We, as Americans, demand the right to live free from gun violence. Historic disinvestment in communities and unregulated access to guns equals more gun deaths. It’s really that simple.
Director of Outreach and Equity at the Coalition to Stop Gun Violence,
Via email on July 6, 2021
[Apparently Footman is unaware of a well known truth:
Every complex problem has a solution which is simple, direct, plausible—and wrong.
Henry Louis Mencken
Modified from the original in his 1920 collection of essays called “Prejudices: Second Series”.
She is also flat out wrong about there being the possibility of a right “to live free of gun violence.”
It comes as no surprise to find an anti-gun advocate expressing ignorance and falsehoods. It’s part of their culture.
Respond and prepare appropriately.—Joe]