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The United States of Fear

  • March 20, 2013
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The US Senate has killed Senator Diane Feinstein’s Obama-backed  proposal to ban assault weapons as part of a series of gun control measures put forward in the wake of the Sandy Hook school massacre last December.    The bill proposed to ban  160 specific semiautomatic weapons and rifles,  assorted military-style parts, and...

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