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Is the NRA the Best Advocate for Black Family Safety?

mjones446 Wrote: Mar 26, 2013 3:49 PM
Once again you assume that just because something is made more expensive and fill of redtape the bad guys won't have them, did you forget the LA bank robbery and shootout some years ago where the robbers had made thier own fully-automatic AK-47s shot the hell out of the cops and the cops could not shoot them since they had better body armor than the cops. A gun is just a tool, metal and plastic it can be reworked.

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...