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  • Repression Of The 2nd Amendment

    the people would be able to own and keep their firearms. If the founding fathers thought this was second only to free speech, they must have thought that it was pretty important. George Mason, co-author of the 2nd amendment said that “To disarm the people is the best and most effectual way to enslave them.” If a governing body is able to take away the guns of its people, there is nothing that the people can do to stop the government from taking over. Whereas, if the people are armed with the same type of weapons as the government, it would be a lot harder for the government to take over. The key phrase being, “same type of weapons.” The main weapon referred to are the AR-15s. Since they are military style weapons, a lot of people think they should not be legal for private ownership. There was a temporary ban on AR-15s, as well as many other military style weapons, including high-capacity magazines (chambers or belts that are able to feed more than 10 rounds of ammunition into a firearm), but guns and…

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  • Counter Arguments Against Gun Control

    This was one of the event that shock the nation a put back on top the agreement of Gun control to the eyes of the people. Even the former President Obama had something to say about this topic and hope that the nation would join together to the fight of gun control. The article By Shaina Negron, in CNN states 20-year-old Adam woke up one morning he grabbed three guns from the house, a semi-automatic AR-15 assault rifle, pistols made by Glock and a Sig-Sauer handgun. Adam Lana went inside the…

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  • John Diciulio Case

    Written Assignment Two 1. In the mid-1990s, social scientist John DiIulio (and others) predicted that a frightening wave of violent “super-predator” youth would terrorize America starting around 2010. Why did DiIulio eventually back away from his prediction? (Hint: see chapter 4 and outside sources if necessary.) The prediction of “super-predator” was due to district attorneys reported the increase in violent crime among youth. It is not hard to develop an opinion when you hear first-hand…

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  • Essay On Second Amendment

    created one of the best society in the world but yet we don’t think they had the common knowledge of advancement in technology in weaponry. All throughout history the object that were used in war were made better. As an example a rock became a sharper rock, then a to a club, then to swords, and so on a so forth. When people want gun control it usually comes after a mass shooting. When these mass shooter I do not blame the gun I blame the owner for not properly storing the gun with either a craze…

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  • Argumentative Essay: Should The AR-15 Be Banned?

    The actions of gun activists who wish to not have the AR-15 banned are constitutional, because the constitution says we have a right to bear arms in the name of protecting ourselves. The AR-15 is a highly controversial gun which has led to several deaths as a result of misuse of the weapon. It is an extremely sad reality that there are so many lives lost, when it comes to what is supposed to be something used for protection. The AR-15 has been used in several shootings, examples being the Aurora…

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  • Angelman Syndrome

    chromosome 15. This change prevents the chromosome from functioning properly. It occurs as a random event during the formation of eggs and sperm, or in the early stages of embryonic development. There are four distinctive causes for Angelman syndrome, and each of those causes can be determined by genetic testing. All four causes produce the same syndrome, because they all affect the…

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  • Celebrities Kentucky Burr Summary

    matter. By allowing themselves to be distracted, the harsh blow of death is lessened and the sting is taken off. People may not obsess over celebrities like some people do, but they do use them as an escape from reality. Just as there are different levels of obsession there are also different types of fame. Ty Burr tells us that a twelve-year-old today can now achieve the same fame as a celebrity from the early twentieth century with just a simple digital camera and a YouTube account. Although…

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  • Leonard Peltier Case

    van. The police explained that a van and pickup could be consider the same thing. I am to the understanding that when describing what a pickup truck is it is a vehicle with an open bed in the back, not a closed as a van would be. This is clearly not the same and therefore not enough evidence to have even been used in Leonard Peltier's case. Another piece of evidence that was used against Leonard was that he used an AR-15 rifle to kill the two agents. The police found an AR-15 rifle when a…

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  • Gun Control: The Case Against Banning Guns By Shiha Dalmia

    illnesses brought on something needs to be done. The school shooting of Columbine was one of the first school shootings that had a huge impact on the United States. The two young men who were in charge of the massacre ending up taking 13 lives. Ever since than, it seems as if shooting massacres have been more common. On February 14, 2018, a man named Nikolas Cruz shot up a school in Parkland, Florida. On that day, he took 17 lives with his AR-15 gun. The gun he used was the same gun…

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  • Synthesis Ofp-Methoxyacetophenone Synthesis Lab Report

    Synthesis ofp-[1-(p-Hydroxyphenyl)-1-(p-Methoxyphenyl)Ethyl]Phenol (HMEP) 0.2 mol of phenol was mixed with the solution containing 100 mL of acetic acid in 200 mL of concentrated hydrochloric acid in 500 mL five necked round bottom flask fitted with anoil bath, thermometer, mechanical stirrer, reflux condenser. The contents of the flask was stirred for a period of 15 min, the solution was heated to 65oC, 0.1 mol ofp-methoxyacetophenone was introduced into a dropwise to the solution for about 6…

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