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We’ve marched, we’ve protested, we’ve warned of white supremacist actions infiltrating peaceful demonstrations. What’s unfolded in cities globally is “above us” now in more ways than we can articulate. According to Air Force Veteran Jerrod Klein (Msgt USAF, Retired), there are some practical survival tactics you can implement at home to get you through the night. 

Whether you’re on the frontlines seeking justice for Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, George Floyd and every Black name that’s become a hashtag, or simply doing your best to preserve your own life and your family’s, using what you have on-hand may be your best defense in an adverse situation.