China Repeatedly Hacked US, Stole Data on Nukes, FBI & War Plans – Security Report


Chinese spies repeatedly infiltrated U.S. national security agencies, including official email accounts, and stole U.S. secrets on Pentagon war plans for a future conflict with China, according to a

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FO Podcast Episode 047 – Building Efficiency for Intelligence & Community Security


In this week’s podcast, I talk about how we can build efficiency in SHTF preparedness, intelligence, and community security. <iframe style="border: none;" src="//

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WEBINAR: Intelligence Gathering


This lecture is based off a presentation I gave at Prepper Camp. It’s a look at the four intelligence disciplines and how we can incorporate localized intelligence gathering for SHTF.

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21 OCT 16 – Executive Intelligence Summary



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DHS Chief: DoD Models Are ‘Way of the Future’ for DHS


During a speech on Tuesday, Department of Homeland Security (DHS) director Jeh Johnson urged Congress to approve his plans to model three DHS task forces after the Defense Department’s combatant

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SHTF Intelligence: Getting Started (Part Four)


This is the fourth and last article in a series about using intelligence for preparedness. I’m starting from square zero in order to introduce a new crop of Americans to the concept of using intelligence

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FO Podcast Episode 046 – Uniden Home Patrol II Review & A Second Russia War Brief


In this week’s podcast, I talk about the Uniden Home Patrol II, which is an excellent police scanner that I use. I also provide a second Russia intelligence brief from two previous EXSUMs.

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Russia Plans to Turn Civilian Cell Phone Towers Into Cruise Missile Jammers


Here’s a nightmare scenario that keeps Russian generals up at night: American submarines and aircraft launching precision-guided cruise missiles by the hundreds. Within minutes, they slam into bases

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Why Developing Local Intelligence Is the Best Use of Your Time Right Now

Western USA Grids

“If you know the enemy and know yourself, you need not fear the result of a hundred battles. If you know yourself but not the enemy, for every victory gained you will also suffer a defeat

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Leadership Lessons from Marine General “Mad Dog” Mattis [Video]


Retired Gen. James “Mad Dog” Mattis is the most revered Marine Corps leader since Chesty Puller.  They call him the Warrior Monk for his years in the study of warfighting.  In this 16

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