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    He spent the afternoon there, pointing the gun at fake people, and sometimes real people. Everyone around there knew him though, nobody was alarmed because they knew it was fake, knew he was a good kid, just playing. Late that afternoon a gentleman arrived waiting for a bus, he did not know Tamir…

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    The topic is “by providing more education on guns to school aged children (aged 5 to 18) the number of accidental shootings will be reduced.” The problem statement is that to many individuals die in shootings every day. Nearly 48 youth are shot every day, including 7 fatalities. By providing children with proper knowledge and training on how to handle a gun the number of incidents will be reduced. The population for research will be the entire United States. Stratified sampling will be used due…

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    Brennen Neeley Writing Assignment 2 California Gun Control I have chosen to write about a very controversial topic, a topic that is relevant in every presidential campaign, a topic that truly interest me not only as a student but as a citizen, I am writing about firearm regulations. This topic also interests me as an avid gun collector. California has some of the strictest regulations on firearms and receives an enormous amount of scrutiny for having them. Unfortunately, this is the type of…

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    Twenty year-old Manitoba native David Michael Vincett was gunned down at around three in the morning on September 25th, 2011 during a gang related shooting. According to the Winnipeg police, Vincett didn’t have any gang affiliation to their knowledge, but the shooter who will remain nameless due to the Youth Criminal Justice Act was supposedly tied to the Indian Posse. The Indian Posse is one of the largest street gangs in Canada, reportedly claiming over 12,000 members. It was stated in the…

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    Tevin Thompson Trial

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    1. Tevin Thompson testified in a Jacksonville, Fla., courtroom about the incident that occurred over Thanksgiving in 2012. Four friends were driving around town in a Dodge Durango when they stopped for gum and cigarettes at a local convenience store. Michael Dunn and his girlfriend pulled up in a Volkswagen and parked beside an SUV. Dunn is a 47-year-old white male who asked the black teenagers inside the SUV to turn down the loud music. Thompson, 19, said he turned down the volume but his…

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    Racism To Muslims

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    Racism to Muslims also gone to the point when Americans discriminates people based on their appearance. People who looks or dress like Muslims will so received the same attitude as Muslims. Sikh, group of religion founded in Punjab ,where the men who dress, looks very similar to Muslims had gotten so many troubles due to their appearance. “ one pulled his bread and then attackers punched and kicked him repeatedly.”( Basu,1) A man share how he got called name and attacks by a group of boys. But…

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    firearm that they carry with them wherever they go , no matter where they are at. I say fireman because it is not always the regular pistol that they have, sometimes if they are traveling in groups some people like to have the bigger guns such as he shotgun, machine gun, or even sometimes some police officers like to carry just a stick that they are always suppose to have with them. The firearms they carry have one purpose and one purpose only, and that's so they feel safe, and they are ordered…

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    leaving death threats. Is it from him ? Maybe its not. Hanna has her chin down to the floor as she is reading the messages. Hanna quickly runs into the bathroom to wash her face hoping that it would all be a dream but as her head rose from the sink a gun shot was fired at her head. The anonymous Killer stormed out of the room to a place far away where would nothing can connect him to the murder. Meanwhile in the car Paul is waiting for Hanna to come out as she was giving him a book to…

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    52 School Shootings

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    In this advertisement the visual image being used is two children. One holding a piece of chocolate and one holding a gun that seems to be a classroom. The argument that’s being displayed I believe is that why should firearms be banned. The writer’s dialogue in the ad is successful in showing the argument. The fact that the writer gives the audience a choice of answering a question whether a child should have the option of protection or not brings people’s moral and opinion to this. The strategy…

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    watched me as I took the rifle and I walked closer to the crazy old dog. This was the moment that I could either prove my children wrong or it was the time that I would miss. I concentrated on the barrell, slowing pulling the trigger. I brought the gun to my shoulder and shot. Crack! I saw Tim flop over, lying there…

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