, Savings – Hold onto your Gold
  16. Consumer Prices Jump 0.3% in April
  17. Deflation Shock Coming? Part 2: Even Here
  18. Are Russia and China About to Announce the End of the US Dollar Era

Science, Nature and Tech

  1. These Solar Roads Could Power An Entire Country
  2. Watch: Chicago Hit with May Snowfall
  3. Climate McCarthyism: The Scandal Grows
  4. EFF marks Apple’s ‘remarkable improvement’ in protecting customer data from governments
  5. As of today many iPhone users can text 911 in an emergency
  6. 10 Incredible-but-True Facts About Eating Fruits and Vegetables
  7. Get — and Keep — Amazing Posture by Doing These 10 Stretches Today
  8. Change Your Bad Habits & Your Data Will Be More Secure
  9. Where We Get Our Fresh Water
  10. FDA cuts recommended sleep-aid dose
  11. The buzz on disappearing bees: 23% colony die-off this winter
  12. Solar winds tied to increased lightning strikes
  13. Electrolytic Rust Removal Leaves Your Parts Shiny As New
  14. Rocket Carrying Russia’s Most Advanced Communications Satellite Crashes During Take Off
  15. Girl’s skeleton found in cave sheds light on origins of first Americans | Science |
  16. California wildfire flares after wind drop boosts containment effort
  17. 10,000 Gallons of Oil Spill into San Fernando Valley

Prepper Expos

  1. PrepperShowsUSA | Prepper Shows and Survivalist Expos

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