Why Do People “Need” M4 Type Assault Rifles?

According to the NY Times, the shooter in Newtown used a Bushmaster M4 assault rifle. There are barely any reasons for this type of weapon to exist at all, and absolutely no real reason for civilian models of this weapon to exist. I heard discussion of using these weapons for self-defense; some even stated that …

What Sez Me: My Latest Letter to the President

whatsezme: Mr. President, Did you see the footage from the pepper spray attack by the police on UC Davis students? How does this make you feel as the President to see your citizens treated like this? How would you feel if this happened during your days as a community organizer? Are you waiting to see …