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Obama’s American Schadenfreude.

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Schadenfreude as defined by Webster’s is deriving pleasure from the pain of others. And while the term is German the application is very much politically American. What else could it be called when the President of the United States seeks to punish the American people for not going along with …

Harvard Study: No Correlation Between Gun Control and Less Violent Crime

August 28, 2013 Open Forum, Video 1 Comment

A Harvard Study titled “Would Banning Firearms Reduce Murder and Suicide?” looks at figures for “intentional deaths” throughout continental Europe and juxtaposes them with the U.S. to show that more gun control does not necessarily lead to lower death rates or violent crime.Because the findings so clearly demonstrate that more …

6 dead among 24 shot Saturday afternoon, Sunday morning – chicagotribune.com

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Two dozen people were shot Saturday afternoon into Father’s Day Sunday across the city, according to authorities. Of the 24 people shot, six died either at the crime scenes or at local hospitals. The youngest was 16. One of the men killed was an armed man shot by police after …

Seeking To Answer Unknowns Of Gun Violence, Institute Of Medicine Outlines Research Agenda : Policy/Biz : Medical Daily


Although polar opponents on either side of the American gun control debate often pose their arguments as peer-reviewed fact, surprisingly little research has been done on the subject. Consequently, a lot remains unknown. Gun safety technologies such as iris scans and gun-activating magnetic stripe badges are currently available. But would …

Breaking News – Unlicensed Guns, Synthetic Drugs and Sex Slavery Are Thriving Industries “Inside: Secret America” | TheFutonCritic.com

June 6, 2013 Open Forum No Comments

“We found a guy online who’s trying to sell an AK-47. Now I’m in a position I never thought I’d be in: heading to a fast food parking lot to make a cash deal for an assault rifle.” – Mariana van Zeller UNLICENSED GUNS, SYNTHETIC DRUGS AND SEX SLAVERY ARE …

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