Gun control is only one part of a larger problem that America is facing.
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Highly “diverse neighbourhoods” are actually rare – African Americans remain concentrated in segregated neighbourhoods.
Storms are becoming more severe and it is attributable to “our warming climate and seas and our melting ice caps”.
In forcing the DC Metro to take an ad buy, we have crossed the line of liberty – we are no longer defending free speech.
We should be giving more consideration to three major security frontiers: Religious, food and climate security.
The policy prescriptions of the Republicans’ vice-presidential pick would hurt the majority of Americans.
The US needs more stringent background checks, more data on guns, an assault weapons ban – and more social capital.
The latest mass shooting in the US must provoke a debate that encompasses the socio-economic health of the nation.