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I chose firearms for the affect it would have on social discourse, the extra media coverage they would provide and the affect it could have on the politics of the United States and thereby the political situation of the world
Ms Gray said Tarrant did not strike her as someone who had an interest in firearms.
"I think something must have changed in him during the years he spent travelling overseas," she said.
originally posted by: Whodathunkdatcheese
originally posted by: Xcathdra
a reply to: infolurker
Nice irony there.
Santayana was referring to an educated population being the best defence against tyranny. If they are not properly taught the lessons of history, they cannot learn what it is to be free.
Which brings us on to the reality of an armed population versus an advanced military force. History shows us that, without outside support and without some reticence on the part of the military, the armed population is toast. Heck, look up the Battle of Kursk and tell us what even a million trained people with AR15's on either side could have done differently.
You hit this nail on the head !!!
originally posted by: ElectricUniverse
a reply to: infolurker
New Zealand gave up part of what the murderer wanted.
Here is a picture of part of the equipment this murderer used.
From his facebook page.
That diagram is part of this.
Could someone tell me how is the following considered "right-wing"?...
"Worker's Rights" which is communist or socialist.
"Anti-Imperialism" which is left-wing.
"Environmentalism" left-wing again.
"Responsible Markets" instead of "Free Markets."
Titled “The Great Replacement: Towards A New Society” the document shared online declares the attacker’s motives and some details of his background, without using a name.
originally posted by: Wide-Eyes
a reply to: Flyingclaydisk
The second mosque was attacked by (I believe) a second shooter, which there has been little coverage of. At this location, an armed worshiper intervened and returned fire at the shooter who then fled
We wouldn't want these inconvenient little facts destroying our narrative would we...