A Scary, Real World Example Of Why You Need To Prepare For When The SHTF
People accuse preppers of being panic stricken people, focused on the negative, and prone to exaggeration. Like all groups of people there are certainly some preppers who fit negative stereotypes. But the vast majority of people who are interested in prepping are simply realists who have studied history and deal with reality.
Stop for just a moment and think about the current election in America. Bernie Sanders, an open socialist, has come on surprisingly strong against Hillary to vie for the Democratic Party nomination for President. Couple that with people pushing for increasing the minimum wage to the point where they are pricing themselves out of jobs, as is essentially happening at 6,000 Wendy’s restaurants at the time of this writing, and you have a serious strong push towards an economic policy (socialism) that could seriously have devastating consequences in the United States.