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    Carry On, Sister Warrior

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    met who had a great impact on me and inspired me profoundly. Her name is Glennon Doyle Melton. She is the founder of Momastery which is probably one of the biggest mom blogs on the Internet. She is also the author of the New York Times bestseller 'Carry On, Warrior'. For her Blissdom appearance Glennon sat on the Social Ettiquette panel with, amongst others, Glen Canning, the father of Rahtaeh Parsons, a teenager from Nova Scotia who attempted suicide after being g...

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    The Unbearable Lightness of Being - It is Better to Carry a Heavy Load "Is it better to carry a heavy load on your shoulders, or cope with the unbearable lightness of being?" Phillip Kaufman coupled brilliant film techniques with wonderful acting to put together the film The Unbearable Lightness of Being based off of Milan Kundera's novel of the same title. The film is set in Prague during the spring of 1968. At this time the Russians are still trying to exercise their communist control over

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    The spirits of children are shattered, tender hearts broken with words, and precious bodies riddled and limp from abuse. Eyes that should glisten with wonder and excitement are enveloped with dismay and destruction. Fathers physically beat their little girls. Mothers leave newborns in locked cars, and some parents degrade their children with verbal daggers. Child abuse is much more serious than people want to believe. Child abuse comes in different forms: neglect, physical, and verbal abuse. But

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    exclaimed, "Once again, my dear Holmes, you have outdone yourself! Pray tell me, how do you deduce all this from such scarce clues?" "It is simplicity itself. First of all, note the writing in green puff paint. 'Omnia mea mecum porto'--Latin for "I carry all my possessions with me." A person who chooses to identify him or herself with such a phrase must be prepared to thoroughly explain and discuss it with any curious passersby.

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    Texas has just released the new open carry policies. Personally I prefer this new rule, because with a concealed handgun people will try anything. People are crazy these days so you need protection, they like to rob people so basically protection for all times. At this point of time there are a lot of crazy people with wrong intentions. They can wake up and just want to hurt somebody for no reason. With the new open-carry policy as you can now protected protect yourself efficient from these crazy

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    time, I stopped to ponder that the first rule imposed on the town of Tombstone by Marshall Earp was to prohibit the carrying of guns in the city limits. “Now wait, nobody says you can’t own a gun. Nobody’s even saying you can’t carry a gun. All we’re saying is you can’t carry one in town.” (Lawman Virgil Earp to divided townspeople in the movie "Tombstone.") The townspeople were divided because one part believed that this rule would solve the crime problem, the murders, and the violence. The other

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    Concealed Carry

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    defend, to protect, and to be more responsible than the common citizen. Concealed carry holders reduce crime by having a firearm active within a moment’s notice to defend against all sorts of threats. The definition of defense is the action of defending from or resisting an attack. Open carry refers to when you have a firearm holstered and the handle of the weapon is visible from two or more sides. Concealed carry is covered by an article of clothing or garmentMany rapes and robberies could be prevented

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    Concealed Carry

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    the United States about six million people have a concealed carry permit. Everyone of the fifty states allows concealed carry to varying degrees. The states allow concealed guns partly because guns are proven to reduce crime rates by an average of five and two thirds percent(Concealed Guns). Although guns are allowed in all of the states, they are not allowed in most government and school buildings. Qualified adults should be allowed to carry concealed handguns because guns are an effective form of

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    What I carry varies with the fluidity of my emotional state. When the day can be called good, I carry friends’ hands, a good book, old photographs, two Werther’s caramels in my mouth, and a smile. When the day can be called marvelous, I carry old memories, David Bowie’s ‘Greatest Hits’ album, a cup of steaming tea, two Werther’s caramels in my mouth, another one in my pocket, and multiplying laughter. In those moments, I am the Hindu god Krishna, with the universe in my mouth. I also carry floss

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    and assault victims who used a gun to resist were less likely to be attacked or to suffer an injury than those who used any other methods of self-protection, or those who did not resist at all” (Should Adults...). Continuing to allow the concealed carry of handguns would save the lives of millions of citizens in the future. In a time period when violent crime such as burglary, mugging, and rape happens every day, it is important that people are able to protect themselves

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    Concealed Carry Bills

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    concealed carry bills. Concealed carry is becoming more common in public venues due to the passing of bills in more states. What is concealed carry? Concealed carry is the carrying of a handgun on one’s person with a legal permit allowing them to do so. The handgun must be visible from three points of view. In order to attain a concealed carry permit, an individual must attend one or more classes taught by a certified teacher. Handguns, or pistols, are used more commonly for concealed carry because

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    Concealed carry is among one of the most touchy subjects in America but it gives security to people who qualify to carry and is a basic right to the American people. Concealed carry varies from state to state but should not be prohibited anywhere due to the good it can and does cause. With dealing with weapons there is always the risk of bodily injury but that is reduced if the person next you possibly has a weapon. Not knowing who has a weapon keeps people from committing crimes simply from the

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    Concealed Carry For All

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    The right to carry a concealed handgun has been a sensitive subject for years, however, due to recent acts of gun related violence, the issue has become a political controversy. Although the Second Amendment of the United States Constitution which states, “A well regulated Militia being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms shall not be infringed”, guarantees citizens the right to bear arms, the argument is based on the interpretation of when and

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    Concealed Carry In Texas

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    issue between open carry and concealed carry has been an ongoing topic throughout Texas. Currently, in order to have a handgun on your person, you must have a concealed handgun license. To obtain a license, the applicant must consent to a background check to make sure they do not have a criminal record and they must take a course on gun safety and how to handle your weapon. I believe that the current policy of concealed carry should remain throughout Texas opposed to open carry so that we, the people

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    Concealed Carry on Campus

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    exercise their constitutionally granted right to defend themselves by carrying a concealed weapon. I myself am a law-abiding student here at North Idaho College. I have been an active member of the National Rifle Association since 1990, and a concealed carry permit holder for the last 10 years. I grew up with my father and grandfather teaching me firearm safety, and I increased my skills in firearm training serving in the United States Marine Corps, qualifying as an expert in both pistol and rifle marksmanship

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    that is Kansas’ “Carry On Wayward Son” (1976). This song is a song that virtually everyone can recognize and even sing along to. Inside the lyrics to this song is a myriad of images that people have been fighting over their overall meaning for a long time. But what many people never notice is the correlation that this song has with the aftermath of natural disasters, and how people deal with the issues that arise from the disaster. The song opens up with the chorus, saying “Carry on my wayward son/

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    alley while walking home from her night class and was sexually assaulted. Megan did not ask for this calamity, but she did ask to be allowed to carry a concealed weapon on campus to protect herself. In this case it was too late for Megan, but maybe this unfortunate event can be used to help others like Megan in the future. Students should be allowed to carry concealed weapons on campus to protect themselves from rape and assault or if a school shooting were to occur. Despite the fact that

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    The Things We Carry

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    The Things We Carry C.S Lewis once said, “It’s not the load that breaks you down. It’s the way you carry it.” In our life, we carry numerous things that we never imagined would weigh so much, or that we would even carry in the first place. We bring some of the things because of necessities, whereas, we just carry the others because they have an intrinsic value for us. One of them is a cellphone which is one of the greatest necessities of mankind now because of the vast advancement in the world of

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    Concealed Carry Benefits

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    Spreading the Benefits of Campus Carry Concealed carry is a controversial topic that consumes the media and news today. More specifically, where you should and shouldn’t be allowed to carry a concealed gun. In the last few years concealed carry on a college campus has been argued for and against by many, but passing the Campus Carry Law was a positive and significant change. Implementing Campus Carry gives students and faculty a means to defend themselves against sexual assault and rape on a college

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    Allowing Concealed Carry

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    One of the largest conversation topics currently in the United States, next to Obama Care, is whether or not citizens should be allowed to carry a concealed gun, and if so, what requirements need to be met to obtain a permit. The Texas Department of Public Safety did a study in May of 1999 that showed us permit holders in the state of Texas alone estimated 0.246 percent of all aggravated assault crimes that took place due to the use of a deadly weapon. A man applied for his concealed handgun permit

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