America is one the most dangerous country with a total violent crime rate of 387.1 per 100 000 Americans. Civilians are put to risk and a lot homicides that could have been prevented by changing laws are happening. This was the case for Malachi Heisler, 18, who shot and killed an intruder.
One night, a masked man came into the house of Heisler and pointed a gun at both her mom and him. The boy panicked, pulled out a gun and shot at the criminal. The man turned out to be his father who had a costume on and a BB gun. Malachi Heisler was recently not charged for the murder due to the... [+] Read more
Lately, the Syrian president Bashar al-Assad’s actions have been covered all over the news. In short, he used chemical weapons against his citizens, and as a result, the United States (US) declared that they want to attack Assad’s forces in order to put an end to it. The use of chemical and biological weapons, that have killed more than a 1,000 people up to now, is a clear violation of the 1925 Geneva Protocol that forbids such practices.
The CBC article, “Syria: Is an attack on the country legal?,” caught my attention because I find it sad that such methods are used against the helpless... [+] Read more