Gun Deaths Surpass Traffic Deaths in NV

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A new report by the Violence Policy Center says more Nevadans were killed by guns in 2014 than in motor vehicle accidents. 429 people died from firearms, 319 in crashes. The Violence Policy Center which supports gun control, says gun deaths outpace traffic deaths in 21 states, and Nevada has more than 15 gun deaths per 100 thousand in population, 5th highest behind Alaska, Louisiana, Tennesee and Missouri.


Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…