English Learning for Curious Minds

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Summary

It's the belief that the world is unstable and unpredictable, and that we should all be prepared for what happens when catastrophe strikes.

Learn about where this idea came from, what survivalists do, and why the USA is the world's survivalist capital.

Full transcript, subtitles and key vocabulary available on the website: https://www.leonardoenglish.com/podcasts/survivalism

Show Notes

It's the belief that the world is unstable and unpredictable, and that we should all be prepared for what happens when catastrophe strikes.

Learn about where this idea came from, what survivalists do, and why the USA is the world's survivalist capital.

  • What is survivalism?
  • Different types of survivalist
  • 1960s and the birth of survivalism
  • Reasons that survivalism has grown
  • Doomsday Preppers TV show
  • Survivalism is big business
  • COVID-19 and survivalism
  • Survivalists: rich and poor
  • Why is the US the global capital of survivalist?

Full transcript, subtitles and key vocabulary available on the website: https://www.leonardoenglish.com/podcasts/survivalism

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