Disaster Survival

Episode 40: Traveling Prepared

A Prepper’s Guide to Traveling Safely.

Hosts Aaron and Jonathan discuss traveling as a prepper. At some point in time all of us will have to go from point A to point B. Whether the mode of transportation is trains, planes, or automobiles, it’s not time to let your guard down. However, you will have to […]

By |October 24th, 2011|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|0 Comments

Bikers, Cannibals, and Fornicators! Oh my!

Patriots is a novel by Former U.S. Army intelligence officer and lifelong survivalist James Wesley Rawles. The story has existed in various forms and delivery methods since roughly 1995. It is probably one of the top five most discussed books within the Survivalist Community today. It’s by far the most hotly debated book on the […]

By |August 31st, 2011|Reviews, Survival Book Reviews|9 Comments

Episode 23: TEOTWAWKI Discussions

In this weeks episode hosts Aaron and Jonathan discuss their opinions about  TEOTWAWKI.

Special Notice: We now have an ITRH Urban Survival Forum. Join today and come be part of the community.


Why Aaron and Jonathan joke about Zombies.
The pitfalls of focusing on TEOTWAWKI.
The Disaster Probability and Commonality Matrix.
Fallacies of the Horde.
Planning for societal break downs using environmental […]

By |June 27th, 2011|Urban Survival Podcast Episodes|2 Comments

Gimme Shelter: Modern Disaster Shelters

There are five main tenants of survival: Food, Water, Shelter, Warmth, and Security. The last two, warmth and security, you will find change from survival “expert” to survival expert, but the first three everyone agrees on.

Shelter is often one that does not get enough attention. Preppers will focus on mountains of food, dozens of gallons […]

By |October 26th, 2010|Survival News|0 Comments

CERT: Emergency Response Training For The Masses

A couple of years ago, after reading Emergency by Neil Strauss, four friends and I enrolled in a CERT Program. It seemed like it would be a good first step on our road to preparedness and a great first step gaining practical Urban Survival Skills.
What Is CERT

CERT, short for Community Emergency Response Team, is an […]

By |September 11th, 2010|Survival Skills, Urban Survival Skills|2 Comments

The Colony Season Two Discover Channel

The Colony premiers this July on the Discovery Channel.

Personally, I have mixed feelings about last season and am thus hesitant about holding out hopes that this season will be any better. My biggest issue was the stereotypical and unimaginative motorcycle gang. I also felt the show was made overly sensational by introducing to many characters […]

By |September 10th, 2010|Reviews, Survival Videos|1 Comment

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