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The state of American infrastructure pre-1935.

New Deal road projects put Americans to work.

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A WPA-built bridge.

Airports built by the WPA advanced the age of commercial aviation.

WPA trainees helped America win World War II.



December 16, 2012

Tags: Connecticut school shooting, guns, gun makers, ammunition, semi-automatic pistols, semi-automatic rifles, children, first graders, second graders, Second Amendment, body armor, gun laws, Jonathan Swift

For protecting the children of America from being the helpless victims of gun violence, and for making them beneficial to society and the economy

It is a melancholy object to those who watch, on television and across the media in this great country, the grieving parents and classmates of dead children shot by a deranged gunman in Connecticut. Among the many questions they pose in response to this latest episode of supposedly random violence that took twenty-six lives in this one instance, twenty of them six- and seven-year-olds, all the others adults, all of them shot multiple times, is “Why?”

The answer I propose is simple, and I propose to further my answer with a solution that will put the question to rest. My solution will begin with children, (more…)

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