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Obama Address Highlights Intensified Security Debate

President Barack Obama’s address on last week’s deadly shootings in California comes as two potent issues merge and overlap: international terrorism and gun control. Islamic State-inspired carnage on U.S. soil is a concept many Americans find unnerving. “It’s really scary because ISIS has bombs and everything,” said April, a California resident, using another acronym for the Islamic State. “And bombs could take out a whole city.” “I mean, when the Paris thing happened, we heard on...

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