By Paul Jenkins |
Even in the shadow of the latest school shooting, it is heartbreaking to watch naive Americans, young and old, so easily, so enthusiastically embrace the shredding of the Second Amendment as if that somehow would ensure their safety.
Seventeen young lives were ended in just over six minutes at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, on Valentine’s Day by an emotionally disturbed 19-year-old, Nikolas Cruz.
Over the ensuing days, a politically fueled, anti-gun maelstrom has swirled around the central question: Who or what was responsible for the horror? An AR-15 clone, the left says.