As turmoil rocked the gun group, its chief attempted to calm worried staff. Then he blindsided them and shocked Republican insiders by ousting a longtime insider.
Somehow when the good guy with a gun is black, like EJ Bradford, police all too often perceive a threat—and respond to it with deadly force.
The ‘Daily Show’ host said he now knows ‘the Second Amendment is not intended for black people.’
Hundreds gathered at the statehouses, annoyed by the ability of the Parkland students to draw bigger crowds and worried that the momentum is on the other side.
From Washington, D.C. to Times Square, students left schools nationwide to demand change one month after the Florida shooting.
Because his blue-collar base trusts him so explicitly, he’s the only pol in America who could actually make a deal on guns that might matter. Not holding my breath though.
Nuts like the NRA have advanced a radical interpretation of the Second Amendment for the past few decades, but politics and legal thinking signal a return to traditional jurisprudence.