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Missouri Takes Lead Reducing Gun and Domestic Violence

Parker01 Wrote: Feb 12, 2013 8:17 AM
Actually, one of the reasons so many children are being raised outside of marriage is the lesson plan of the 'education system,' includes a feminist world-view, a gay rights worldview and a sexually promiscuous worldview. Add generational corruption to that formula and sprinkle it with a good dose of The Great Society and the welfare worldview, a heavy dose of NO discipline allowed, situation ethics, psycho-babble from the "experts," a plethora of socio-economic theories and mix with foreign students who require interpreters and you get the ugly mess our society has LEARNED from the state 'education' system. It actually did what it was/is intended to do.

Missouri House Bill 402 is a major step forward reducing gun violence, domestic violence, and other forms of serious violence. For decades, federal and state policy attempting to impact these growing problems failed because the policies were pointed in the wrong direction.

Substance abuse in the family is the leading factor and primary driver of many kinds of gun-related crimes, domestic violence, and other offenses.

Substance abuse is tightly bound to domestic violence. Three-quarters of serious domestic violence is associated with substance abuse at the time of violence (Fig 3). This statistic does not include substance abusers who...