TOM MCSHANE

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He may not have control over neo-Nazis and white nationalists/supremacists celebrating his election, but he has done nothing to discourage the celebration. And has been slow to repudiate their endorsements. And thinks there are “fine people” within their ranks.


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Mr. Gruber is mistaken when he says that a federal ban on assault weapons would not hold up in court. The 1994 assault weapons ban was a subsection of the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act of 1994 - a United States federal law. Several constitutional challenges were filed agai…

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Congressman Bacon does not need to worry about a ban of assault weapons being “within the Constitution”. Machine guns and sawed off shotguns are banned, and the bans have been upheld by the Supreme Court. The ‘94 assault weapons ban (18 different types) also withstood legal challenges. Hi…

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Leftist? The OWH? I guess maybe if you think Barry Goldwater was a liberal. We’re not reading The Daily Worker here.


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AR-15s were used at Sandy Hook, Aurora, San Bernardino, 1st Baptist Church - Sutherland Springs, TX, Parkland, Las Vegas. AR-15 variant used in Dayton, with a 100-round drum magazine. AK-47 used in El Paso. An AK-47 was used in the Von Maur shooting. Just to name a few examples. Yes, the …

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Assault weapons were banned under the ‘94 law (18 different variations of assault weapons). That law was never overturned in court, but was allowed to expire by G.W. Bush. And some firearms are currently banned. Like sawed off shotguns and machine guns. In the wake of Sandy Hook New York …

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Scott Y. also makes the point that penalties for drunk driving must be less because the driver “didn’t mean to hurt anyone”. (Unless, of course, they were a white supremacist driving their car into a crowd of counter protesters.) Well, of course they didn’t. But every one of those mass sh…

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Max H. makes some great points about the fallout from Trump’s ill-conceived trade war with China. That market is likely not coming back. As to his comment about American soybean exports falling dramatically should Brazil update its farm-to-market road system, well, who do you suppose is h…

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Of course they will. The point of the review is to ensure that the white male perspective is not the only perspective presented. As pointed out in the article contributions from other groups has historically been neglected. The goal is to provide a more historically accurate picture of th…

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Right - guy or gal. But the interim NU system president has already said she doesn’t want the job permanently. And why the name-calling? I thought Bounds did fine in a killer job while he was here. He made a personal decision to de-stress in his career. Can’t fault him for that. Hawks alr…