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Voters Are More Similar Than They Are Different

  Voters of the opposition party don’t hate America, they just vote differently than you. The Democratic and Republican Parties have been around for 150 years now. They are hardly antithetical to America. It’s unrealistic and frankly naively to expect purity out of politics.   How Bad Are They Really?...

gun laws

States With Lax Gun Laws Have More Gun Deaths

  The Law Center to Prevent Gun Violence developed a point system that measures the relative strength of all 50 states’ gun laws with states gaining points for laws that are strict and states losing points for laws that are more lenient. States gain points for laws that require universal...

abortion issue

Where We Are And How We Got There On The Abortion Issue

  The 14th amendment encompasses a triad of privileges or immunities, equal protection, and/or due process. Basically, state laws can’t deny to any citizen within its jurisdiction any privilege or immunity. Once a law is passed, arbitrary enforcement of it against any person within the state’s jurisdiction violates equal protection....

Israel

Our Gun Solution Is Found Looking To Israel

  Anyone with access to a repeating weapon could commit an attack on a random soft target with little preparation and have a very high possibility of success. Law enforcement can’t possibly protect millions of soft targets from determined terrorist attacks; therefore, we have an extremely serious problem as these...

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This Is The Rosa Parks You Probably Don’t Know

  Sixty years ago today, Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a Montgomery bus and was arrested. This seminal event of a tired, nice, old lady is what we think about as an impetus for desegregation. Not much is really told of her story beyond this event...

Kobe Bryant

Kobe Bryant Is The 13th Best Player Of All Time

  Kobe Bryant is an all time great player, but he ranks 13th on our list of top NBA players. We based our ratings on league mvps, championships, finals mvps, all time statistics, and advanced statistics. Here are the 12 players we have ranked ahead of him in order:  ...

climate change

Why Climate Change Trumps Terrorism In Paris

  The Paris climate summit begins today with as many as 40,000 are expected for the 21st session of the Conference of Parties to the U.N.’s Framework Convention on Climate Change, which will run through Dec. 11. There will be more than 190 nations represented, and at least 140 national...

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What Disillusioned But Not Defeated Looks Like For KTB

  If you’re reading something like this, chances are you’re either a regular at Killing The Breeze (thank you), or you’re searching for information. You spend time every day following daily events and listening to statements in an effort to make sense of it all.   Conversely, a large portion...