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Ending Gun Violence Requires Commitment, Not All of it Voluntary

Ed52 Wrote: Jan 24, 2013 1:20 PM
Dealing with mental health issues is too politically incorrect for the liberals. It involves making value judgements, recognizing and defining an objective "normal", and disapproval of individual actions. It also involves placing restrictions on behavior and forcing medications upon individuals. For some set of illogical reasons it seems it is preferable to place restrictions on society as a whole rather than on individuals.

The good news is: Obama and the Senate Democrats have no intention of passing more idiotic gun legislation in response to the Newtown massacre. The bad news is that they also have no intention of passing any legislation about the mentally ill, which would actually do something to reduce these mass shootings.

Instead, the Democrats will jawbone about "assault weapons" and other meaningless gun laws for the sole purpose of scaring soccer moms into hating the National Rifle Association. Expect to hear a lot about Republicans preferring "the gun lobby" to "children." (Which is evidently not at all like...