Wanted: Moderation, logic, civility

Posted on August 6, 2012 by


This is another of the articles we like which bear on RiP’s efforts. It comes from today’s Bergen Record (NJ).

Kelly: Wanted: Moderation, logic, civility


OK, SO I was naïve. I figured America was ready for a reasoned discussion about gun control – if only we could find a starting point. No name-calling. Just logic and respectful points of view.

In last Sunday’s column, I laid out four possible topics for anti-gun and pro-gun proponents to begin discussions in the wake of the latest mass murder in a movie theater in Aurora, Colo. I hoped for some feedback – and I received quite a bit.

But here’s the problem: Not a single respondent from the pro- or anti-gun side took up my offer to 

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