Can We Survive World War 3?

Can we survival World War 3?

Do you believe it's coming? Will it come to our/your country? How can we prepare?

If World War 3 does break out, it will not be exactly like World War 2. However, we don't know "exactly" what it will look like either. I'm sure you've read other articles about WW3 coming, but you know and I know, everyone is just speculating.

Yes, most are aware of which countries have nuclear capabilities, but what we don't know is — will they use their arsenals? Will we? Who would be first to set off a nuclear bomb? (Right now we all suspect it will be North Korea as they are continually "rattling their swords" — but maybe not.)

Will there be shortages of consumer goods and food?

On this subject, I would speculate a big YES. During World War 2, the first product to be rationed was rubber tires. Then . . .

The War Production Board (WPB) ordered the temporary end of all civilian automobile sales on 1 January 1942, leaving dealers with one half million unsold cars. Ration boards grew in size as they began evaluating automobile sales in February (only certain professions, such as doctors and clergymen, qualified to purchase the remaining inventory of new automobiles), typewriters in March, and bicycles in May.[3]:124,133–135 Automobile factories stopped manufacturing civilian models by early February 1942 and converted to producing tanks, aircraft, weapons, and other military products, with the United States government as the only customer.[5] As of 1 March 1942, dog food could no longer be sold in tin cans, and manufacturers switched to dehydrated versions. As of 1 April 1942, anyone wishing to purchase a new toothpaste tube, then made from metal, had to turn in an empty one.[3]:129–130 By June 1942 companies also stopped manufacturing metal office furniture, radios, phonographs, refrigerators, vacuum cleaners, washing machines, and sewing machines for civilians. [Source: Wikipedia]

We can be sure that there will be a shortage of medications just as there was during WW2. There may also be a shortage of doctors and nurses, depending on whether the draft is initiated as it was back then.

And speaking of the draft, crime decreased during WW2. Why? Most crimes were committed by teens and young adults (17-30) and these were the ages of those inducted into the armed services. Those who, for one reason or another, were not able to serve, filled the jobs and unemployment plummeted. With paychecks coming in, it was not necessary to turn to crime, at least for the purpose of feeding a family or needing money. Sure, crime still happened — it always does, sadly.

What concerns do you have if the precarious frictions of the world were to escalate into a full-blown world war?

I would like very much to hear your concerns and opinions on this subject.


1) If World War 3 were to break out, how do you believe it would affect you and your family?

2) If World War 3 were to break out, how do you believe it would affect the average American?

3) What challenges do you think we would face here – in this country?

4) What shortages do you predict would occur?

5) How would you prep for this?

Please share your ideas here, and be as specific as you can.

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