Hot Take: Salon Says GOP Won’t Budge On Gun Control Because Of ‘Right-Wing Male Power Fantasies’ townhall.com ^ | 6/19/2017 | Matt Vespa

Hot Take: Salon Says GOP Won’t Budge On Gun Control Because Of ‘Right-Wing Male Power Fantasies’
townhall.com ^ | 6/19/2017 | Matt Vespa

Posted on 6/20/2017, 10:08:16 AM by rktman

On the gun control debate, I’ll extend an olive branch. There are times when the left sort of makes sense about guns. For example, I think we can agree that terrorists should not get their hands on firearms, or at least make it hard for them to do so. Where they go off the hinges is when they try to use that argument to expand the grossly unconstitutional no-fly list program and bar Americans, who haven’t been convicted of any crimes, from being able to exercise their Second Amendment rights. How do you get on the list? How can you get your name removed from it? We don’t know. There’s really no due process. And then, there’s Salon’s analysis of the shooting, which gets into this analysis of how gun marketing is linked to “right-wing male power fantasies,” and how Republicans won’t change their minds about gun control. I know, spoiler alert, right? [Emphasis mine]:

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