So, how can we protect ourselves?
by Adam Taggart
Chris Martenson’s Peak Prosperity
In a year that has experienced a global pandemic, Depression-level job losses, a bevy of large-scale natural disasters from wildfires to Cat 4 hurricanes to derechos, the #1 current concern we’re now hearing from our readers isn’t any of these.
Instead, it’s the danger of social unrest breaking out in their local community.
Anyone with eyes can see that the mercury is rising across America. The riots that follow the deaths of folks like George Floyd and now Jacob Blake, the current violence in Kenosha, Seattle’s lawless autonomous zone, the movement to ‘defund the police’, the anger behind the surge of ‘cancel culture’ — the nation’s social fabric is suddenly stretched taut and starting to tear at the seams.
Is it any surprise that gun sales are up 72%(!) vs last year, with first-time buyers driving a material percentage of that increase: