U.S. to spend $2 billion on artificial intelligence weapons(September 12, 2018) - a lesson plan with AUDIO
"The USA is going to spend up to $2 billion on artificial intelligence weapons." Try the same news story at these easier levels:Weapons - Level 0, Weapons - Level 1 or Weapons - Level 2 Make sure you try all of the online activities for this reading and listening - There are dictations, multiple choice, drag and drop activities,
crosswords, hangman, flash cards, matching activities and a whole lot more. Please enjoy :-)
Gun Sales Slump Since Trump’s Election- Text + Audio + Pictures - 11 March 2018
"Gun store owners say they are selling fewer guns since the 2016 presidential election. Some are calling the drop a “Trump slump.”
Sales of guns slowed after Donald Trump was elected president, ending fears that a Democratic president would strengthen guns laws."
Seth takes a closer look at the key White House aides mired in scandal, the Russia probe heating up
and President Trump publicly attacking his own attorney general.
School Shooting Leads Companies to Change Gun Positions- Text + Audio + Pictures - 1 March 2018
"The recent mass shooting at a high school in Parkland, Florida renewed heated debate in the U.S. over gun control.
But the latest shooting also led some U.S. companies to change their positions on guns."
Armed guard at Florida high school failed to enter building and stop shooter - 22 February 2018
"An armed deputy, who was on campus at Stoneman Douglas, resigns after sheriff’s reviews finds he stood outside and did not go in"
+ 'He never went in': armed deputy did not confront Florida school shooter – video
+ 'We must immediately harden our schools' says NRA's Wayne LaPierre – video
Trump Addresses Tougher Gun Control Measures- Text + Audio + Pictures - 22 February 2018
"One day after an emotional meeting with survivors of school shootings, U.S. President Donald Trump is calling for tougher gun control measures."
President Trump’s views on gun control over the years - 4 October 2017
"President Donald Trump’s stance on guns may have been consistent during his presidential campaign, but it has shifted over the years.
Here’s a timeline of Trump’s views on gun control."
How Trump turned against gun control- 2 October 2017
"When attempting to interpret Donald Trump's statements on firearm regulation, and how they could shape a presidential policy response to the Las Vegas mass shooting, the key is to note when he said them."
+ Video: Barack Obama’s mass shooting speeches