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Armed To Go to Wal-Mart

December 31, 2014 // La Presse - Canada - French

I went to bed last night with this question: Why would a mother, accompanied by her children and other members of her family, ever feel the need to put a loaded gun in her handbag to go shopping in a Wal-Mart in an Idaho region best known for its potatoes? This morning, I read this more or less satisfying response, [Read more]

A Love for Guns and Money

November 30, 2014 // La Razón - Bolivia - Spanish

Every so often in the United States, the issue of killings by civilians, usually males of various ages, equipped with firearms resurges. The latest incident involved a 15-year-old student who, last Friday, opened fire on his classmates while they were having breakfast in the school cafeteria. Two teenagers – one [Read more]

With God and My Glock: Gun Paradise USA

November 24, 2014 // Die Tageszeitung - Germany - German

A partially real, partially imaginary fear has gripped many Americans. Fear of terrorism, crazed gunmen, next door neighbors and anything different. Fear is overcome by security, and guns give many a sense of security.
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