In June 2001, a bio-terrorist attack simulation tried to evaluate the effectiveness of the nation’s response to a worst case scenario – smallpox attack. The findings weren’t good!
The simulation was “created and run by Tara O’Toole and Thomas Inglesby of the Johns Hopkins Center for Civilian Biodefense Strategies (CCBS) / Center for Strategic and International Studies (CSIS), and Randy Larsen and Mark DeMier of Analytic Services.” (1)
The first such exercise of its kind, Dark Winter was undertaken to examine the challenges that senior-level policy makers would face if confronted with a bioterrorist attack that initiated outbreaks of highly [...]
Anyone with their pulse on current events has to be worried! We are living in concerning times. You don’t have to look too far to see that our nation is in a very fragile state. One major stressor is the economy. We currently have more people dependent on government assistance than ever before. (click here and here) So then, what happens when prices (food, medical, utilities) reach a point that the assistance that the government is providing doesn’t cut it anymore? Can you guess?
You don’t have to guess, cause it is happening right now. Turn [...]
Todd’s Note – This is an article provided by Leda Hagel, a prepper and reader of Prepper Website. It is an article that is important for all preppers with extended families. Please read the article and feel free to add some of your own pieces of advice and thoughts in the comments section.
There are an unending number of categories of preparedness to consider, from food storage to medical supplies, power and water to home security. The list goes on and on. These are all extremely important areas of focus and I, for [...]
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