How the Gun Control Movement Sabotages Itself
USA – -(Ammoland.com)- One of the recurring themes of the American gun control movement has been the need to conceal their eventual goal of making firearms illegal for everyone but the police, the military and the bodyguards who protect the political and economic elite.
A recent article at Politico.com, Dems urged to retool their gun message, reports on a meeting last week in which gun control leaders were reminded once again to hide their real aims behind bland, inoffensive, and comforting language.
I’ve been watching the gun debate for a quarter century and this theme comes up over and over. Apparently, too many Controllers just can’t stick with the approved talking points.
You can view an excellent 80-page PDF example of those talking points from 2014 called Preventing Gun Violence Through Effective Messaging.
Prepared for the gun control lobby by a PR consulting group that includes a member of the firm mentioned in the Politico article, it describes many ways to twist the truth and parse words in order to obscure the goals of the Controllers. …Read the Rest