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1 palmerskiss  May 12, 2014 1:11:22pm

there was some more I wanted to add to this - on the advent of the machine gun, prohibition and its relation to violent crime - but thought it was getting too long - so I will add an addendum page to this one sometime this week with that.

also - this is such a serious topic I welcome anyone with ideas on how to make this page better, more strident, or harder hitting.

thank you.

2 Rightwingconspirator  May 12, 2014 2:21:37pm

Whew great Page! Gotta take time to absorb it all. Well done,

3 ObserverArt  May 12, 2014 8:12:52pm

Nice work, so thorough. So it is one to read a bit and come back time to time to digest it all.

The bits about the narrowing of statistics on those with prior gun assaults is going to be watched to see if it does bring about some better policing and then how the judges and prosecutors treat it and what that does to all the politics. Drugs and guns have so much baggage attached, it will be hard to allow new facts to have some impact.

Again, my comment is only based on what I’ve read so far.

4 palmerskiss  May 13, 2014 11:10:21am

re: #3 ObserverArt

Nice work, so thorough. So it is one to read a bit and come back time to time to digest it all.

The bits about the narrowing of statistics on those with prior gun assaults is going to be watched to see if it does bring about some better policing and then how the judges and prosecutors treat it and what that does to all the politics. Drugs and guns have so much baggage attached, it will be hard to allow new facts to have some impact.

Again, my comment is only based on what I’ve read so far.

ty :)

5 palmerskiss  May 13, 2014 11:10:32am

re: #2 Rightwingconspirator

Whew great Page! Gotta take time to absorb it all. Well done,

ty :)


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