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The Violence of Our Lives

Tony Parker

The Violence of Our Lives

Interviews With American Murderers

by Tony Parker

  • 191 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Henry Holt & Company .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Biography: general,
  • Prisoners,
  • Murder - General,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • United States,
  • General,
  • Biography,
  • Murderers

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages235
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7932240M
    ISBN 100805049576
    ISBN 109780805049572
    OCLC/WorldCa37149305

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      The March for Our Lives protest was their biggest demonstration yet. Several hundred thousand people marched in Washington, D.C., including many from Parkland. At a rally near the U.S. Capitol, students from Stoneman Douglas took to the stage to speak out about reducing gun violence and making schools safer.  : In his book “The Better Angels of Our Nature,” Steven Pinker argues that there is objectively less violence in the world, but it is not clear to me how we could, or whether we should quantify the history of violence in this way. It makes no sense, to me, to say there is more or less violence now than ever.


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