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Jewish Presence in The Gun Control Debate

From actor to victim, expect to see more of it

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NRA's 'Stand and Fight' Ad(YouTube )

The National Rifle Association preempted President Barack Obama’s speech on gun control yesterday by releasing an ad earlier this week involving the President’s children and the choice phrase “just another elitist hypocrite.”

Who are the other elitist hypocrites? According to the NRA ad, Vice President Joe Biden, New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg, California Senator Dianne Feinstein, and NBC news anchor David Gregory, who asked NRA Chief Wayne LaPierre, some pointed questions on Meet The Press a few weeks ago.

I suppose if one were looking for it, the appearance of the President, the Vice President, and three Jewish leaders labeled on screen as elitist hypocrites might raise some eyebrows among those who worry that Jews are being scapegoated in the gun debate. (It certainly wouldn’t help that Bloomberg, Feinstein, and Gregory are shown flanking the President just an instant after an enormous pile of money appears on screen.)

Meanwhile, reporting on the President’s gun control address, CBS’s Bob Schieffer summed up the daunting challenge of overturning popular gun culture in the United States thusly:

We found Osama bin Laden. We tracked him down. We changed the way that we dealt with that problem. Surely, finding Osama bin Laden; surely, passing civil rights legislation, as Lyndon Johnson was able to do; and before that, surely, defeating the Nazis, was a much more formidable task than taking on the gun lobby.

This statement prompted a chorus of acrimonious replies claiming that Schieffer had just morally equated the issue of gun control to the American triumph over the Nazis in World War II. The always rational Ann Coulter led the way, tweeting this to her 300,000 followers:

“CBS’s Bob Schieffer Likens Obama Taking on NRA to Defeating the Nazis.” No Bob, its more like the Nazis disarming the Jews.

This bogus historical linking has taken off again since the Sandy Hook massacre. For more, Michael Moynihan brilliantly handled the argument here.

Now that President Obama has thrown down the gauntlet on gun control, the public grace period of largely apolitical grief has come to a close and the policy debate begins. If the last 48 hours are any indication, we should expect to see more Jewish historical themes and political figures featured in the conversation ahead–whether we want them or not.

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CygnusA81 says:

Adam,

I think you are overreacting over the NRA using Bloomberg, Feinstein, and Gregory in their hit piece.

Let’s look at why the NRA choose those three:

Feinstein: Is the senator that has reintroduce the AWB legislation and she also has her own private security. So yeah she pretty hypocritical in that sense.

Geregory: He decided to lecture the NRA president and bascially ask him why the NRA love dead kids. The whole hit piece was pretty egregious in my opinion. But the icing on cake was when Geregory waved around an empty magazine on the show. While it was empty, it is still illegal to handle any type of magazine in DC. Yet, he was not charged for a crime, b/c according the AG office he had no malicious attempt. That sounds responsible, but then why does DC prosecute non-TV personalities for doing the same thing? Oh to make matters worse, the Gergory’s are good friends with the DC AG. Justice is suppose to be blind. We are a nation of laws not men.

Finally, the worse of the three, Bloomberg: He in my opinion makes Jews look very bad. He’s at best an annoying Nanny-stater; at worse, he is a smug little tyrant. From banning salt, to banning large sodas and in my view his more egregious ban, the banning of 3 days or more painkillers to hospital patients is the reason why so many conservatives hate the man. Bloomberg is the epitome of the rich guy telling ‘the peasants’ on he going run your lives.

Was the NRA ad tasteful? No. Was it helpful to their cause? No. But there wasn’t any secret underlying message about Jews either.

It should be noted that only 4 Nazi guards herded over 1000 Jews to the Gas Chambers and an early death. If any of these Jews had smuggled in a gun on their round ups throughout Poland and elsewhere, things may have turned out differently for these dead Jews. The worst case scenario is that these Jews would have died anyway, the best case, is that they would have taken along some of the Germans as well. You decide what to do?

    Carroll Price says:

    Where did you come up with the propaganda blurb about 4 Nazis guards herding 1000 Jews to gas chambers? Research conducted by engineers, show that, contrary to post war propaganda put out by the holocaust industry, there were no homicical gas chambers at any of the work camps. Allied saturation bombing of Germany duing the closing months of the war led to death from starvation and disease for the thousands of work camp inmates photographed at the work camps in Germany and Poland. Not a single document has ever been found to support the post-war propaganda that the Nazis ever had any intention of exterminating Jews.

I do not know how any Of the laws they wish to pass. Would have stopped this Massacre of children it’s like making gun free zones actually insane. We could pass a law making America a crime free zone that night feel-good that would not do much. Chicago one of highest murder rates in the country and good Democratic town is almost impossible for honest citizen to get a gun in less you are well-to-do are politically connected. North Dakota. Most citizens have guns. With the lowest murder rates in the country. What does that say. PS I’m member was in the newspapers were Feinstein bought an assault rifle for her Nephew our son not interesting

Maybe if those loudmouths and blowhards would just cool it on this issue and let the other liberals and media hounds continue this debate then okay. But whether you like it or not, these blowhards insist to find themselves front and center of this assault on the 2nd Ammendment. Let’s see how “being Jewish” jibes with a “Jewish thought”: EVERY JEW, A 22. Those were the famous words of Rabbi Meir Kahane. Carry on blowhards and thanks for the continued shame you folks bring to the table. If you only had 1/10th the energy to advocate for the release and freedom of Jonathan Pollard as you do for this issue, right?

Protocols of the Elders of Zion is a blueprint formulated by Jewish bankers (Rothschilds) for world tyranny. Can;t have that if the sheeple are armed. THey would turn the guns on them.

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