This paper “Reactivating Federal Assault Weapons Ban” discusses reasons why federal assault weapons ban should be reactivated. The recent killings in Norway by use of guns bought from America have again heightened debate on gun control laws…
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One of the most important reasons as to why guns should be controlled is the regional gangs in the streets of U.S. Since the expiry of federal assault weapons act in 2004, it became easy for citizens to own guns. It also created legal loopholes for weapon merchants to sell guns to both deserving citizens and criminals as well. This created the biggest loophole in American safety since guns became easily accessible to regional gangs as well. Gangs have since then grown exponentially and use of guns become a common phenomenon. Murder, homicide, juvenile, burglary, and criminal shootings have soared. Although proponents of gun use argue that gangs will still have access to guns whether the act is in use or not, it is evident that when strict gun control laws are in place manufacture, supply and use considerably goes down (Valdez, 2003).
The attack on government officials is on the rise. Licensing of guns makes it possible for both good and bad people to carry guns to places that threaten the safety of government officials. Political, governmental and leadership ideologies have always been a source of conflict. Such conflicts need to be solved in an amicable way using official channels. However, easy accessibility to guns has made it possible for groups of people who have conflicting ideologies with the leadership to pose a threat to the leadership. Indeed the history of America contains incidents of assassinations of some of the best American presidents. Founders of America created an excellent leadership infrastructure meant to protect America against factions. However, it is now evident that such freedom against factions is going to drains through easy accessibility of guns.
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However, the question remains whether a genuine caring attitude towards others is an innate or acquired human quality (Forster 2001). The Registered Nurses Association of Ontario (2002) defined therapeutic relationship as an interpersonal process between the patient and nurse characterized by a purposeful, goal directed relationship aimed at promoting the welfare and well-being of the patient.
Any aggressive threat of violence against any weak or dependent person coupled with immediate display of force is considered assault and is vehemently condemned all over the globe. Assault also means deliberate physical contact with other person against his/her will, which is quite common at the workplaces especially against women employees.
It is a sexual activity made on a person without his consent. Other forces used to engage in sexual activity, e.g., physical or emotional violence, is also considered sexual assault. A. Forcible Rape Forcible rape is the female’s carnal knowledge by force and against her will.
These firearms were designed for military use and have huge capacity that allowed the user to fire at least 150 rounds. The study focuses on the understanding of the issue of banning the Assault Weapon and realizing the scope of emotions involved in it. In this context the argument of Timothy Wheeler, the director of Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership, and Jimmy Carter, the winner of the 2002 Nobel Peace Prize, will be analyzed.
I. Introduction II. Why there should be a Ban on Rifles and other Guns III. How does the Ban of Rifles affect the Second Amendment IV. The Goal of the Ban V. Conclusion VI. Works Cited Introduction The debate on gun control in United States has now reached its maximum point.
The United States federal government has set up control legislations and laws to strengthen and enforce the prohibition against the importation, ownership, transportation and use of automatic or semi-automatic assault rifles/weapons (Gaines & Kappeler, 2011). Assault rifles are semi-automatic and designed with military features.
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Today, five nations – the U.S., United Kingdom, Russia, China and France – are officially recognised as possessing nuclear weapons. Pakistan and India have tested nuclear weapons and it is not known if Israel possesses nuclear weapon capability. Recently,
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