Last week, when we were talking about my "can't-miss" plan to stop mass shootings, the discussion centered (somewhat snarkily) on what the media and we, the reading public, could do to deter would-be shooters. That "modest proposal" had one fatal flaw, however: It would have required the cooperation of the media, and therefore wouldn't be possible in today's climate. Instead, … [Read more...] about Why Does the Media Blame Law-Abiding Citizens For Gun Crime?
It's simple, it costs nothing, and it'll work better than what we're doing now. Hear me out... What's always struck me the hardest after each headline-grabbing mass shooting is that murder of this type really seems to be the only kind of crime in which the public's reaction is to blame all of the people who didn't do it. I used to think that it was just human nature--we all … [Read more...] about My Can’t-Fail Plan to End Mass Shootings Forever