Archive for June 9th, 2016

June 9th, 2016 - 6:41 pm § in Politics

Watch Obama demolish rightwing gun arguments

This idiot has memorized all the rightwing talking points about guns. Watch President Obama take him apart point-by-point. His gist is that we’ve drastically reduced car accident deaths by studying the problem and then taking common-sense actions, such as seatbelts and improved road design, bu[...]

June 9th, 2016 - 12:05 pm § in Misc.

9th Circuit: Concealed carry NOT a 2nd Amendment right

The Ninth Circuit en banc ruled today that concealed carry is not a Second Amendment right and California can require applicants for CCW permits to demonstrate a good reason for carrying a gun in public beyond a general desire for self-defense. The 11-judge decision overturns an earlier 3-judge ruli[...]

June 9th, 2016 - 10:41 am § in Israel/Palestine, Misc.

The Costs of Occupation

Tel Aviv mayor blames terror attack on ‘occupation’ Mayor Ron Huldai expresses understanding for Arabs celebrating terror attack which ravaged his city. WWW.ISRAELNATIONALNEWS.COM[...]