The left's Alinsky tactics in the gun debate

In a blog for today's American Thinker, Joseph Smith says that National Rifle Association Executive Vice President Wayne LaPierre is getting the "Alinsky Treatment" from leftists in the media and elsewhere.  He's correct because as he said, they are attempting to freeze him as a/the target, personalize the gun issue, and demonize him for defending our right to bear arms--a right that's guaranteed by our Constitution. CNN's Piers Morgan tried to do the same thing to Gun Owners of America Executive Director Larry Pratt.  On his show, Morgan said that Pratt was "unbelievably stupid" and "dangerous."  He even said, "You shame your country."  If you haven't seen the interview, you should watch it because Morgan looked and sounded like a crazed lunatic and Pratt was the voice of sanity and reason. I have appeared as a guest on Pratt's radio show, "Gun Owners News Hour," several times.  A few weeks ago, I was a guest on his show to talk about a book that I...(Read Full Post)