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Check out our Book Shelf - recommended books on a variety of topics like modern survival, food storage, SHTF/WROL scenarios, urban survival, surviving an EMP attack, living off the land, canning and much more.

Manufacturers

List of Firearms Manufacturers

Firearms Resources

AR-15 Lower Receiver Assembly
Excellent video by Ares Armor showing how to assemble an AR-15 Lower Receiver. Wish I had this video the first time I did a lower…

DIY AR-15 Series by ITS Tactical
Great series by Bryan Black from ITS Tactical that shows you how to build an entire AR-15.

NRA-ILA
Established in 1975, the Institute for Legislative Action (ILA) is the “lobbying” arm of the National Rifle Association of America. ILA is committed to preserving the right of all law-abiding individuals to purchase, possess and use firearms for legitimate purposes as guaranteed by the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.

Handgun Laws
Provides a summary of gun laws for every US state.

Gun Laws by State
Another site that provides a summary of gun laws for every US state. The last I checked, the site did not work well with the Google Chrome browser.

Open Carry
A pro-gun Internet community focused on the right to openly carry properly holstered handguns in daily American life.

Rationality Rebooted
Website dedicated to reporting on the stories of guns used in self-defense, with advanced search features to filter stories by state or weapon type used. Rationality Rebooted also has an interactive map of defensive gun use.

Gun Control

Murder Statistic Charts
Murder statistic charts created by Monderno from the FBI Uniform Crime Reports.

Crime Data by State Infographic
Fantastic infographic produced by the Criminal Justice Degree Hub that shows crime data by state.

Politics

GovTrack
Easily track the activities of the US Congress (members, bills, resolutions, voting, committees, etc).

Open States
Track legislators, voting, bills, etc at the state level.

Knife Resources

US Knife Laws by State
A free online summary of knife laws by state.

Modern Survival

The Survival Podcast
The Survival Podcast is a daily online audio show about self sufficiency and self reliance in the modern world.

Permies
Website about all things permaculture, run by Paul Wheaton.

Live Silver Spot Price

Live Gold Spot Price

LDS Food Storage Calculator

Prepper Website
Preparedness, survival and alternative news.

RSOE EDIS
RSOE – Emergency and Disaster Information Service. Real-time worldwide map of emergencies and disasters.

Threat Journal
Threat Journal is a newsletter, website and podcast focusing on serious threats to the security of the U. S. and it’s citizens and interests at home and abroad.