Gun Rights Terrorism

Why Using the Terror Watchlist to Stop Gun Purchases Doesn’t Work!

Obama and Guns
Jeff Dunetz
Written by Jeff Dunetz

Ever since the horrific attack in Orlando early Sunday morning the lies about guns and gun control have been flying fast and furious (no pun intended). First of all the rifle the monster used to create the carnage at the Pulse Nightclub was not an AR-15, As my buddy Jazz Shaw pointed out

The rifle used by the Islamist terrorist in Orlando was instead a Sig Sauer MCX carbine, a modular, multi-caliber (able to swap to different calibers, including 5.56 NATO, 300 BLK, and 7.62×39) rifle system that sometimes utilizes STANAG magazines common to more than 60 different firearms, but otherwise has no major parts that interface with AR-15s in any way, shape or form.

This of course, will make no difference at all to the anti-gun politimedia, who don’t particularly care about factual accuracy and who likely wouldn’t be able to tell an AR-15 from a toaster oven if their lives depended on it.

The other huge lie is that denying weapons to people on the terrorist watch-list wouldn’t have done anything to prevent the death of 49 innocent people at the Gay nightclub. That’s because the savage killer wasn’t on the terrorist watch list. Beyond that is the fact that the various federal lists are a lousy way of screening people, because so many innocent people are place on the lists, and many monsters such as the Orlando terrorist aren’t on the list…

 

Read the rest of this important piece at the Lid

 

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About the author

Jeff Dunetz

Jeff Dunetz

Jeff is a Journalist, Blogger and one of the rare Jewish conservatives in a sea of north east liberal Jews (Thanksgiving dinner is a real pip). Jeff was honored with the 2014 Not For Profit Blogger of the Year award by the National Blogger's Club, is editor/publisher of The Lid (Lidblog.com), contributing reporter at MRCTV.org and Political Columnist for the newspaper, The Jewish Star.

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