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FERGUSON AND THE HYPOCRISY OF THE GUN LOBBY

I’m sympathetic to the gun lobby’s warnings of citizens requiring ammo to fight off the feds when they try to roll in to steal their rights. Yet this week in Ferguson, Missouri, we had exactly that scenario. And where was the gun lobby?…On the side of the police. Because apparently citizens’ rights don’t matter when the citizens in question are brown-skinned.