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I Know that Ron Paul is No Racist!
Submitted by: David Codrea
Website: http://waronguns.blogspot.com

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... "There is now underway a full-blown smear campaign to paint Ron Paul as a racist. First, there was the lame attempt at guilt by association, with a mere campaign contribution by some red neck racist being touted as 'proof' that Ron Paul is racist. And then there were equally stupid Kevin Baconesque degrees of separation attempts to connect Ron with various so-called 'hate groups.' "

"Now the muckrakers are dredging up ancient, obscure newsletters written by some equally obscure ghost writing employee(s) of Dr. Paul’s way back in the early 1990’s. This only tells me that Ron Paul is a real threat to the political establishment, and they are pulling out all the stops in an attempt to stop the Ron Paul Revolution." ...
 

American Jewish Committee: "Gun control laws safeguard liberty, rather then restrict it."
Submitted by: Newslinks Admin

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January 11, 2008 – New York – "The American Jewish Committee filed an amicus brief with the United States Supreme Court today, asserting that the District of Columbia’s strict gun control laws do not offend the Constitution." ...


" 'Gun control laws safeguard liberty, rather then restrict it,' said AJC General Counsel Jeffrey Sinensky. 'Democracy can only flourish when the government is permitted to protect its citizens from harm.' " ...

"AJC filed the brief with a coalition that includes the Anti-Defamation League, American Jewish Congress, National Council of Jewish Women, Religious Action Center of Reform Judaism, National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops."

"AJC has a long history of supporting gun control laws, including the federal Gun Control Act of 1968, the federal Assault Weapon Control Act of 1989, and the Brady Handgun Prevention Act of 1993."

KABA NOTE: All of these well-meaning but terribly misguided Jews are encouraged to rid themselves of their Concentration Camp Mentality by visiting www.jpfo.org and studying the contents thoroughly. Start by reviewing the data showing that the 1968 Gun Control Act in America was taken from the Nazi Weapons Law that paved the way for Kristallnacht and Auschwitz.
 

"Protecting the 5,000 children ...that are killed by guns every year."
Submitted by: RPA-PAC
Website: http://www.rpa-pac.org

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... "We need laws to:"

"1. Make sure everyone is registered to each gun they own." ...

"2. All persons who purchase a gun or is transferred a gun must take a small training class" ...

"3. No sales of AK47’s or similar automatic weapons."

"If gun owners object to this then they are not interested in protecting the 5,000 children or 21,000 Americans that are killed by guns every year. If gun owners really care then they must prove responsibility for this."

FACT: The number of actual children who die by accidental gun deaths has gone steadily down for many years and is less than the number of children who die by falling or drowning.
 

AL: Police say fatal shooting act of self-defense
Submitted by: Newslinks Admin

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FULL TEXT BELOW:

Mobile police today said the case involving the death of Michael Jerome Brown, the 29-year-old man fatally shot Wednesday inside the Garden Park Estates, has been determined to be an act of self-defense.

Police spokesman Officer John Young said the case will now be presented to a Mobile County grand jury.

An initial investigation revealed that Brown had threatened people inside the apartment, in the 1000 block of East Woodlawn Drive, by brandishing a firearm, Young said. Another man shot Brown multiple times, causing his death, Young said.
 

NC: Pizza delivery man shoots, kills the guy who tried to rob him
Submitted by: Newslinks Admin

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CHARLOTTE -- "A pizza delivery man fought back after an attempted robbery late Tuesday night in east Charlotte."

"Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say the man was delivering pizza around 9 p.m. to an address at the Greenbrier apartments off Sharon Amity Road, near Eastland Mall."

"When the customer tried to rob him, police say the delivery man fired shots then reported the incident. The victim was lying on the grass when police and paramedics arrived. He was pronounced dead at the scene." ...
 

IN: Woman Shoots Intruder and 911 Records The Call
Submitted by: Art Schreiber

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So much for police reports and restraining orders.
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HAMMOND, IN -- "An Indiana woman shoots and kills an intruder breaking into her home, and it's all caught on tape by the 911 call she was making at the time."

"It turns out the man had been stalking her and she bought the gun for protection." ...

"The dispatcher informs the arriving officers that the woman is armed; then, about five minutes after the call began, this final exchange:"

CALLER: "He's at the door now."
DISPATCHER: "He's turning the door knob.. okay.. Is that him I hear?"
CALLER: "Yeah."
DISPATCHER: "Is there anything you can put.."
CALLER: "What are you doing??? "STOP IT! STOP IT! STOP IT!"..
DISPATCHER: "Okay.. he's in with her!"
CALLER CONTINUES: "STOP IT! STOP IT! STOP IT! STOP IT! Stop it.. (begging) Please stop it..."

The woman then shot the man.

Police said she will not face charges, because she acted in self defense.
 

MS: Accomplice of home invader killed by teen charged with capital murder
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"A second Jackson man has been captured and charged with capital murder for the death of an alleged accomplice in a Dec. 30 home invasion robbery..."

"Authorities believe Flaggs, David Cornelius Bass, 30, 222 Ferguson St., who surrendered at the Warren County Sheriff's Department last Sunday afternoon, and 21-year-old Jonathan Bruce went into a mobile home ...with intent to rob the occupants. A teen who lived in the mobile home shot and killed Bruce in apparent self-defense." ...

"Bruce, Flaggs and Bass had forced their way inside... The teen ...shot Bruce once with a .410 shotgun. After being wounded, Bruce turned and walked out onto the lawn, where he was found dead when deputies arrived."

"...other arrests are expected..."
 

Attack ad against Huckabee blames him for rape and murder
Submitted by: mitch

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"A new 527 called Victims Voice — set up by one Arkansas Republican, Keith Emis, with the assistance of his new financial backers — is running a truly ferocious new attack ad in South Carolina against Mike Huckabee."

"The ad cuts straight to the point in informing viewers of Huck's role in the Wayne Dumond case, and features the mother of one of Dumond's victims blaming Huckabee for her daughter being raped and murdered." ...
 

Pack-N-Go Concealed Carry CCW Trip Planner
Submitted by: Mark McCullough
Website: http://www.georgiacarry.org/

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General interest item:

STEP #1: Tell Us About Your CCW Permit

STEP #2: Select the States You Plan on Traveling Through

STEP #3: Discover which states honor your CCW permit
 

The Nanny State Goes Nazi
Submitted by: motoboy

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"The precise definition of 'police state' may be elusive, but this one is suitable for our purposes: A police state exists anywhere an innocent, law-abiding family can have its home violated, and their lives threatened, by a paramilitary strike team -- who abducts one of the children at gunpoint -- as the result of an anonymous phone call. Boiled down to its essentials, this is what happened to the Shiflett family of New Castle, Colorado."

"In justifying this attack, Sheriff Vallario....claimed that the use of a strike team was necessary because Tom Shiflett is a 'self-proclaimed constitutionalist.' " ...
 

"Sanity on guns"
Submitted by: RPA-PAC
Website: http://www.rpa-pac.org

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"It says something about America's gun culture that, until this week, it was possible for a severely mentally ill person to walk into a store and legally purchase a firearm. But now, after years of unconscionable stalling by Congress, a law to make it harder for such people to obtain firearms has been signed by President Bush. Finally, there will be an end to at least part of this scenario." ...

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KABA NOTE: Meanwhile, in the Great Britain, handguns have been banned for over a decade. During that time period -- according to yesterday's news -- the British Shadow Home Secretary says gun-related crimes "increased fourfold over the past decade."
 

NY: Mayor Bloomberg Is Deposed in Guns Case
Submitted by: RPA-PAC
Website: http://www.rpa-pac.org

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"Mayor Bloomberg has been asked many times whether he harbors presidential aspirations. Yesterday may be the first time he was asked the question under oath. Mr. Bloomberg spent the day sitting for a deposition in a civil lawsuit, the first time he has done so as mayor. The defamation case against the mayor was brought by a South Carolina gun salesman who claims the mayor spoke ill of him in the press. The deposition lasted the entire workday, and the topics ranged from Mr. Bloomberg's views on the Second Amendment to whether he intended to run for president." ...
 

NY: Transit worker fights back at 4 attackers, fatally stabbing one
Submitted by: Anonymous

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"An off-duty subway conductor, apparently jumped by a knife-wielding mugger and three other thugs as he walked home, pulled his own blade and killed one of the attackers after being stabbed, police said."

"Maurice Parks, a martial arts expert, also wounded a second mugger during the bloody Harlem street fight at W. 139th St. and St. Nicholas Avenue, police said."

"The muscular Parks, 39, was knifed once in the stomach and may have been saved by his bulk, police sources said."

"He was in stable condition at Harlem Hospital after undergoing surgery. His mother and other loved ones were at his bedside and a cop was guarding his room." ...
 

"Not tragic enough to touch gun shows?"
Submitted by: Newslinks Admin

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"Supporting reform of Virginia's mental health system is the easy piece."

"After Seung-Hui Cho shot and killed 32 other people and then himself on the Virgnia Tech campus, a bipartisan consensus quickly formed to improve a system that allowed the mentally ill student to go without ordered treatment."

"Eliminating Virginia's gun show loophole, though, is a politically dicey proposition. ... [the Governor's] call to close the loophole shows no sign of eroding a longstanding, bipartisan consensus against such a reasonable action. And that is unfortunate."

"Even within the Democratic governor's own party, opponents remain implacable. State Sen. Creigh Deeds, who has his eye on the party's nomination for governor next year, dismisses the notion, saying the 'so-called' loophole had nothing to do with the April 16 shootings at Tech."

"Well, no. But it could have." ...

KABA NOTE: The psychopath who murdered unarmed, helpless, regulatorily-defenseless students "could have" gotten his firearms in Great Britain, where gun-related crimes have increased fourfold in the last decade despite a total handgun ban.
 

Support for gun control, on the rise? Fisking Debusmann and the biased NORC.
Submitted by: Stan White
Website: http://www.freeconstitutionblog.com/

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Via the War on Guns, comes this Reuters "news article" by Bernd Debusmann on the decline of America's gun culture:

"Is America, land of shooting massacres in schools and public places, slowly falling out of love with guns?

The answer is yes...

...support for stricter gun controls has been growing steadily and those in favor make up a majority."

Debusmann cites the "University of Chicago's National Opinion Research Center (NORC), which has been tracking gun ownership and attitudes on firearms since 1972." Strange, because Gallup has been doing almost the exact same thing since at least 1959...
 

An Act more effectually to provide for the national Defence, by establishing an uniform Militia throughout the United States, "provide himself with a good musket or firelock", 1792
Submitted by: GunShowOnTheNet.com
Website: http://GunShowOnTheNet.com/

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"...each non-commissioned officer and private of the militia of the respective States, shall, within six months after being enrolled and notified (unless excused by reason of poverty, to be ascertained as may be directed by the Legislatures of the States respectively) provide himself with a good musket or firelock, bayonet and belt, and cartouch-box with twenty four cartridges suited to the bore of the musket or firelock; or with a rifle, pouch and powder-horn, half a pound of powder, and twenty four balls suited to the bore of the rifle . . . which arms and accoutrements shall not be liable to be distrained or attached, or to be seized or taken upon any civil process or execution..."
 

China: Hunting park dreams of looser gun control
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YUQUAN, China (Reuters) - "Yuquan International Hunting Field in Heilongjiang province draws more than 100,000 domestic tourists a year, many travelling thousands of miles to get their hands on a rifle or shotgun for the first time in a country where gun ownership is strictly controlled." ...

" 'If we need to buy arms, have our guns fixed or renewed, we need to go to places that are designated by security authorities. It would be illegal for us to go through other channels.' " ...

"Once common across China's vast countryside, private gun ownership has been effectively banned since the Communist Party swept to power in 1949, stripping farmers and hunters of weapons." ...
 

LETTER OF GOVERNOR WARMOTH, OF LOUISIANA, TO SENATOR KELLOGG,"the whole force would not be sufficient to withstand the onslaught of the armed citizens", Dec. 20, 1868
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"...I informed him of the existence of secret armed societies; the object of which was to overturn the State Government..."

"...and even if they could, the whole force would not be sufficient to withstand the onslaught of the armed citizens..."

"...when the people of St. Bernard parish were in a state of civil war; and when the streets of New Orleans were filled with armed bands..."

"...For the present, political processions and patrolling the streets by armed men are prohibited.

(Signed)..........LOVELL H. ROUSSEAU,
Brevet Major General U. S. A., Commanding Department...."

"...Democratic clubs did have processions, and armed bands continued..."
 

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