TITLE

Mexican Violence, Gun Controls

AUTHOR(S)
Hoar, William P.
PUB. DATE
May 2009
SOURCE
New American (08856540);5/25/2009, Vol. 25 Issue 11, p42
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents comments on the article related to gun violence in Mexico that was published in "Time" magazine on April 20, 2009. It states that the magazine writer complains about the one-sidedness in the gun control debate, but also gave one side of the issue which is for more gun controls. Details related to the Mexican crime scenes which is said to be originating in the U.S. are discussed.
ACCESSION #
40623986

 

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