Safety is one reason that drives individuals to band together and form a government. When a government does not provide for the safety of it’s citizens, then it’s citizens will begin to find other solutions. There are a few examples in the current news:

In addition, one of the major pillars of safety, the Second Amendment is under constant attack. Currently leftists in Virginia are planning to implement unconstitutional restrictions on gun ownership. Thankfully, many Virginia counties and cities are preemptively declaring themselves to be Second Amendment sanctuaries. As of writing, 85 of 95 counties have adopted to be sanctuaries.

This is typical of America today: rural areas are largely conservative, while urban areas are leftists. Urban areas promote mob rule through democracy, while the rural areas depend on security defined by the Republic’s established principles.