Survivalism is a movement or lifestyle of survivalists or preppers who actively prepare for emergencies, including possible disruptions in social or political order, on scales from local to international.

From a Preppers perspective survivalism is a set of skills, training and preparedness that will provide an advantage over those that are not prepared during SHTF scenarios.

Not all societal breakdown are apocalyptic or cataclysmic. Survivalism is a mindset based on survival in all scenarios including economic collapse, foreign invasion and more.

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