Wisconsin native, conservative critic of everything.
"Once abolish the God, and the government becomes the God." ---G K Chesterton
"The only objective of Liberty is Life" --G K Chesterton
"Fallacies do not cease to be fallacies because they become fashions" --G K Chesterton
"A man can never have too much red wine, too many books, or too much ammunition." -- Rudyard Kipling
Sunday, February 03, 2013
Highest Violent-Crime Rate? It Ain't the USA
I was skeptical when I heard--from the usual suspects--that the US' violent-crime rate was off the charts.
It is, compared to some places...
Britain’s violent crime record is worse than any other country in the European union, it has been revealed.
Official crime figures show the UK also
has a worse rate for all types of violence than the U.S. and even South
Africa – widely considered one of the world’s most dangerous countries.