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The Self-Defense Scam

The gun industry’s successful plan to make people forget how guns work.

Photo by Thomas Tucker on Unsplash

Recently we heard more thoughts and prayers for yet another person killed by a family member who mistook him for an intruder. Almost every week, if you follow gun violence headlines, you’ll see at least one of these cases After the gun lobby succeeded in convincing a large portion of the country that they need guns for “self-defense”, the effect of all…

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