Supreme Court and Abortion

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-supreme-court-divided-over-abortion-rights-battle-a6907816.html http://www.nytimes.com/2016/03/03/us/politics/supreme-court-abortion-texas.html?_r=1 http://www.theatlantic.com/politics/archive/2016/02/us-supreme-court-whole-womens-health-v-hellerstedt/471546/ http://thinkprogress.org/justice/2016/03/04/3754680/breaking-supreme-court-reopens-clinics-closed-by-anti-abortion-law/ (Well worth watching the video in the New York Times link above!) On Tuesday 1 March 2016, the Supreme Court heard oral arguments in the case…

Gun Control in the USA

Overview of Oregon shooting: http://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2015/oct/01/obama-gun-control-laws-oregon-umpqua-community-college-shooting http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-34428410 Facts and figures about gun control: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-34422235 http://www.washingtonpost.com/news/wonkblog/wp/2015/10/01/shooting-in-oregon-11-essential-facts-about-guns-and-mass-shootings-in-america/ http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-34424385 For the 15th time since taking office, Obama was once again addressing the Nation this…