Guns have become an integral part of the United States’ society. The second amendment of the United States Constitution is “A well-regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.” Initially, this rule was intended to allow citizens to protect themselves in a time where there was no large military branch. However, the tradition for citizens to carry firearms has been passed down since then. Regarding regulation
Virginia Shooting Video Essay As the debate of whether or not to show the video subsides, new arguments arise creating a huge wave over the social media sites and news stations. Two main issues can be debated when discussing the Virginia shooting video. First, the privacy and dignity of the victims of the shooting are at stake. The second issue is criminal violence, however most news sources seem to make the subject about gun control. It’s not a matter of the video being shown or not anymore.
Gun Control on College Campus The issue of gun control in the United States is becoming a very debatable topic especially with the increasing incidences of school shootings around the country. More and more families are being affected by the tragic shootings, and there are solutions that can take place on campuses to better protect the students and faculty. One solution would be to allow students to conceal carry a firearm on campus. This could allow the crimes to be ceased before
He uses real creditable facts to reach the reader with a logical and authoritative argument. At one point it talks about a survey done by the Center for Disease Control and Prevention CDC which states the amount of kids carried a gun in the last 30 days. By using the CDC as a source we know that these facts can be trusted. The CDC is a government funded research center that we consider to be the experts
In this essay, I examine some possible historical reasons as to why one of the routes being taken by the state to resolve the Naxalite conflict is by providing free education opportunities. The ideas explored in this essay are – Schooling as a method of shaping modern society, the importance of national integration and the role the school plays, and education in the realm of Naxals and Adivasis and their integration in to modern Indian society. 15th August 1947, sees India taking control of itself
one place in America where consumers can find anything they could ever think of, from gardening tools to personalized jewelry and contact lenses: Computers, textbooks, vacuums, pet food, maternity clothing, baby car seats, scooters, video games, air guns, trampolines, health insurances, sports nutrition products and pastry supplies. This place is called Wal-Mart, the world’s most powerful retail company and an inspirational symbol of America’s business success. Wal-Mart has received a great deal of
English Language and Literature Studies; Vol. 5, No. 1; 2015 ISSN 1925-4768 E-ISSN 1925-4776 Published by Canadian Center of Science and Education 13 Historicizing Joseph Conrad's Heart of Darkness: A Critique of King Leopold II’s Colonial Rule Isam Shihada1 1 Associate Professor of English Literature and Gender Studies, Department of English, Gaza Strip, Palestine Correspondence: Isam Shihada, Associate Professor of English Literature and Gender Studies, Department of English, Gaza Strip, Palestine