I encourage preparedness & survivalism not so people can run away & hide at some remote retreat, but because the more self-reliant people are, the less they need government. And the less they need government, the less control government has over them.
Check out my website www.DystopianSurvival.com It has well over 200 articles on topics relating to survival, preparedness, and self-reliance.
Articles I suggest to get you started:
#GetReady for what is to come.
How to Survive the End of the World as We Know It: Tactics, Techniques, and Technologies for Uncertain Times, by James Wesley, Rawles. Rawles is a well-known name within the survivalist community, and this book gives coverage of most topics within survivalism and prepping, not just food storage and bugging out.