FO Podcast Episode 016 – Special Operations Veteran John Mosby

This week, we welcome back John Mosby to the show.  He’s a former U.S. Army Ranger and Special Forces soldier, and regular contributor to Forward Observer.  He talks about post-SHTF security

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The Truth About Why We Suck… And How To Fix It

The Foole doth thinke he is wise, but the wiseman knowes himselfe to be a Foole.” –William Shakespeare

In 1999, Cornell University Department of Psychology professor, David Dunning, and a graduate

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FO Podcast Episode 015 – Glen Tate, Author of 299 Days

On today’s podcast, we have Glen Tate, author of the 299 Days series.  He talks with us about his books, about preparedness, and about resistance to tyranny.


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Order of Battle, Part Three

(This article is Part Three in a series.  Here’s Part One and Part Two.)

As we bring this Order of Battle (OB) series to a close, it’s important to stress a few things.  Number one, this

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Snoop Snitch: Counter-Surveillance App for Cell Phones

In July 2014, U.S. users of CryptoPhone 500 noticed something odd: a smattering of fake cell towers, known as “interceptors”

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Order of Battle, Part Two

In the previous article, we discussed an introduction to Order of Battle (OB).  Today we’ll

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FO Podcast Episode 014 – Mailbag!

Cav from drops in to co-host this Mailbag! podcast.  We answer four of your questions:

1.  What are the intelligence needs of the infantry?

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