Articles written by: Samuel Culper III

NBPP: Intelligence Requirements

NBPP: Intelligence Requirements

There are still a few slots left for the first Guerrillamerica Practical Exercise.  The intent is to develop teams who will collect information, and then analyze it in order to create a finished intelligence product.  We’re conducting a capabilities brief of the New Black Panther Party (NBPP).  Email me if […]

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November ICACs

November ICACs

Hey Folks -I lost a ton of emails when I switched email servers, so I no longer have many of the emails about the November ICACs in Boise and Spokane (sorry!).  If you would, please shoot me another email with your interest level if you live in the ID/OR/WA areas, […]

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Practical Exercise: NBPP

Practical Exercise: NBPP

Alrighty, gang.  Just because I have a wild hair, our first blog-wide Practical Exercise (not the virtual FTX) is going to be an Open Source Intelligence (OSINT) Order of Battle (OOB or OrBat) / Table of Organization and Equipment (TO&E) on the New Black Panther Party (NBPP).  OSINT Primer here; […]

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Using Your Local Gun Store for Recruitment

Using Your Local Gun Store for Recruitment

It seems like every time I go to one of the local gun stores, I see a customer wearing a sign of military affiliation or indication of prior service.  A Kilo 3/9 t-shirt or a KIA bracelet, for instance.  I printed off a few pages of links to WRSA, Mountain […]

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Actionable Intelligence

Actionable Intelligence

It’s the most wonderful tiiiiime of the yeeeeear.  Hunting season.  If it’s brown, it’s down.  If it flies, it dies.  If it has antlers, it’s… going in my freezer and up on the wall.  I’ll be away so please be patient if you email me.  I’ll get back soon!  This […]

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On the Applicability of Intelligence and the Virtual FTX

On the Applicability of Intelligence and the Virtual FTX

One of the recurring themes I’ve found in classes is that the interest level in long term exploitation (interrogation) is much higher than its likely real-world applicability.  I also get that the concepts I teach are completely different than most things (or all things) you’ve ever done before. For instance, […]

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Just Following Orders

Just Following Orders

This post is in case anyone has yet to see this, courtesy of NC Renegade.  Print it off, and don’t limit to posting them at the national parks.  Post them to bulletin boards, within military and police communities, etc.  

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NC PATCON & Islands of Freedom

NC PATCON & Islands of Freedom

I was fortunate enough to attend Brock & Co.’s North Carolina Patriot Convention this past weekend.  The speakers were incredible (John Ainsworth – definitely check him out), I was able to meet up with a few friends, and made plenty of new ones.  Although a full write-up will appear in […]

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I’m Biometrics, and So Can You!

I’m Biometrics, and So Can You!

Starting today, I’ll be away for longer periods of time so the posts may be slow-going for the rest of the month.  The Security manual is out later today; thank you to everyone who purchased it. You’ll receive it in your in-boxes shortly.  Please send me an email with what […]

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Patterns of Life

Patterns of Life

We’ve covered briefly the concept of Pattern of Life.  It’s exactly what it sounds like: it’s the group of actions you take that provide indications about your life. If I nominate a individual for targeting, and his nomination is approved, then one of my first steps in building his targeting […]

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