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The Prepper Moms

Not all doomsday survivalists are macho men with bunkers and chainsaws. Meet the women preparing for the worst.

Art by Emily Haasch

JJennifer had already taken the necessary precautions the night Hurricane Maria came barreling through the Caribbean. The 46-year-old stay-at-home mom, who lives on two acres of land with her husband and…




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Emilie Friedlander

Emilie Friedlander

Freelance writer and editor from NYC. Contributing editor at VICE‘s culture desk.

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