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Thursday, March 18, 2010

'No guns for negroes,' Chicago-style

Whether Rep. Osterman intends it or not, the effect of this bill would be to make young, urban, minority males second class (at best) citizens when they walk into a gun shop--subject to suspicion based on such things as their skin color, clothing, mode of speech, etc.; and not at all on any criminal history on their part (which would be filtered out by both the federally-mandated NICS check and the FOID card requirement). [More]
That's today's St. Louis Gun Rights Examiner. Give it a look?