Push … and Push-Back

Lest we forget… Jill Dennison gifts us with an update on the NRA ‘Push Back’ and a list of 14 shooting since Parkland On February 14th. Please share.

Filosofa's Word

We have all been so encouraged by the young people, led by the survivors of the Parkland, Florida, mass school shooting, and we should be encouraged, we should be proud of these young people.  They are the first generation, with the possible exception of the Vietnam generation, to take a firm stand, to make their voices heard, to say, “ENOUGH!!!”

Meanwhile, back at the ranch … er, the National Rifle Association, commonly known as the NRA, guess what?  Donations to the NRA have more than tripled since February!  In February, the group reported donations of $779,063, and in March, $2.4 million.  That is more than they have raised in any month since at least the year 2000.

bubba with gunWhy, you ask?  It’s what I call the push/push-back.  The students are the ‘push’, the momentum that is having a real impact, their voices have already led to new controls on gun…

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Author: John Fioravanti

I'm a retired History teacher (35 years), husband, father of three, grandfather of three. My wife, Anne, and I became business partners in December 2013 and launched our own publishing company, Fiora Books (http://fiorabooks.com), to publish my books. We have been married since 1973 and hope our joint business venture will be as successful as our marriage.

2 thoughts on “Push … and Push-Back”

  1. This one really yanked my chain. The NRA’s manipulative ad campaigns suggest that requiring extensive background checks and closing gun ownership loopholes threaten the 2nd Amendment, and gun ownership fanatics believe them! Their unbridled fear allows the NRA’s greed to lead them around by the nose. These folks live in an alternate reality that’s doomed to implode.

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