Tag: 2nd amendment

White men, guns, protecting black people?

White men, guns, protecting black people?

| September 4, 2015

Leeriness about Oath Keeper promises to help By Askia Muhammad and J.A. Salaam Special to the NNPA from The Final Call WASHINGTON–Into the toxic brew of unpunished killings of blacks in Ferguson, Mo., and a heavily militarized police force has come a fiercely anti-government, militaristic group of armed, “civilian” white men, seemingly itching for a […]

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Weapons ban at Republican convention hypocrisy litmus test

Weapons ban at Republican convention hypocrisy litmus test

| May 20, 2014

We wonder how this weapons prohibition is going to play with a significant part of the Republican Party base that seems to ignore party decisions that have led to the Patriot Act and erosion of personal freedoms for Americans, vast support for corporate welfare and other policies that have proved a detriment to working class […]

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Georgia gun law could make barroom brawls more deadly

Georgia gun law could make barroom brawls more deadly

| April 24, 2014

It remains to be seen whether this will make Georgia safer as some advocates of the law claim or if the mixture of firearms and liquid courage might make some people lose the last vestige of restraint they might have had. Minor arguments at the pool table could escalate into something deadly on a frequent […]

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