Download file to see previous pages...
Currently, the issue is widely debated in the public and political arena in the US that how appropriate it is to allow civilians to keep arms with them. Follman argues that there is no rationale in the belief that when more people are armed, there are better chances of stopping these tragic events. In fact, facts prove otherwise. In none of the cases any civilian ever intervened to stop the mass killing. Even if in a particular case any civilian did intervene, either they failed miserably to stop the killing or they themselves were harmed or killed. The fact remains that mass shooting has increased several fold in the US because it has been easier than ever before for anyone to carry guns in public places such as movie theaters, parks, schools (Follman).
It can be noticed that casualty score is much higher in 2012, especially due to Sandy Hook and Aurora theater incidents. It is a fact that American society has been heavily armed since its inception and private arms have been increasing at a rapid pace. Sales data reveal that in 1995, 200 million guns were in possession of the people in the US. In a rough estimate, its number is now close to the total US population that means, on average, each citizen is in possession of some kind of a gun under the excuse of self-defense (Follman).
National Rifle Association (NRA) is known in the US as a formidable pro-gun lobby and spends a lot in support of politicians for its cause. NRA also organizes for firearms safety training and tournaments across all parts of the US. Most states also recognize the NRA trained instructors by law. While NRA proposes in the defense of law-abiding citizens and against the crime makers, it takes a hardliner view whenever a debate spurs about enacting any gun control measures.
As Kucinich reports, NRA has been mounting pressure on lawmakers through
...Download file to see next pagesRead More
In addition, human security is affected by abject poverty, severe environmental deprivation and the absence of rule of law. Additional factors threatening human security include increased violation of human rights, political oppression, and autocracy. All factors that threaten human security require sustained cross border efforts to address them.
This has been my dream since 2001. However, although I initially planned to run for the Arthur Andersen & Co. global running team in 2001, the 9/11 tragedy prevented my family from coming to the US at that time. Hence, when we moved to New York in April 2005, I started my self-training for the next four months after researching on the regimen of training.
Its value transcends material value. It can not be lost, stolen, or misplaced. It adds a dimension of connection to the surrounding world to anyone that possesses it. Education explains the past and predicts the future. It helps us understand the present.
This virus drastically reduces the natural immunity of the body and makes the patient susceptible to numerous infections.
One of the major reasons in me choosing this disease is the manner in which it spreads. Unfortunately, its spread is very directly linked
Information technology arouses situations of talent. This brings the concept of talent management. The modern face of management split large duties such as human resource management into specific parts such talent management (Elegbe,
ing to statistics put forward by the Cancer Prevention Plan, in 2009, one in two Australian males will at some point be diagnosed with cancer and 1 in 14 will suffer from skin cancer. Among women the risk is slightly less at 1 in 14 being affected. The Cancer Council Australia
It is the same if you lock the door of a house without walls.
The first law about National Security appeared in 1947 and it had to protect national interests and to guarantee personal, social and governmental development. It is
Here, while power may run most of the modern day activities insecurity would disrupt them and people would not be comfortable conducting their businesses if they fear for their lives. Furthermore, security also stands out as the most