The Second Amendment Doesn’t Apply To African-Americans… #BlackGunOwnersMatter

Brian Brady Brian Brady 4 Comments

Second Amendment activists love to point out the racist origins of gun control, but do we practice what we preach? 1- A law-abiding citizen was pulled over in a routine traffic stop; his tail light was out.  The police officer approached the vehicle and the law abiding citizen (who had a license-to-carry) informed the policeman, in front of his girlfriend and …

Can Republicans Break Up The Democratic Coalition ?

Brian Brady Brian Brady 0 Comments

While it was fun to #LaughMyOssoff last night about the Democrats’ expensive (and failed) attempt to #Flipthe6th , here is a message for Republicans–this loss just hardened #TheResistance activists. I believe that #TheResistance message is wrong–it offends Americans and tries to balkanize the American electorate.   #TheResistance would do well to look within the Democratic Party rather than to blame voters …

Shooting aftermath: Do we need to reconsider our relationship with politics?

Barry Jantz Barry Jantz 4 Comments

Yesterday, following the shooting in the DC area, a “friend” posted on Facebook, “I guess that’s one way to open Republican seats…” I assume he thought his comment was both humorous and somehow appropriate. Therein lies at least some of the tragedy. Can you imagine following the 2012 Aurora, Colorado movie theater shooting, anyone making a “joke” about that being …