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NRA: This is About Banning Guns

scrow Wrote: Jan 16, 2013 9:54 AM
So on the one hand, liberals argue that it's only about banning "dangerous" sidearms (rifles and pistols). On the other hand, liberals argue that a 2nd amendment right to defend oneself from a tyrannical government is pointless because the weapons aren't dangerous enough. Which is it?

Late Tuesday evening, NRA Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre sent an email to supporters as President Obama prepares to sign as many as 19 executive orders on new gun control measures. LaPierre said this isn't about protecting children, it's about "banning your guns."

FRIEND,

It's not about protecting children. It's not about stopping crime.

It's about banning your guns…PERIOD!

Last week, NRA sat in on a White House meeting that was sold to the public as an "open discussion" about how to improve school safety. But that was a...