(Opinion) The left wants to talk about gun control in the wake of Nikolas Cruz’s mass murder of 17 students Wednesday at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida.
Fine. We need to talk. Something is definitely wrong with our society when this happens with such frequency and intensity.
But the left seems intent to begin with non-starters and distractions like blaming the National Rifle Association or calling for a repeal of the Second Amendment.
That gets us nowhere, and fast.
So before we can have a productive or at least an informative debate, here are a few things gun control advocates should know about the people they call “gun nuts.”