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How the British lost their guns – a historical lesson every freedom-loving American should be familiar with

British gun laws today – will America follow their example? Composed of England, Northern Ireland, Scotland, and Wales, the citizens of the United Kingdom live under extremely restrictive gun laws – and they have a low rate of violent homicide. This is often used as an argument for tighter gun…
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Genius! Columbia introduces new stainless steel clothing labels that double as survival tools

Popular outdoor clothing manufacturer Columbia knocks it out of the park with new clothing information hang tags, cut from stainless steel, that double as survival tools. The steel tags are templated 4” tags with components that can be snapped out to form tools such as a sun dial, handsaw, water…
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Scary – To get gun license, Massachusetts city requires written essay, graded solely by police chief

Firearm restrictions are tightening like a noose in Lowell, Massachusetts with the heavy arm of the law pulling tightly on the rope. Gun rights advocated are livid over a new city law which requires residents applying for a gun license to write “an essay” explaining why they believe they should…
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Guns, violence, and mass shootings in the United States – the real reason behind America’s shooting epidemic

The question of gun control Naturally, when a mass shooting occurs and the media bombards the public with anti-gun rhetoric, we become concerned and wonder, “Would the country indeed be safer if gun ownership was restricted – or more tightly controlled?”  The truth is, with regards to the level of violence…
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Jade Helm 15 military operation – what you need to know about the historic military exercise to be conducted on civilian soil

See here for detailed article explaining Jade Helm and the controversy surrounding the historic military exercise to take place on civilian soil. Known as: Jade Helm or Jade Helm 15 Jade Helm operation motto: Master the Human Domain” Purpose: Not known. Said to be (1) exercise to condition special operations forces…
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Scientist say current solar activity cycle is weakest in over 100 years – weather impact unknown

Its production of magnetism, activity, and winds have great implications for our planet but hey, it’s a “variable star” and as such, conditions are known to change.  Unfortunately, scientists this week told reporters that the sun’s current space-weather cycle is the most anemic in over 100 years.  The situation is…
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California Senate passes SB 53 gun control laws – includes $50 fee and background check to purchase ammo

This week (June 1, 2013), the State of California continued to prove, boast almost, that they are out of touch with the rest of the nation as the California Senate continued to tighten gun control laws, which are already some of the toughest in the nation.  Under the new SB…
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U.N. General Secretary warns that the world is set to run out of drinkable water

General Secretary Ban Ki-moon issued a stern warning yesterday when he announced that the world is set to run out of drinkable water unless greater efforts are achieved to improve our conservation of the life-sustaining liquid. According to Ban: “We live in an increasingly water insecure world where demand often…
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Samsung announces the new Galaxy Xcover 2 smartphone – rugged smartphone for adventurers with nifty outdoorsman features

Samsung today introduced its new Galaxy Xcover 2, a ruggedized smartphone designed for outdoor adventurers and survival situations.  It is dust and sand proof and water resistant up to a depth of one meter (it can hold its breath underwater for up to 30 minutes).  The rugged little beast features…
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Get the Biolite CampStove that Hurricane Sandy survivors used – heats, cooks, and generates electricity

This device took off in New York when Hurricane Sandy survivors discovered it provided heat, boiled water, and allowed them to jack in to its USB port to charge their smartphone devices. The Biolite CampStove sells for $129 and runs off of any renewable biomass such as twigs, wood scraps,…
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