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Sheepdog-ing and George Zimmerman
Recently read an article on the phenomenon of being a sheepdog , which apparently describes citizens who pack and patrol their neighborhood and the violence that eventually ensues. The article is excellent, although it has an unfortunate title,  "George Zim...

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Sheepdog-ing and George Zimmerman
Recently read an article on the phenomenon of being a sheepdog , which apparently describes citizens who pack and patrol their neighborhood and the violence that eventually causes. The article is excellent, although it has an unfortunate title,  "George Zim...

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Black man dares to go insane, is killed
It's insane, pun intended, how black people are driven crazy by the fact that they are disproportionately killed by police officers. The answer law enforcement has crafted for this problem is to continue to kill black people.

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Why does anyone need to ban RPGs?
Given that there are no cases of RPGs actually being used against police officers, why are they banned?

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The Kates-Mauser investigation
An article from the Harvard Journal of Law and Public Policy has had a tremendous effect on my thinking about gun control. Don Kates and Gary Mauser examine the degree to which and in what manner complete firearm prohibition would affect murder and suicide ...

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The mother of Martin Luther King was also assasinated by a madman with a gun.


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Gun Rights Activist Threatens the Lives of State Legislators
From what I understand, Mr. Watkins is hardly representative of most gun rights activists, since, at least according to Gawker.com, he is shunned by even the NRA, the same institution I would like to see abolished and which I modestly think is a threat to p...

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Kid kills friend with 9mm and then takes a trophy selfie
Kid spends the rest of his youth in youth prison, and wishes every day that he hadn't had that gun.  Gun rights activists proudly champion boy's right to kill his friend, note that the gun was not obtained legally, and cannot do anything about illegal gun a...

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Responsible gun-owner kills two adults and two children, self
Why do they kill themselves? Because they realized they have done something horrible, something that they could not live with for the rest of their lives. Something that, had they not had access to a firearm, perhaps they would have never have done.

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Responsible gun-owner claims black person shot him.  Gun rights = institutional racism.
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