I had never considered that the grid could go down or what life would be like without electricity. The answer was obvious: make a documentary.
Culpeper County Civil Defense Association who talk about how they started and what they are doing to strengthen the community in which they live.
After becoming highly involved with the volunteer rescue and relief efforts associated with Hurricane Harvey, he saw numerous issues that could have easily been alleviated by just having a better way of doing things.
Michael has studied and written extensively on the vulnerabilities of the U.S. electric grid to a variety of threats.
So, I have a great deal of experience – both overseas and in the U.S. – seeing what the world looks like when things go wrong.
I have always been interested in preparedness and ran into old Civil Defense pamphlets that my parents had collected information from the American Red Cross when I ran into them. When I was married and had children I had a keen sense of responsibility and wanted to protect them. I happened on a display that […]