Skip to comments.Andy Lopez activists to get 'free speech' table at Santa Rosa Plaza
Posted on 03/14/2014 12:30:57 AM PDT by Rabin
Activists protesting the shooting death of 13-year-old Andy Lopez will have a free speech platform near the food court of the Santa Rosa Plaza, where just three weeks ago security guards ordered them to leave.
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I doubt the tough guys intended to take a boy with a toy gun, but Hell, they’re tough guys, and that’s what tough guys armed to the teeth with immunity and pensions do.
I actually think a lot of the problem is with the anti-gun rhetoric liberals are so fond of. Their over-the-top attempts to instill panic over such innocuous items as drawings of guns, or gun-shaped Pop Tarts could very well condition people to panic whenever they see anything gun-like. Some of these conditioned people later want to become policemen—and what do policemen do when they panic? They shoot!
This particular incident hits close to home. When I was a child, we lived for a while in the neighborhood where young Andy Lopez was shot. I walked and rode my bike all over that neighborhood, including that intersection. And I played with water-guns in that neighborhood.
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