Liberals' reaction to the Texas church shooting is not about gun control

The current clamor for sensible gun control legislation is not about gun control. Don't get me wrong – the left will take any and all advances against the Second Amendment, and our constitutional right to bear arms, but that is not what is advancing the current narrative. No, division and deflection are fomenting the current gun control narrative.  By getting out in front of the narrative, and the facts, leftists are attempting to secure the moral high ground.  They, and they alone, care about these victims.  Republicans, by deduction and assertion, are responsible for the deaths.  This is a despicable political ploy, but sadly, we need to come to terms with the fact that nothing is below the Left.  Nothing.  (See this story, for example.) Within minutes of the church shooting in Sutherland Springs, Texas, Chelsea Handler tweeted: Innocent people go to church on Sunday to honor their God, and while...(Read Full Post)

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