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Old 10-04-2017, 07:17 AM
 
Location: In the heights
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Emigrating isn’t always that easy, OP. You can also opt to move to a part of the US where gun violence is less common. Honolulu?


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China. Instead of shooting, they just call tanks and run you over lol.
and how often does that happen? how many violent tank rolling deaths per year does China get?

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Old 10-04-2017, 07:18 AM
 
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^ That was a joke.
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Old 10-04-2017, 07:23 AM
 
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In most other developed nations, you're more likely to be assaulted or mugged than the US. Those crimes exceed murder by thousandfold. If fear of being murdered is your concern, probably Singapore.
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Old 10-04-2017, 08:21 AM
 
Location: Melbourne, Australia
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You could always check out the south pole. Not too many people around. Just remember to pack some extra clothes as I hear it gets pretty cold down there.
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Old 10-04-2017, 08:44 AM
 
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How about the violent cesspools of the UK, France, Germany or Sweden??
Holl* ****...time travel exists, it's th 90s again. When the world was just Western Europe and America...who cares about Dubai, Japan, Hong Kong, Israel or even Eastern Europe..
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Old 10-04-2017, 10:14 AM
 
Location: St Paul's Bay, Malta
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How about the violent cesspools of the UK, France, Germany or Sweden? How about Edmonton, which just had its first terrorist attack this week?
I'd be more worried about being shot by a demented redneck or bullied teen in the US than about a terrorist attack in any of those countries you have mentioned
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Old 10-04-2017, 11:09 AM
 
Location: East Coast of the United States
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People keep saying Canada is an alternative, without realizing just how cold it gets there in most places.
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Old 10-04-2017, 11:24 AM
 
Location: Seattle WA, USA
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The US is a diverse place not all states are the same
Firearm death rates in the US by state (per 100,000)

Top 5
1. Alaska: 19.59
2. Louisiana: 19.15
3. Alabama: 17.79
4. Mississippi: 17.55
5. Wyoming: 17.51

Bottom 5
Hawaii: 2.71
Massachusetts: 3.18
New York: 4.39
Connecticut: 4.48
Rhode Island: 5.33

Though that's still pretty bad considering most developed nations have rates <1
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Old 10-04-2017, 12:28 PM
 
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Netherlands, Australia, Norway, Singapore if you have the money, or one of the states not affected by the drama that the media has blown out of porportion.
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Old 10-04-2017, 03:14 PM
 
Location: East of the Blue Ridge
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Given the violent,divided sinking ship the u.s. is becoming,what are some livable equivalents around the world? I know Canada is one...
As that is your view, then leave. The majority of people in the US do not have this pessimistic view and will stay. We've dealt with adversity for 100's of years and still the high majority stay. We will not be refugees from the US, Period.
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