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Ted Cruz, the Bible, the NRA and Russia

Hi, @TedCruz, I read your thread about guns, the Bible, self defense, and black rights (which made no coherent argument). You don’t like “playing politics” with guns. You left out the part about how you, the NRA, and Russia use Read more…


The GOP, Racism, and the Real Danger

Responding to nonsense from Mississippi Lieutenant Governor Tate Reeves, and GOP Chairwoman Ronna McDaniel. Response #1: Tate Reeves Tate Reeves said this: [View my response on Twitter] Hi, Tate. I’d like to talk about two parts of your tweet: “enforce Read more…


It’s Not Just the NRA: It’s the NRA, White Supremacy, and Russia

From the New York Times: A hate-filled manifesto was posted on line minutes before the El Paso massacre which spoke of a “Hispanic invasion of Texas” and warned that white people were being replaced by foreigners. It’s well known that Read more…


Maria Butina, Russia, the Second Amendment, and the NRA

[View here as a Twitter thread]   For most of U.S. history, the consensus was that the Second Amendment allowed for a “well regulated militia.” In other words, the amendment was taken literally. Then came the 60s, when so much Read more…


The Second Amendment and Russia

The Second Amendment and Russia (Sources: The books pictured and articles cited) For most of U.S. history, the consensus was that the Second Amendment allowed for a “well regulated militia.” In other words, the amendment was taken literally. https://www.law.cornell.edu/wex/second_amendment …