Well, we’ve had another school shooting. And as expected, the liberals are screaming about “gun bans” and “killing the NRA”. Some of them have their hearts in the right place, but their minds are cloudy. The NRA has as its primary purposes defending the Constitution and promoting gun safety. Any insistence on keeping guns in this country should be laid squarely at the feet of our founding fathers. And we should thank them for that; any misuse of those guns is the result of societal changes that the liberals have sponsored, and the conservatives have allowed.
The shooter used what is called an “assault rifle”. It wasn’t, really, but that is the narrative being pushed.
Here is an article which throws some light on the subject:
In this world, we have CBRNe worries. Last time, we considered Nuclear survival. In this article we look and Chemical and Biological survival.
There is a large number of things which makes it easier to survive long term, but when you get right down to it, what you NEED is air, shelter from inclement weather, water and food. All are absolute requirements, but they are listed in order of most immediate to least immediate.
Here are articles on water:
Pretty much every person carries stuff with them “every day”. These are generally things which are important to the person’s life. Some of these things can, or perhaps should, have application during an emergency situation as well. For some ideas on what to have with you, see:
Guns can be a big help in survival, but only if you know how to use them and how not to use them. This requires training, and most importantly, practice. For some ideas about this, see:
We’ve all experienced these little “gotchas”. Here’s how to deal with them: