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Preparing for Civil Unrest -EASY, INEXPENSIVE FIRST AID KITS
In addition to medical kits, a lot of people want to build survival kits, or build up the one they have (or make multiple kits, etc.)... but they're not sure how to start.
Starting with some small, commercial kit is a great way to customize and build up a survival kit, or any number of them, that are perfect for you and your family.
For example, you can get one of the little "survival grenades" pictured here...
...and then use its contents either to build up another kit, or to form the basis of a completely new kit.
If you look around a little, you can find all kinds of pouches and containers to put survival kits in... and don't be afraid to get creative!
For example, a lot of us don't use Compact Discs anymore... but there are still compact disc cases out there that make perfect survival kit storage.
Use your imagination and you can build up a supply of survival kits very inexpensively... and even give them as gifts while you're trying to "convert" friends and family over to survival.
Again, not a bad way to get started... and a perfect way to customize what you want for your gear without busting your budget!
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Civil disobedience is actually a sign of a functioning democratic society. Thoreau outlined civil disobedience in Walden Pond as a necessary right when expressed through passive resistance. Both Gandhi and Martin Luther King espoused passive resistance as a way to protest without causing damage or harm to others.
Unfortunately, the right to free speech and to assemble in public to protest is not always governed by the calm and sound thinking of Thoreau.
The benchmark for civil unrest usually occurs when a protest staged by a large gathering of people goes from free speech to violent action. What motivates that action is proportional to the reason for the protest. A protest against higher local taxes does not spark the level of outrage that would lead to damage or violence...
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Because of the pandemic, countless people have been learning how to make facemasks, and how to make hand sanitizer. But this time of social distancing offers an opportunity to make many other items that are expensive or in short supply.
Making these do-it-yourself products will help you limit your trips to the store, and they'll introduce you to many simpler, healthier alternatives to store-bought items. The best part is that you probably already have many of the ingredients you need.
Here are 27 everyday items you can easily make yourself...
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$370-Average weekly unemployment benefits in 2019.
$970- Average weekly unemployment benefits in 2020 (owing to Congress’ coronavirus Paycheck Protection Program).
68%- Of the people who are unemployed, what percentage of them are now receiving benefits that exceed their lost earnings. Sources: Politico, University of Chicago.
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