A CBS TV news crew was protected by an armed guard. CBS also condemns ordinary citizens for being armed. Ah, the smell of hypocrisy in the morning.
That Gillibrand would try to cover her tracks by downplaying her involvement with “gun rights” to one of “mistakenly” pandering to hunters is not surprising.
You may be wondering why CBS 60 Minutes aired a segment on “smart” guns last Sunday. After all, a gun that will never work in the hands of an unauthorized person, but that will always work in the…..
Even as state and federal lawmaking slowed down in this holiday week, media activity on the part of anti-gun elected leaders picked up…
It’s very clear: The gun is not the problem; the criminals who use them for evil are. And the laws that force innocent people to sit unarmed in public places only embolden the criminals with evil intent…
This Fast and Furious gunwalking story, that now reaches into the highest levels of government, was exposed nationally for the first time by new media, not old.
It’s important for media to get the origins of the gunwalking story right, not just as a matter of proper credit, but because it signifies an evolution in journalism away from establishment gatekeepeers who have been controlling and spinning information to suit their agenda. This represents a significant move away from that paradigm.