Originally Posted by springmom
Wildebees' post is a reminder of something I've read from Jeff White any number of times...that, despite all the time we spend worrying about being armed 24/7/365, most of us live in what is the safest country in the world, with the lowest possibility of personal violence. Even where I live, where home invasions are dismayingly common, they are NOTHING like what he describes.
that is an incorrect statement. Look at Japan, Canada and of the Western
European Countries, and so on.
The U.S. has one of the highest incidence of violent crime in the industrialized