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After Newtown, Jews Lead Renewed Push to Ban Guns

There are 112 comments on the AmmoLand story from Jan 2, 2013, titled After Newtown, Jews Lead Renewed Push to Ban Guns. In it, AmmoLand reports that:

On December 28, 2012, the Forward published an article entitled "After Newtown, Jews Lead Renewed Push on Guns: Lawmakers and Community Play Key Role in Debate" by Larry Cohler-Esses. Cohler-Esses boasts that Jews have "a lead role as the nation debates federal measures to rein in mass murders at its malls and schools." He describes how " the new ... (more)

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“No Allah: know peace”

Since: Jun 07

A sacred grove in Tujunga, CA

#1 Jan 2, 2013
It is not the guns in society that are a problem, it is the socety the guns are in.

Society needs to do a better job of identifying and treating mental illness. It also needs to end the glorification of violence. If we can do that, then it won't matter how many assault rifles people own, the violence will decrease.

If we don't do that, then people will still die, from blades, or bricks or bare hands...
Dada

Saint Petersburg, FL

#2 Jan 2, 2013
Jews of all people know first hand of the dangers of no self defense.

“O'er the land of the free ? ”

Since: Jan 09

Don't Tread On Me

#3 Jan 2, 2013
Dada wrote:
Jews of all people know first hand of the dangers of no self defense.
It is not enough to know it.

You have to embrace it.

" Live free or Die "

“Proud Southerner”

Since: May 07

Israel, betach b'HaShem!

#4 Jan 3, 2013
Dada wrote:
Jews of all people know first hand of the dangers of no self defense.
Yes. And here we can do that without each lunatic holding a gun in the street. It IS possible:)
Frijoles

United States

#5 Jan 3, 2013
Lipush wrote:
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Yes. And here we can do that without each lunatic holding a gun in the street. It IS possible:)
Where I live there was just an article in the paper about an increase in unlawful discharges of firearms in public by people with PERMITS.

I.E. its the number of guns, NOT the people.

(Sorry Liam)

“Proud Southerner”

Since: May 07

Israel, betach b'HaShem!

#6 Jan 3, 2013
Oh well....

“O'er the land of the free ? ”

Since: Jan 09

Don't Tread On Me

#7 Jan 3, 2013
Lipush wrote:
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Yes. And here we can do that without each lunatic holding a gun in the street. It IS possible:)
You have people walking around with guns slung over their shoulders all over the place.

What are you talking about ?

“Proud Southerner”

Since: May 07

Israel, betach b'HaShem!

#8 Jan 3, 2013
Where Is My America wrote:
<quoted text>You have people walking around with guns slung over their shoulders all over the place.
What are you talking about ?
You compare soldiers to civilians? That's stupid.
Frijoles

United States

#9 Jan 3, 2013
Lipush wrote:
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You compare soldiers to civilians? That's stupid.
I second your comment

:)

Since: Aug 11

Location hidden

#10 Jan 3, 2013
Dada wrote:
Jews of all people know first hand of the dangers of no self defense.
The ones pushing gun bans are protected by hired armed security. Easy to holler about banning something when you are the recipient of the benefits of the very item you are seeking to outlaw.
Frijoles

United States

#11 Jan 3, 2013
Have Seen It Before wrote:
<quoted text>The ones pushing gun bans are protected by hired armed security. Easy to holler about banning something when you are the recipient of the benefits of the very item you are seeking to outlaw.
What? Thats the strangest comment I have seen yet.

Here - read this

http://www.salon.com/2012/12/28/iraq_vet_newt...

Iraq vet: Newtown changed my mind on gun control

I'm a hunter and a vet, and I revere the Second Amendment. But I used bankrupt logic: It's time for gun control

Since: Aug 11

Location hidden

#12 Jan 3, 2013
Frijoles wrote:
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What? Thats the strangest comment I have seen yet.
Here - read this
http://www.salon.com/2012/12/28/iraq_vet_newt...
Iraq vet: Newtown changed my mind on gun control
I'm a hunter and a vet, and I revere the Second Amendment. But I used bankrupt logic: It's time for gun control
Feel free to turn in any gun you own. It's your choice.

“Proud Southerner”

Since: May 07

Israel, betach b'HaShem!

#13 Jan 3, 2013
Frijoles wrote:
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I second your comment
:)
:)

Since: Nov 09

Newnan, GA

#14 Jan 3, 2013
Frijoles wrote:
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What? Thats the strangest comment I have seen yet.
Here - read this
http://www.salon.com/2012/12/28/iraq_vet_newt...
Iraq vet: Newtown changed my mind on gun control
I'm a hunter and a vet, and I revere the Second Amendment. But I used bankrupt logic: It's time for gun control
A hunter and a war vet???? I would think most vets would know enough about the constitution and the second amendment to realize it has nothing to do with hunting but has everything to do with the security of a free state. I wonder if that war vet would choose a semi automatic ar 15 over a fully automatic M 16 if he ever had to go into batttle again? All of the current and past soldiers I know would never say...Oh yeah let me have that ar15 that only looks like a fully automatic weapon if given the choice. I also wonder what kind of car that war vet drives? And if he drinks. Since over 9000 people are killed each year on the roads due to drinking will he never drink again? And since over 10000 people each year are killed on the roads attributed to speeding will he only buy a car that does 70MPH. Where is the outrage from the left? GM makes a number of cars that go faster than 150mph. The Ford mustang does 155. The Dodge charger does 146. A number of foreign cars like the 300Z all do better that twice the legal speed limit of 70 and speeding is responsible for over 10000 deaths a year but no demands from the left about doing anything about it. In a nation where the speed limit is 70 why would nayone need a car that does 140-180??? Cars that do 70-80 are designed for transportation...cars that do twice that are designed for speeding. It would be a safe to say that many of those 10000 people killed were innocent children but again no outrage from the left. Lets not forget about motorcycles like the Ninja.

“O'er the land of the free ? ”

Since: Jan 09

Don't Tread On Me

#15 Jan 3, 2013
Lipush wrote:
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You compare soldiers to civilians? That's stupid.
A soldier is just a civilian with a uniform.

Your just brain washed.

“Proud Southerner”

Since: May 07

Israel, betach b'HaShem!

#16 Jan 3, 2013
Where Is My America wrote:
<quoted text>A soldier is just a civilian with a uniform.
Your just brain washed.
No, you simply know jack. When you become a soldier, your ID changes and so does your status.

You're not considered civilian.

I know because I served.

So the "brainwash" slogan doesn't work. try something else next time.

“O'er the land of the free ? ”

Since: Jan 09

Don't Tread On Me

#18 Jan 3, 2013
Lipush wrote:
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No, you simply know jack. When you become a soldier, your ID changes and so does your status.
You're not considered civilian.
I know because I served.
So the "brainwash" slogan doesn't work. try something else next time.
That won't stop you from a bullet nor does it mean you have the skills to survive .

Your country got routed out of Lebanon by "civilians".

Their are a hell of a lot of Americans with guns that will make mince meat out of your training and I am one of them , soldier.
Frijoles

United States

#19 Jan 4, 2013
Where Is My America wrote:
<quoted text>That won't stop you from a bullet nor does it mean you have the skills to survive .
Your country got routed out of Lebanon by "civilians".
Their are a hell of a lot of Americans with guns that will make mince meat out of your training and I am one of them , soldier.
Another coward hiding behind his internet facade.

How unoriginal.

“O'er the land of the free ? ”

Since: Jan 09

Don't Tread On Me

#20 Jan 4, 2013
Frijoles wrote:
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Another coward hiding behind his internet facade.
How unoriginal.
Bring it on , little big man

I live in Napes Fl.

I don't hide.
Frijoles

United States

#21 Jan 4, 2013
Where Is My America wrote:
<quoted text>Bring it on , little big man
I live in Napes Fl.
I don't hide.
learn how to spell

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