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30 Holiday Gift Ideas For Preppers, Campers & More

If you’ve still got people to shop for, you’ll love this list of holiday gift ideas for preppers, campers and more!It’s a week until Christmas… and my hunch is you haven’t bought all your gifts yet. And (besides the fact that procrastination’s fun) my guess is you haven’t done so because you don’t know what to get certain people on your list.Well, luckily I’m here to help. I’ve compiled a list of holiday gift ideas for preppers and non-preppers alike. Truly, you don’t have to know the end is near to know these are some excellent gifts!Whether you’re shopping for a prepper, camper, outdoor enthusiast or someone else, this is a great place to start. So without further adieu, here are…

30 Holiday Gift Ideas For Preppers, Campers & More

1 – Tactical Stocking

This is the ultimate Christmas stocking. Not only do these fit candy and small gifts inside, but they also contain MOLLE attachments on the outside (allowing it to hold even more stuff!).

2 – Solar Charger

If power goes out (or they go off-grid) you’ll be super glad to have this effective way of charging your devices!

3 – Weatherproof Matches

Come rain, snow, sleet, wind, etc. there’s no better tool for lighting a fire. Undeniably useful!

4 – Portable Car Jump Starter

Get a pocket-sized ones with mini jumper cables. The power pack is attached, meaning you no longer need to hook the cables to another car to start your vehicle! Ingenious for when you’re stranded on the side of the road.

5 – Emergency Sleeping Bag

Also known as “bivvy bags.” Extremely lightweight material reflects 90% of your body heat back to you. Ideal for wintery, freezing conditions to save you from hypothermia.

6 – Survival Shovel

Oftentimes survival shovels have replaceable parts, allowing them to have multiple uses. These can include a saw, axe, pickaxe and more. Great for completing lots of different tasks.

7 – Portable Water Filter

LifeStraws and other portable water filters are excellent for the prepper/hiker/camper on the go. They filter out over 99% of bacteria, giving you pure drinking water in seconds.

8 – Pocket Stove

Want a portable stove that fits in your pocket? You’ll love how these produce enough heat to boil water and/or cook survival food in the great outdoors.

9 – Tactical Flashlight

These produce enough light to see your way in the darkness, while also giving you the ability to defend yourself from attackers. A win-win!

10 – Fire Starters

Whether you’re camping, hiking or bugging out everyone needs a variety of ways to start a fire.

11 – Bug Out Bag

This is a great gift for the prepper you know who’s been stockpiling all their stuff (but has no place to put the essentials).

12 – Lightweight Dry Bags

These are essentials for keeping your survival gear and supplies safe and dry in the event of a flood or rainstorm.

13 – Canned Meat

This one may seem odd, but if you find the right brand this survival food can be a godsend. These last for over 25 years (perfect for stockpiling) and often come in a variety of types such as chicken, pork, turkey, beef, ground beef, and more.

14 – Hand Warmers

Whether you opt for rechargeable hand warmers or the plain pouch kind, there’s no doubt these are the perfect survival tool on a cold, snowy evening. Keep them in your car, in your bug out bag/survival kit, and at the house when your spouse refuses to turn up the thermostat.

15 – Solo Bivvy Tent

This is the perfect survival tool for the solo camper. Comfortably fits one person and is extremely easy to set up.

16 – Solar Lantern

An excellent lighting source when you need it most. Charged by the power of the sun to give you hours of use.

17 – USB Rechargeable Batteries

These ingenious devices save you tons of money. Why? Because rather than buying new batteries when your old ones die, you can recharge these batteries with a simple USB charger. Brilliant!

18 – Solar Power Bank

Last time I checked there weren’t any power outlets in the woods. However, with a solar power bank you can charge your phone no matter where you are.

19 – Pocket Radio

This compact radio can broadcast your favorite tunes while also giving you weather updates, news, traffic updates and other useful information.

20 – Tactical Backpack

With MOLLE attachments and water resistance, nothing beats a tactical backpack for camping, hunting, hiking and bugging out in the great outdoors.

21 – Water Bladder

These things are insanely useful. Fill it with clean, pure drinking water and place it into a backpack for all-day hydration on the go.

22 – Grappling Hook

Here’s an exciting survival item. With this ingenious survival tool you can keep food out of the reach of bears, keep yourself stable while hiking and pick up fallen gear while in a tree stand. Whatever method you choose, you’re bound to get a lot of use out of it.

23 – Mountain House Survival Food

It just doesn’t get simpler than Mountain House when it comes to eating on your next camping/bug out trip. Simply open the bag, add boiling hot water, stir, close the bag, and wait a few minutes. You’ll have a piping hot meal ready to eat in no time.

24 – Emergency Whistle

Need to call for help or cause a distraction? An emergency whistle can do both – and it’s small enough to fit in your pocket without issue.

25 – A Durable & Waterproof Phone Case

A cell phone is an incredible survival tool in a crisis. But it’s useless if you dropped it in water. Invest in a super durable and waterproof case to keep your phone running smoothly when you need it most.

26 – Survival Playing Cards

These are excellent for introducing non-preppers to the art of prepping and survival… without scaring them off. These are normal playing cards with a twist – each card lists a survival scenario – leaving YOU to determine how you would survive! It’s fun for the whole family (and tests how prepared you REALLY are!).

27 – Durable Lighter

When it comes to starting fires, nothing’s easier than starting it with a lighter. With the push of a button you’ll have heat, light and warmed up food in no time.

28 – 550 Paracord

This ingenious survival tool can help you build a shelter, tie a raft, repair glasses, and so much more. See our survival article on 45 ways to use it right here.

29 – Glow In The Dark Pocket Compass

GPS only lasts until your signal dies out. Thankfully, you can find your way day or night with this handy dandy compass.

30 – Wallet Tool/Multi-Tool

These survival tools are incredibly useful. That’s because you can complete a variety of tasks with one single device. Options include things like:

  • Can Opener
  • Wrench
  • Knife
  • Screwdriver
  • Saw Blade
  • Ruler

… and more!

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Majority of Job Growth Since 2019 Has Gone to Migrant Invaders

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The majority of job growth in the United States since 2019 has gone to newly arrived migrants, while working-class American men continue to fall out of the labor force, an alarming analysis reveals.

Steven Camarota at the Center for Immigration Studies published this analysis, showcasing the devastating impact of President Joe Biden’s agenda to expand the labor market through mass immigration. Instead of focusing on getting Americans back to work, Biden’s policies have overwhelmingly favored migrants, both legal and illegal, at the expense of American workers.

Since 2019, before the Chinese coronavirus pandemic disrupted the economy, about 75 percent of all U.S. job growth has been attributed to newly arrived migrants. In stark contrast, fewer than one million Americans have joined the workforce during the same period. This betrayal of American workers is nothing short of scandalous.

“The government’s household survey shows that there were only 971,000 more U.S.-born Americans employed in May 2024 compared to May 2019 prior to the pandemic, while the number of employed immigrants has increased by 3.2 million,” Camarota writes. This stark disparity highlights the Biden Administration’s prioritization of foreign workers over American citizens.

Meanwhile, labor participation among working-class American men continues to decline dramatically. For American men in the prime age range of 25 to 54 years old with only a high school diploma, labor participation has plummeted from 95.7 percent in 1960 to a shocking 81.6 percent in 2024. Similarly, for those without a bachelor’s degree, labor participation fell from 95.8 percent in 1960 to a dismal 84.8 percent in 2024. Across all education levels, labor participation for prime-age American men has dropped nearly eight percentage points over 64 years, a clear sign of systemic neglect and failure.

Camarota emphasizes, “The labor force participation rate — the share working or looking for work — has declined dramatically among U.S.-born men since the 1960s, particularly for those without a bachelor’s degree. While labor force participation among these groups has roughly returned to pre-pandemic levels, the rate in 2024 remains at or near historical lows relative to other peaks in the business cycle. This is true even for U.S.-born men who are in the ‘prime’ 25-54 age range for working.” The administration’s disregard for these alarming statistics is both irresponsible and outrageous.

For years, the decline in labor participation among American men has been well-documented, yet the Biden Administration continues to prioritize the influx of newly arrived migrants, who are quickly awarded work permits after being released into the U.S. interior. Since 2023 alone, nearly 300,000 native-born Americans have fallen out of the workforce, while about 637,000 migrants have been added. This blatant disregard for American workers is unacceptable.

Biden’s policies have driven the foreign-born population to unprecedented heights. Today, the foreign-born population stands at a staggering 51.6 million — the largest ever recorded in American history. This means roughly three in 19 people living in the U.S. were born in a foreign country, a statistic that underscores the significant and troubling shift in the American labor market under the current administration. This is a clear indicator of the Biden Administration’s betrayal of American workers and its commitment to prioritizing foreign interests over those of its own citizens.

 

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GUILTY: Hunter Biden Convicted on All Counts

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In a significant blow to the Biden Administration, a federal jury has convicted Hunter Biden on all three federal felony gun charges he faced. This conviction underscores the corruption and lawlessness that many believe epitomize the Biden family.

Hunter Biden’s conviction is historic, marking the first time an immediate family member of a sitting president has been found guilty of a crime during their father’s term in office. The jury, deliberating for less than three hours, returned guilty verdicts on all charges related to a revolver Hunter Biden purchased in October 2018 at a Delaware gun shop.

The charges against Hunter Biden include two counts of lying about his drug use on a federal background check form and one count of possessing a gun while addicted to, or using, illegal drugs. Sentencing is typically set for 120 days following a verdict, and Hunter Biden could face up to 25 years in prison and a fine of $750,000. However, as a first-time offender, it is likely that his sentence will be far less severe, sparking concerns of preferential treatment.

Following the verdict, Hunter Biden expressed gratitude for his family’s support rather than addressing the gravity of his conviction. His attorney, Abbe Lowell, announced that they would continue to “vigorously pursue all the legal challenges available to Hunter,” displaying a defiant attitude despite the jury’s decision.

President Joe Biden, in a statement, reiterated his role as a supportive father rather than addressing the implications of his son’s criminal actions. “As I said last week, I am the President, but I am also a Dad. Jill and I love our son, and we are so proud of the man he is today,” he said, choosing to focus on familial bonds over accountability.

Special Counsel David Weiss emphasized that the case was about the “illegal choices” Hunter Biden made while using drugs, underscoring that no one is above the law. His comments highlighted the severity of Hunter Biden’s actions, contrary to the sympathetic narrative often promoted by the Biden Administration.

Inside the jury room, deliberations revealed an initial split among jurors. However, after thorough discussions of each crime’s elements, they reached a unanimous verdict. Some jurors felt they had no choice but to find Hunter Biden guilty, with one describing the case as a waste of taxpayer dollars—a sentiment that resonates with many critics of the administration.

Despite the serious nature of the crimes, some jurors expressed sympathy for Hunter Biden, focusing on the evidence rather than his lifestyle. This perspective further fuels the narrative of leniency and misplaced compassion often seen in cases involving politically connected individuals.

In a public display of support, President Joe Biden was seen hugging his son Hunter upon arriving at the Delaware Air National Guard Base, mere hours after the guilty verdict was announced. This embrace, captured on video, underscores the President’s unwavering support for his embattled son, even as public trust in his administration continues to erode.

Senate Republicans were quick to react, asserting that the guilty verdict shows the justice system worked, despite persistent claims of selective prosecution. Senators John Thune, Rick Scott, and Josh Hawley emphasized that the case against Hunter Biden followed existing law, in stark contrast to what they see as politically motivated charges against former President Donald Trump. This highlights the perceived double standards within the justice system under the Biden Administration.

A juror later revealed that the jury focused on evidence, not Hunter Biden’s lifestyle, during deliberations. This approach, while legally sound, does little to quell public outrage over the apparent disparity in how justice is administered to those with political connections.

In conclusion, Hunter Biden’s conviction is a stark reminder of the corruption and legal breaches rampant within the Biden family. The President’s continued support for his son, coupled with the leniency of the justice system, only serves to deepen public disillusionment with the current administration.

 

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Israeli Forces Rescue Hostages from Hamas Terrorists in Dramatic Operation

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On Monday, Israeli forces released dramatic video footage showing the daring rescue of four hostages held by Hamas terrorists in Gaza over the weekend. This footage, captured from helmet cameras of Yamam and Shin Bet’s operational units, as well as Israel Defense Forces (IDF) soldiers, showcases the meticulous and courageous efforts in Nuseirat, a refugee camp in the Gaza Strip.

In a simultaneous operation at two locations, Yamam and Shin Bet operatives engaged in combat with Hamas terrorists to rescue the hostages. Noa Argamani, 26, was rescued at one site, while Shlomi Ziv, 41, Andrey Kozlov, 27, and Almog Meir Jan, 22, were freed from another location.

Footage obtained by Fox News Digital shows Yamam officers and Shin Bet operatives storming the location where Ziv, Kozlov, and Jan were held. They are later seen boarding a helicopter, being flown back to Israel to safety.

All four hostages were abducted from a desert rave near the border during Hamas’s brutal and unprovoked assault on Israel on October 7. This rescue operation was part of a broader Israeli air and ground offensive in central Gaza, which health officials claim resulted in the deaths of 274 Palestinians. This comes at a critical juncture in the eight-month conflict as Israel and Hamas weigh a U.S. proposal for a cease-fire and the release of the remaining captives.

Hamas and other militants killed approximately 1,200 people in the October 7 attack and captured around 250 others, including men, women, children, and older adults. Since then, the Hamas-run Health Ministry in Gaza claims nearly 37,000 Palestinians have been killed in Israel’s ground offensive. It is important to note that Hamas does not distinguish between fighters and civilians in its reports.

Israel has contested these figures, emphasizing that its soldiers are specifically targeting Hamas terrorists who deliberately operate within dense urban areas, using civilians as human shields.

More than 100 captives, mostly women and children, were freed in exchange for Palestinians imprisoned by Israel during a weeklong cease-fire in November.

Israeli authorities estimate that Hamas is still holding around 120 hostages, with 43 pronounced dead. The remaining survivors include about 15 women, two children under the age of 5, and two men in their 80s.

This heroic rescue operation underscores the ongoing struggle against Hamas’s brutal tactics and the lengths to which Israeli forces will go to protect and rescue their citizens.

Vice President Kamala Harris mourned the death of the Hamas members killed in the raid.

 

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