Homicide Rates Are Absolutely Soaring As Hearts Grow Ice Cold All Across America
Michael Snyder (Opinion)- From coast to coast, major U.S. cities are being transformed into war zones, and our politicians seem powerless to stop the carnage. If we can’t even feel safe walking down the street anymore, what does that say about our society as a whole? Over the past couple of months, I have published article after article documenting the shocking deterioration of our society as a whole, but most people that I interact with still seem to think that conditions will return to “normal” eventually. Unfortunately, I do not believe that is going to be the case. The riots and violence that erupted in 2020 have sparked a wave of civil unrest that has spilled over into 2021, and we continue to see incidents of civil unrest on an almost nightly basis. For example, over the weekend rioters in Portland set the ICE building on fire while agents were still working inside. Hearts have grown so cold in this country, and it is only going to get worse.
In 2020, we witnessed a spike in crime rates all over the U.S. that was absolutely unprecedented. In particular, homicide rates were way up all over the nation. Just check out these numbers…
New York: homicide rate increased by 45 percent Chicago: homicide rate increased by 55 percent Los Angeles: homicide rate increased by 38 percent Washington D.C.: homicide rate increased by nearly 20 percent Philadelphia: homicide rate increased by 40 percent Louisville: homicide rate increased by 70 percent Cincinnati: homicide rate increased by 28 percent Detroit: homicide rate increased by 19 percent Cleveland: homicide rate increased by nearly 40 percent Houston: homicide rate increased by 42 percent Indianapolis: homicide rate increased by 40 percent Denver: homicide rate increased by 50 percent Fresno: homicide rate increased by 64 percent
In city after city there were enormous increases, and as I have detailed previously, murder rates have continued to go up all over the country in 2021.
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Michael Snyder is a nationally syndicated writer, media personality and political activist. He is the author of 5 books including his latest, Lost Prophecies Of The Future Of America” which is available on Amazon.com. He has four others that are available on Amazon.com including The Beginning Of The End, Get Prepared Now, and Living A Life That Really Matters. Michael allows others to republish his work on other websites because he feels people need hope more than ever before, and its his goal to share the gospel of Jesus Christ.