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LaPierre says, “Gun owners will not accept responsibility?”

 There’s been a lot of discussion about mental illness as a common thread in recent shootings.  But we can’t focus just on this.  We’ve always had mental illness and we’ve had guns for a long time.  Cultural factors and changing attitudes have made this a more dangerous combination.  It’s unlikely that we will eliminate either one, so we need to figure out how to keep them apart.  Neither the government nor the family has been up to the task. Continue reading