As President Obama puts it, we cannot stop all violence in this country. But Connecticut, the children, have pushed us to a tipping point.
We the public must stand up. We must make our millions of voices heard, A hunter may make a valid argument for his gun. A home owner may convince us he needs to protect his family. A gun enthusiast may have the right to collect and enjoy his hobby.
But have you ever, ever heard anyone defend the right of non-military, non-law enforcement individuals, to use rapid-fire semiautomatic assault weapons?
I urge you to watch this video by demandaplan.org.
Watch it. Join their efforts. Let’s speak up. Let’s speak loudly. Together.