I intended to write about this case, but our friend David beat me to the punch, and I’m glad he did, for his words have passion, you can feel his outrage. This, my friends, is how we look to our friends on the other side of the pond, and is it any wonder? This has gone way too far … we must start bombarding our legislators with phone calls and emails DEMANDING they get off their arses and legislate some gun laws with teeth! Thank you, David, for caring and for your palpable anger that matches my own. P.S. If you wish to comment on David’s post, you can do so through Reader.
A lightbulb moment for me today, probably far behind everybody else, The United States of America is in fact One Huge Lunatic Asylum albeit where the lunatics are actually in charge. Where else could it happen that a child could be shot for ringing the wrong doorbell? His crime…..Ringing while black.Shot in the head and then when he fell to the floor shot a second time. The shooter actually shot through the door so can’t have had a clear view. While the child is rushed away for treatment the powers that be invoke their State’s ‘Stand your ground ‘laws that allow the ‘fearful’ to use deadly force under threat. The man has not even been charged with a crime and has been released from custody.
At the risk of being accused of inciting vioilence I would suggest that every black person arm…
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