Emotional Lawmaking

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“So when it’s time to pass pro-gun laws, emotionalism over a single incident is the order of the day. But when those laws go awry, we need to put on our Spock ears and soberly weigh all the facts and evidence in the cold light of day.”

At Mother Jones, Kevin Drum points out the contradictions in NRA comments about Florida’s “Stand Your Ground” laws.


Lisa Dusenbery is the former managing editor of The Rumpus. More from this author →