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Black Leaders: Gun Control is "Black People Control"

FrankMP Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 11:34 AM
I really wish that African Americans would listen to common sense from some of their leaders and not the phonies in Washington.
Carl469 Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 11:00 PM
Blacks have tribal loyalty. And they want something for nothing. That's common sense -- by their standards.

A number of African-American leaders joined together Friday to challenge the gun control proposals currently being considered on Capitol Hill, claiming gun control laws are inherently racist.

“There’s a direct correlation between gun control and black people control,” Stacy Swimp, president and CFO of the Frederick Douglass Society, said at the press conference sponsored by the Center for Urban Renewal and Education(CURE).

Swimp compared the call for universal background checks for gun purchase to the time when blacks were required to register with the government.

“The first gun laws were put into place to register black folks, to make...