Go Back   SZONE.US Forums > Current Events > News > National Rifle Association

National Rifle Association National Rifle Association, for more than 125 years the NRA has provided generations of Americans with programs focused on safety, education and responsibility.

National Rifle Association

The Plain-Dealer's Raw Deal

Thread Tools Search this Thread Rate Thread
Unread 03.01.09, 04:30 PM
@NRA-ILA's Avatar
@NRA-ILA @NRA-ILA is offline
Senior Member
Join Date: 02.09
Posts: 25,169
The Plain-Dealer's Raw Deal

Most NRA members know the facts: Firearms are used defensively to thwart crime between 1.5 and 2.5 million times every year - mostly through the mere presence of a firearm.

With so many states passing Right-to-Carry legislation, the number of defensive gun uses might be even higher today.

We rarely hear about these uses of a firearm, because the gun is almost never fired. So a police report is never taken, and the press never writes a story.

But even the most amazing armed citizen stories are often ignored by the media.

Chad Baus from The Buckeye Firearms Association reported that the Cleveland Plain-Dealer has ignored a recent armed citizen story.

As Chad points out, not only does the Plain-Dealer ignore a newsworthy armed citizen story, it also has a habit of printing the names of area citizens who exercise their Right to Carry.

It seems the Plain-Dealer will use its pages to harass gun owners, but not to report when gun ownership stops crime or saves a life.

If I lived in the Cleveland area or subscribed to the Plain-Dealer, I'd pick up a pen and write a letter to the editor letting them know that gun owners are onto their game.

Then I'd look for another place to get my Second Amendment news.

Source: www.nranews.com
Reply With Quote

deal, plaindealer, raw

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Utopian Plain @NASA N.A.S.A. 0 09.03.08 07:24 AM
Raw milk's popularity growing by leaps and bounds Steve Boren Health 0 05.15.08 05:12 AM
Update: Victory in California's raw milk battle Steve Boren Health 0 04.20.08 09:40 AM

All times are GMT -8. The time now is 06:15 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright 2007 - 20017 SZONE.US All rights reserved