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Is the NRA the Best Advocate for Black Family Safety?

John in OK Wrote: Mar 26, 2013 6:23 AM
A better question, Bishop: Will the black community once again trade their rights for the dubious safety provided by the Democrat party?
Texas Chris Wrote: Mar 26, 2013 8:54 AM
I've been working on Republican grassroots outreach for the last year. The answer to your question is "yes".

Skin color and demagoguery are far too powerful an intoxicant for the minority American right now. Things will have to get much worse before the pendulum swings back.

Last year, the horrific shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newton, Connecticut put the issue of gun control back at the forefront of public debate in America. Predictably, most celebrities voiced their support of stricter gun control laws as a response to the tragedy. Samuel L. Jackson surprised many when he articulated a different opinion:

“I don't think it's about more gun control. I grew up in the South with guns everywhere and we never shot anyone. This [shooting] is about people who aren't taught the value of life,” the actor told the Los Angeles Times. Jackson’s comments recall a...