Category: USA

The geography of guns and gun homicide

Update, June 10, 2014. Today, a 14 year-old gunman opened fire in an Oregon school, killing a fellow student; this was the 74th school shooting in the United States since the Newtown shooting I wrote about in …
Sarah Palin, John McCain, and Geography

Sarah Palin, John McCain, and Geography

According to Senator John McCain, my World Regional Geography course rests on a spurious assumption. That assumption is that in order to be an educated person and a responsible citizen you need to know about …