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It's 19 weeks into the year and America has already seen 198 mass shootings

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The parroting of replacement is not a right-wing conspiracy THEORY. In any event, he was fatally correct that whites are being replaced. You can look up the stats.

Doesn't matter, he is a left-wing as they come. Here is the proof:

Later in the manifest, the shooter insists, “I would prefer to call myself a populist. But you can call me an ethno-nationalist eco-fascist national socialist if you want, I wouldn’t disagree with you.” He also repeatedly attacks capitalists, and rejected the conservative label because, he wrote, “conservativism is corporatism in disguise, I want no part of it.”
What?
 

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136 days, 198 mass shootings.

We clearly have a problem in our country and this is not anything new. I know most people will either dismiss these horrendous crimes or pretend that guns are the problem.

We are averaging more than once a day someone in this country decides to shoot multiple people. Hate, division, mental illness, lack of respect, lack of empathy, and isolation are continuing to grow. Sadly everything seems to indicate it is only going to continue to get worse.
No wonder US politicians keep on saying "God bless America" - it's their only hope, even if it is a forlorn one.
 

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Yes, it’s “breaking news” about no apparent increase in mass shooting crimes. ;)



According to their “expert”:



This ^^^^ (if true) indicates that such crimes could be prevented if these known to be dangerous (future) perps were identified and no longer allowed to roam freely among us.
Yeah, that was my thought. There are many ways that people inflict violence upon others and for many of the reasons that were stated. Mass shootings are but one way.
 

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That is a lie. Whether you know you are lying or whether you are just ignorant to the facts and bloindly swallow leftist rhetoric...well...only you know that. But the reality is that the vast majority of 'mass shootings' are perpetrated by black Americans, in black American communties. 'People' like you only engage when it is a white shooter...thus you only give a shit about gun violence when it involves a white shooter, which PROBABLY explains your lie.
No they don't mass shootings are a white right wing problem, I never read of blacks going into a suburb Walmart and shoot up the place.


Blacks just kill themselves in the hood, and the only ones that appear to care is right wing Republicans.
 

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No they don't mass shootings are a white right wing problem, I never read of blacks going into a suburb Walmart and shoot up the place.


Blacks just kill themselves in the hood, and the only ones that appear to care is right wing Republicans.
Did you not even bother to read the article that was posted? They gift wrapped you a link to all of the 'mass shooting' that are being presented.


As for the 'mass killings' that you apparently care about and the 'white right wing problem'...again...you are either lying or have zero understanding of the facts...being satisfied to regurgitate the leftist bullshit that is spread about even those shootings.


So again....thanks for popping in and proving my point.
 

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It looks like OP is trying to signal that guns have nothing to do with gun violence.
 

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Did you not even bother to read the article that was posted? They gift wrapped you a link to all of the 'mass shooting' that are being presented.


As for the 'mass killings' that you apparently care about and the 'white right wing problem'...again...you are either lying or have zero understanding of the facts...being satisfied to regurgitate the leftist bullshit that is spread about even those shootings.


So again....thanks for popping in and proving my point.
Proving what point that youre dead wrong?

Again I never heard of blacks going into a suburb and mass shooting up the place, it's a righ white wing problem.

Again blacks just shoot each other in the hood it's a left wing problem they fail to address
 

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Proving what point that youre dead wrong?

Again I never heard of blacks going into a suburb and mass shooting up the place, it's a righ white wing problem.

Again blacks just shoot each other in the hood it's a left wing problem they fail to address
You never hear of it because you are deliberately blind to the facts. I presented you the facts. The OP presented you the facts. You just stubbornly squeeze your eyes tighter and insist on not seeing them.


Proving my point.
 

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It looks like OP is trying to signal that guns have nothing to do with gun violence.
Could be. Nothing like throwing a piece of red meat on the floor and then stepping out the back. :)
 

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You never hear of it because you are deliberately blind to the facts. I presented you the facts. The OP presented you the facts. You just stubbornly squeeze your eyes tighter and insist on not seeing them.


Proving my point.
I read the news everyday since around 1973, show me one article just one of a black guy going into a church or Walmart or school and open fire and kill 10 plus people and wound 20 others.


You can't find none because that phenomenon doesn't exist, only in the right wing white world
 

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Except that these mass shootings are perpetrated not by liberals, or "the left," but by radical right-wingers. The Buffalo shooter parroted "replacement theory" which Tucker Carlson spews on this show. Inside a Pittsburgh synagogue in 2018, a white man with a history of antisemitic internet posts gunned down 11 worshipers, blaming Jews for allowing immigrant “invaders” into the United States. The next year, another white man, angry over what he called “the Hispanic invasion of Texas,” opened fire on shoppers at an El Paso Walmart, leaving 23 people dead, and later telling the police he had sought to kill Mexicans.

Those acts weren't committed by people who watch CNN or MSNBC. These are people listening to Fox and the other ultra-right-wing "news" channels.


From the same article:

By his own account, the Buffalo suspect, Payton S. Gendron, followed a lonelier path to radicalization, immersing himself in replacement theory and other kinds of racist and antisemitic content easily found on internet forums, and casting Black Americans, like Hispanic immigrants, as “replacers” of white Americans. Yet in recent months, versions of the same ideas, sanded down and shorn of explicitly anti-Black and antisemitic themes, have become commonplace in the Republican Party — spoken aloud at congressional hearings, echoed in Republican campaign advertisements and embraced by a growing array of right-wing candidates and media personalities.
Once again, I will NOT let the left get away with this. The shooter is a far LEFT winger. He said so in his manifesto,

Later in the manifest, the shooter insists, “I would prefer to call myself a populist. But you can call me an ethno-nationalist eco-fascist national socialist if you want, I wouldn’t disagree with you.” He also repeatedly attacks capitalists, and rejected the conservative label because, he wrote, “conservativism is corporatism in disguise, I want no part of it.”
 

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Once again, I will NOT let the left get away with this. The shooter is a far LEFT winger. He said so in his manifesto,

Later in the manifest, the shooter insists, “I would prefer to call myself a populist. But you can call me an ethno-nationalist eco-fascist national socialist if you want, I wouldn’t disagree with you.” He also repeatedly attacks capitalists, and rejected the conservative label because, he wrote, “conservativism is corporatism in disguise, I want no part of it.”
Thanks
 

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We are a gun culture. Law cannot change culture. Law is reflective of culture. Keep throwing gun safety law against the wall until it sticks, until the culture finally accepts the law.
 

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I read the news everyday since around 1973, show me one article just one of a black guy going into a church or Walmart or school and open fire and kill 10 plus people and wound 20 others.


You can't find none because that phenomenon doesn't exist, only in the right wing white world
You read what you are looking for. You seek only confirmation bias. Ignorance for you is bliss I reckon.

I provided you the Mother Jones list of mass shootings. If you actually gave a shit about the facts, you would have already discovered for yourself just how wrong you are. The OP provided you a linkl to every single one of the 198 mass shootings they are citing...and again...if you gave a shit about ANY of this you would have already educated yourself rather than clinging to the lie you are regurgitating.
 

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I don't have time to dig through the entire list but I would guess many are.

Which shows we have a gang problem more than a gun problem, also a lot of mass shooting incidents are tied to drugs and alcohol.

Also it's probably worth mentioning that despite the media whoring about mass shooting the make up just 0.5% of firearm related deaths
 

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136 days, 198 mass shootings.

We clearly have a problem in our country and this is not anything new. I know most people will either dismiss these horrendous crimes or pretend that guns are the problem.

We are averaging more than once a day someone in this country decides to shoot multiple people. Hate, division, mental illness, lack of respect, lack of empathy, and isolation are continuing to grow. Sadly everything seems to indicate it is only going to continue to get worse.
Yeah, and if you happen to be a by stander and was hit by anything indirectly, you are counted as part of a mass shooting. This is deliberate to inflate the number of actual mass shootings, and of course they like calling them MASS shootings as though the shooter is always trying to kill as many people as possible whether they know them or not.
 

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We are a gun culture. Law cannot change culture. Law is reflective of culture. Keep throwing gun safety law against the wall until it sticks, until the culture finally accepts the law.
Translated: Lie about the reasons that guns should be banned.
 

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Yeah, and if you happen to be a by stander and was hit by anything indirectly, you are counted as part of a mass shooting. This is deliberate to inflate the number of actual mass shootings, and of course they like calling them MASS shootings as though the shooter is always trying to kill as many people as possible whether they know them or not.

So we should ignore bystanders who get shot because you are not comfortable acknowledging a problem in our country? That is such a dumb idea.
 

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Which shows we have a gang problem more than a gun problem, also a lot of mass shooting incidents are tied to drugs and alcohol.

Also it's probably worth mentioning that despite the media whoring about mass shooting the make up just 0.5% of firearm related deaths

If there are this many mass shootings (and there are) and that is less than 1% of gun deaths that is more proof that the problem is even more out of control.
 

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You read what you are looking for. You seek only confirmation bias. Ignorance for you is bliss I reckon.

I provided you the Mother Jones list of mass shootings. If you actually gave a shit about the facts, you would have already discovered for yourself just how wrong you are. The OP provided you a linkl to every single one of the 198 mass shootings they are citing...and again...if you gave a shit about ANY of this you would have already educated yourself rather than clinging to the lie you are regurgitating.
No wonder why I didn't bother it came from mother Jones.


Again give me a link in the past 60 years of a black guy going into a church or Walmart or school and shooting up the place killing 6 people and wounding 30 others?


I will wait for eternity because it is not a black phenomenon it is a white one.
 
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