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re: Do you want anything to change in response to increasing mass shootings in this country? - Antonio Moss
[quote]Because murder overall is down we shouldn’t be concerned with mass shootings? so you vote that nothing needs to change? [/quote] He didn't say that at all. What he said was that the alleged cause (access to guns) has not resulted in higher instances of violent crime overall. This likely s...
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re: Do you want anything to change in response to increasing mass shootings in this country? - Antonio Moss
I made this point last night. Heavier regulations on guns isn't addressing the underlying problem. For my money, a big part of the underlying problem is the way the education system treats boys and the overuse of psychotropic drugs on children. Even you could magically wave your hand and make ev...
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re: 18 School Shootings this year - Antonio Moss
So basically three school shootings ...
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re: Can we at least all agree that ar-15s have to go - Antonio Moss
I don't agree. [quote]The gun has no other purpose then shooting people. [/quote] So? [quote]No reason for a civilian to own one.[/quote] You already stated the reason - to shoot people. ...
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re: BR Metro Council Funds $300,000 “Disparity” Study of City Contracts - Antonio Moss
[quote]Slightly more than 9 percent of City Hall's 1,115 purchase orders in 2016 went to small and minority-owned businesses, said Chief Administrative Officer Darryl Gissel. Nearly half of the East Baton Rouge Parish population is black, according to the U.S. Census Bureau's 2016 figures.[/quote] ...
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re: So Trump’s Attorney confirmed the $130,000 payment? - Antonio Moss
[quote]and getting blown by a subservient and leaving a semen trail as a result?[/quote] The biggest issue in that whole ordeal was that Lewinsky was removed from the White House for their inappropriate relationship and Bill hired her back and put her on the WH payroll in order to keep her close....
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re: You guys. Both sides. Contribute to this - Antonio Moss
There was an enormous study done around 2010 that looked at the UK and Australian gun bans in comparison to violent crime trends globally. Basically concluded that the UK and Australian violent crime rates slowed on par with the rest of the Western world and that the gun bans were of little affect. ...
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re: Why didn’t we have mass school shootings every other week back in the 80s? - Antonio Moss
[quote]how the education system treats males care to expand on this?[/quote] Supression of natural aggression, low standards and a lack of positive male role models - especially at the lower levels. A lack of promoting failure, teaching the benefits of negative experiences, and a void of pu...
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re: You guys. Both sides. Contribute to this - Antonio Moss
[quote]I've absolutely no doubt this has a lot to do with it.[/quote] Which is good because real problem solving is often an uncomfortable process. ...
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re: You guys. Both sides. Contribute to this - Antonio Moss
[quote]This is bull shite. Is it because I haven't been showing up to work lately?[/quote] He clearly has low standards. I wouldn't worry. :lol:...
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re: Why didn’t we have mass school shootings every other week back in the 80s? - Antonio Moss
If you want my amateur opinion, it's multivariabled but the two biggest issues are how the education system treats males and the overprescribing of psychotropic drugs for school aged children. ...
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re: 2nd amendment begins with “well regulated militia” for a reason - Antonio Moss
[quote]But a law against guns will totally restore their rationality. It's amazing.[/quote] Correct. At the end of the day, for the vast majority of violent offenders, law and requisite consequences are meaningless. Look no further than gun free zones. Does anyone honestly believe that the al...
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re: 2nd amendment begins with “well regulated militia” for a reason - Antonio Moss
[quote]How would I manage to overthrow a tyrannical government if I’m disarmed?[/quote] Hence the discussion of supporting social rights versus natural rights. ...
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re: 2nd amendment begins with “well regulated militia” for a reason - Antonio Moss
[quote]Death penalty isn't a deterrent because it takes 20+ years of appeals for death to occur. [/quote] No. The Death Penalty isn't a deterrent because 99% of people who commit homicide don't possess the ability of collective forethought and rationalization of their actions beyond the imme...
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re: You guys. Both sides. Contribute to this - Antonio Moss
[quote]These assault weapons should be banned and made very hard to get by collectors, enthusiasts with a rigorous screening process like the Aussies have done. [b]This probably wouldn't stop all of the needless carnage but I'm confident it would make a considerable impact[/b][/quote] Well, unfor...
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re: 2nd amendment begins with “well regulated militia” for a reason - Antonio Moss
[quote]Actually, any and all not mentioned are rights (not to be disparaged) and the BOR is a recognition of rights and the restrictions on government relative to those rights[/quote] That doesn't mean every right cited is natural. The father of the Constitution wrote on this at length describing...
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re: You guys. Both sides. Contribute to this - Antonio Moss
[quote]The full solution is to make it harder to get a gun in this country. [/quote] Only for people who like symbolic gestures that won't solve actual problems. ...
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re: 2nd amendment begins with “well regulated militia” for a reason - Antonio Moss
[quote]It’s written into our declaration that our rights are granted by God.[/quote] To be fair, it's Creator, Nature, and Nature's God, not "God" [quote]It is not the governments decision as to whether we keep those rights or not.[/quote] The DOI recognizes natural rights, specifically n...
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re: 2nd amendment begins with “well regulated militia” for a reason - Antonio Moss
[quote]The first words they put about guns is “well regulated”[/quote] See my point on page one about an inability to conceptualize the English language. English priority isn't linear. ...
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re: 2nd amendment begins with “well regulated militia” for a reason - Antonio Moss
[quote]Not really you seem to not understand to the constitution[/quote] :lol: ...
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