Raising The Discourse

The “Coalition to Stop Gun VIolence” has never been one of the marquee criminal-safety organizations – they’ve been especially eclipsed in recent years by Michael Bloomberg’s “Everytown” chain of McGunControl groups.  Like “Protect” Minnesota, they are largely sponsored by the Joyce Foundation.  Like “Protect” Minnesota, they have never said an original, substantial, true thing about guns or gun owners.

And lately, it seems, playing second banana has not setting too well with ’em.

This is their latest release:

This is today’s “Gun Violence” “Gun Safety” “Gun Control” “Criminal Safety” movement.

If Lott does in fact decide to sue the CSGV for defamation – and it’d seem he has a case, here – I’ll be running a fundraiser.

5 thoughts on “Raising The Discourse

  1. My take is that you put stuff like this front and center with a basic reminder; if you don’t have an argument, you will resort to insults.

  2. Name and shame: according to Wikipedia, CSGV is supported by these organizations:

    American Academy of Pediatrics
    American Association of Suicidology
    American Ethical Union
    American Jewish Committee
    American Jewish Congress
    American Psychiatric Association
    American Public Health Association
    Americans for Democratic Action
    Association of Japanese Families of Gun Violence Victims in the U. S. A.
    Baptist Peace Fellowship of North America
    The Bible Holiness Movement, International
    Center for Science in the Public Interest
    Central Conference of American Rabbis
    Children’s Defense Fund
    Child Welfare League of America, Inc.
    Church of the Brethren
    Communitarian Network
    The Council of The Great City Schools
    DC for Democracy
    The DISARM Education Fund
    Fellowship of Reconciliation
    Friends Committee on National Legislation
    Jesuit Conference – Office of Social Ministries
    Jewish Community Center Association
    Jewish Women International
    Loretto Community
    Mennonite Central Committee
    National Association of School Psychologists
    National Association of Social Workers
    National Council of Jewish Women
    National Council of Negro Women
    National Urban League
    North American Federation of Temple Youth
    Pan American Trauma Association
    Peace Action of Washington
    Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
    Union for Reform Judaism
    Unitarian Universalist Association
    United Church of Christ
    United Federation of Teachers
    United Methodist Church Board of Church & Society
    United States Conference of Mayors
    United States Student Association
    United Synagogue of Conservative Judaism
    Woman’s National Democratic Club
    Women’s League for Conservative Judaism
    YWCA of U. S. A.

  3. Unfortunately, MP, not one of the groups listed there, with the possible exception of “Mennonite Central Committee”, would give a shit about that insane rant.

  4. Bill C on July 13, 2017 at 7:07 pm said:
    I’m surprised the ELCA isn’t in that list.

    M. Luther insulted people using far worse terms than “shit stain.”

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