Timeless Advice

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4 Nov 14 by John Farnam  DTI

“War is the remedy our enemies have chosen.  I say, let us give them  all
they want.”

William Tecumseh Sherman

Everything Except the Obvious!

In a recent Pentagon “Security Advisory” to active-duty personnel,
recipients are actually provided with some good advice:


“…terrorists, directed or inspired by the Islamic States of Iraq and the
Levant (ISIL), view US military members and law enforcement officers as
legitimate targets for attacks.  Targets in recent ISIL-linked   terrorist
plots included places of public gatherings, government entities, mass  transit
nodes, and religious facilities.”

Specific advice includes:

“… when in public, remove DoD/military/law enforcement decals or
identifiers from clothing and vehicles”

“… avoid public venues where large gatherings of people congregate”

“Lock-down your social media and change passwords regularly. Do not post
anything on social media that affiliates you with DoD/military, or law
enforcement”  (I recommend you get off all “social media” immediately, but  the
foregoing still represents sound advice)

However, on this List, blatantly conspicuous by its absence is:

(1) “Acquire, without delay, an adequate, personal arsenal- guns and

(2)  “Go armed, everywhere.”

(3)  “Carry pistol(s) constantly, and have rifles always near at  hand.”

(4) “Get training from a competent, private source (because you’ll never
get it here!)”

(5) “When the Test comes, do what you have to do.  Don’t  hesitate!”

Of course, liberal influence, rampant even within our military, wants only
helpless, defenseless victims.  Thus, individual initiative is
unthinkable.  We spend billions “training” our people, yet that very  training is
apparently so incompetent, we can’t trust any of them, no matter  their rank nor
security clearance.

So, the foregoing will never be mentioned in any official correspondence,

I am astonished at the number, even of police, who still run around
unarmed.  They are a liability to their community and their families, and a
disgrace to their profession.

Liberals will never want anyone armed, except their own bodyguards.   My
advice to all is to make sound, personal decisions with regards to your own
safety, and don’t look back!

“Without a rifle, you are nothing.  Worthless!  You are waiting  for death”

Aron Bielski

Aron Bielski, the most famous of the “Bielski Partisans,” led a heroic
armed resistance movement against Nazi invaders in Poland during WWII.  He
and his comrades were amazing heroes, and serve to this day as a invigorating
inspiration to all who love freedom.  Aron never considered defenselessness
a “virtue!”


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1 Dec 14

Once again, DHS and the FBI are sounding the alarm, warning active-duty,
and retired, LE and military personnel not to expose on-line profiles openly.

ISIS spokesman, Mohammad al-Adnani, said this in late September:

“Kill the disbeliever, whether civilian or military, for they have the same
ruling.  Both of them are disbelievers.”

For one, I take him at his word.  They are serious.

We are not!

DoD, USA, USAF, USCG, USMC, and USN installations (and USN ships) all
maintain elaborate and revealing websites that plainly tell our enemies just
about everything that they would want to know about personnel and units. Ditto
for most LE departments, federal, state and local.  We’re doing much of
their work for them!

However, being secretive, personally and institutionally, is toilsome and
only of limited  usefulness.

Individual readiness and resolve are still the keys to victorious  living.

So long as we, distrusting our own people, continue in the foolish delusion
of “enforced impotence,” among military personnel and at military bases,
no  amount of electronic precaution will effectively prevent, nor dissuade,
the next  series of murderous attacks by Islamic terrorists.

Unarmed soldiers and unloaded weapons are a reflection of a corrupt  state
of mind: Professing “warriors,” perpetually unprepared to do battle.   For
one, when I hear, “Oh, don’t worry.  You’re safe here,” I reach for my

” ‘You are on your own’

is the beginning of self-defense wisdom. You are in deadly, personal danger
in every place, and at all times. Plan, prepare, and train accordingly, so
that  you and yours may live confidently and victoriously in perilous
times.   There is neither confidence, nor happiness, in denial, willful
ignorance,  inadequate preparation, and ‘learned helplessness.”

Phil Palmer

Who constantly “fear to fail” will, in the end, fail without even  trying


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