Skip to main content

View Diary: Obama pulls out the stops in weekly address to urge curbs on gun violence (88 comments)

Comment Preferences

  •  One less gun in the hands (6+ / 0-)

    of one less crazy person

    One less Bullet in one less gun.

    Remember the NY City Police Department some  the best trained police officers in the country onlyhit what that they shoot at 18% of the time.

    I want 1 less Tiny Coffin, Why Don't You? Support The President's Gun Violence Plan.

    by JML9999 on Sat Jan 19, 2013 at 07:18:40 AM PST

    •  so you're against (1+ / 0-)
      Recommended by:
      JML9999

      more police?

      the purpose of the second amendment is to promote a well-regulated militia, in the same sense that the purpose of the first amendment is to promote a well-informed electorate.

      by happymisanthropy on Sat Jan 19, 2013 at 09:11:33 AM PST

      [ Parent ]

      •  If they can't hit the broad side of a barn (1+ / 0-)
        Recommended by:
        blueness

        http://www.google.com/...

        being as well trained as they what's a school staffer with a crash course going to do. Other than the Physical Police presence being a psychological deterrent collateral damage seems to be most likely outcome especially around small children.

        The added danger is that if there is agreement on police in schools how long before austerity fetishists downgrade this to "private security" in the lowest common denominator.

        I want 1 less Tiny Coffin, Why Don't You? Support The President's Gun Violence Plan.

        by JML9999 on Sat Jan 19, 2013 at 09:38:28 AM PST

        [ Parent ]

Subscribe or Donate to support Daily Kos.

  • Recommended (127)
  • Community (60)
  • Media (32)
  • Elections (32)
  • Trans-Pacific Partnership (30)
  • 2016 (29)
  • Environment (28)
  • Law (28)
  • Civil Rights (26)
  • Culture (24)
  • Barack Obama (24)
  • Hillary Clinton (23)
  • Republicans (22)
  • Science (21)
  • Climate Change (21)
  • Economy (19)
  • Labor (19)
  • Josh Duggar (18)
  • Jeb Bush (18)
  • Marriage Equality (17)
  • Click here for the mobile view of the site