The San Ysidro California happened on July 18,1984.This was a massacre shooting around Mcdonalds restaurant. It was on San Diego neighborhood of San Ysidro. The perpetrator was 41 years old James Huberty he shot and killed 21 people. This is one of the most dangerous shootings.
Death was the penalty for any corruption by the government servants. The Legalists also believed in centralization of thinking, that any non-Legalist ways of thinking such as Confucianism and other school of thoughts could lead to disruption and revolution. So teachers were executed and all their books were burned. The Qin dynasty is also strict about commerce and see mercantilism as a form of infection or parasitism.
The morning of Tuesday September 11, 2011 is one of the biggest tradgies of all time. On this specific day four airlines were hijacked by an Islamic group that goes by the name al-Qaeda. The attacks took the lives of 2,996 innocent people, injured nearly 6,000 people, and caused at least $10 billion in infracture and property damage. These attacks, also known as the 9/11 attacks, will forever be remebered as one of the most horrific days for so many people around this world.
Timothy Mcveigh was born in Lockport, New York on April 23, 1968. He graduated from U.S. Army Combat Engineer School, and is infamous for the Oklahoma City bombing. This man is responsible for the deaths of 168 people, including children that were in the building's daycare. He had filled a truck with explosives and drove into the building full speed before saving himself. 800 others were terribly injured.
He also explains that we, as American citizens, not only have the right, but the duty to rebel against the government. However, because of the enslavement of about one-sixth of the population and with the invasion of Mexico, he speaks about not letting it continue any longer and to stop the unjust of it all. Thoreau furthermore exclaims in his essays that the Americans citizens should have followed what power they thought was right, like their conscience, instead of the wrong of the government. Thoreau ultimately sent the message that if following what was right and following your heart really believes in like the right of doing right; then let it be and so live life in spite of what one thinks.
The atrocities committed against Vietnamese civilians was a political threat to Nixon’s strategy of Vietnamization. Nixon’s goal was to turn the war over to the South Vietnamese so that he is able to withdraw most of the U.S. troops. The massacre in My Lai would further justify the resistance of the enemy and it was the complete opposite of what Nixon wanted to accomplish.
Pg. A6, 476 words, MAX HARROLD, The Gazette This article talks about how 400 people had stormed through the streets in Montreal. This was a protest against police brutality through the world and they were rioting in Montreal blocking traffic and going rapidly through neighborhoods. During this protest 15 people were arrested and 8 of them were minors.
Winston’s job is to alter newspaper articles to suit the party’s current regime, to make outer party members believe that what the party is doing is accurate. This shows us that the party is lying and that they are changing history for their own benefit. Winston finds hard evidence of this but ends up throwing it down the “memory hole” where it was incinerated. The party’s main focus is to establish complete totalitarianism over Oceania and by doing this it will destroy any concept of freedom. Therefore any person, who commits these thought crimes against the party, will be vaporized.
involvement in Vietnam began gradually with small protests and demonstrations but eventually developed into an widespread anti-war movement. The scale and influence of the movement made the war unpopular in the U.S., swaying politicians to eventually support to end the war. In addition, America’s military leaders fundamentally misunderstood the nature of the war they were fighting. General Westmoreland, commander U.S. forces in Vietnam, had complete freedom of action in deciding how to fight the war. 5
“What's wrong with the world, mama, People livin' like they ain't got no mamas” This verse illustrates how this generation of people that act off of impulse as if they have no home training or morals being reckless in the decisions that have lasting consequences that not only affect the individual but others as well. Overseas, yeah, we try to stop terrorism, But we still got terrorists here livin'
Oklahoma City Bombing “On April 19th, 1995 one of the worst bombings happened on American soil.” Two ex Military Terry Nichols and Timothy McVeigh were planning a terrorist attack in Oklahoma City.(History.com) They had set diesel fuel and bombs in a truck in front of the Alfred P. Murrah Federal Building by pillars.(JamestownPublisher) McVeigh was angry at the U.S. government with citizens and politics. Nichols and McVeigh had planned this for a few months.
September, 11th 2001 4 planes are hijacked and crashed into the 2 World Trade Centers, the Pentagon, and a field in Philadelphia. 2,997 dead and over 6,000 people injured are the result of the horrific terror attack called 9/11. This is the biggest terror attack in U.S. history and has been for the past 15 years. 9/11 was not the only attack on the World Trade Center of its time. “Shortly after noon on Feb. 26, 1993, a bomb planted in a van parked in the center’s underground parking garage exploded, killing six people and wounding more than 1,000” (Carmen Taylor) 9/11 terrorist all had their own part to play in the World Trade Center plot.most of the hijackers took flight lessons before they took action.
In Chicago, 38 were slaughtered and 500 harmed. Uproars proceeded through the 1920s. In 1921 in Tulsa, Oklahoma, a white lift administrator asserted that a dark man had assaulted her. The man was captured. White inhabitants set homes ablaze and vandalized dark possessed organizations.
Some people believe that this is the reason for the bombing. Other people believe that the reason was to scare the people and stop the Civil Rights movement. Instead what happened was the exact opposite of what the Ku Klux Klan had hoped. They ended up fueling the Civil Rights Movement. The bombing was the trigger to many events in the Civil Rights movement.
what they thought was the solution was to start breaking things and protesting in violence like a child would. The riot nearly had three dozen juveniles arrested and more than 200 adults were taken into custody after people set fires to cars and businesses, with lots of looted stores. Nearly 150 cars were burned with a cost of nine million dollars total to the city of Baltimore. This has not been the only tragedy that was created by race. The 2015 Ferguson riots are another example.