A Collapse: 6. Terrorist action (not necessarily Islamist)

Terrorist action (not necessarily Islamist) Post-9/11 just about everybody is aware of the danger and potential consequences of terrorist action.  Make no mistake that the terrorist threat is real and that there are in fact terrorists that will do whatever they can to harm Westerners and the West in whatever way possible.  However, terrorist action … Read more

A Collapse: 5. Societal Decay

This is a somewhat lengthy post. Societal Decay “Nam qui dabat olim imperium, fasces, legiones, omnia, nunc se continet atque duas tantum res anxius optat, panem et circenses” ––––––– “The people that once bestowed commands, consulships, legions, and all else, now meddles no more and longs eagerly for just two things — bread and circuses!” … Read more

A Collapse: 4-EMP strike/Nuclear detonation

EMP strike/Nuclear detonation I will cover an electromagnetic pulse device and conventional nuclear weapon detonation separately as they are actually distinct subjects with very different effects.  Both EMP and conventional nuclear weapons are nuclear devices however. Nukes are not easy to build.  There is a reason that only eight countries are declared nuclear powers: The US, … Read more