People have been preparing themselves and their families for potentially hard times as far back as history goes. One obstacle which has followed these “preppers” through time, as well as the catastrophes they prepared for, is the ridicule, hate and witch-finder methods used to disconnect them from the majority.
You do not have to join any group or undergo strange rituals to be a prepper. You will also not be judged by other preppers on what you have or know – in fact, on the contrary if you wish to connect to others preppers you will find a host of warm and friendly offline and online communities.
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