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Preserve Gun Rights, Save Black Lives

Gary23 Wrote: Feb 25, 2013 7:51 AM
A Sarge in the Army (1969) told my Platoon " A well placed bullet beats 20 rounds on Full Automatic every time." Meaning if you hit the target every time, that is better than spraying the trees and missing 75% of the time. Gives you more bullets to fight with. 5 targets coming at you . . .20 rounds on full auto . . . average hits 5 . . . . killing hits 1 . . . . (done on a range at 25 yards and less) 2 arm hits, 2 leg hits, 1 chest hit. "It is not the SIZE that counts, it's the way you use it."

This past Friday my organization, CURE, sponsored a press conference at the National Press Club in Washington, to bring attention to the importance of rigorously defending the right of all Americans, guaranteed under the 2nd Amendment of our Constitution, to own a gun.

Our event provided a forum for black leaders from the world of politics and public policy in Washington, from the business community, from academia, and from the clergy to express their deep concern about efforts currently underway to limit our God-given and constitutional individual right of self-defense.

Why would an organization like CURE, whose mission focuses on...