Dems Adopt New Tactic For Gun Confiscations

BY Herschel Smith
3 weeks, 5 days ago

Leo Hohmann:

Democrats have come up with a creative way of selectively confiscating guns from certain residents, and several Second Amendment watchdogs say the strategy could soon be coming to a state near you.

A state legislator from Manhattan has introduced a bill that would nullify gun rights from those convicted of hate crimes, even those involving nonviolent, misdemeanor offenses.

If successful, New York would become the seventh state to implement such a law.

The FBI defines a hate crime as a “criminal offense against a person or property motivated in whole or in part by an offender’s bias against a race, religion, disability, sexual orientation, ethnicity, gender, or gender identity.”

But, as Guns America News and Reviews reminds New Yorkers, the FBI makes it clear that “hate itself is not a crime” and that the agency is “mindful of protecting freedom of speech and other civil liberties.”

Since the vast majority of hate crimes fall into the misdemeanor category, those offenders do not lose their Second Amendment rights.

Enter Sen. Daniel Squadron, a Democrat from Manhattan. He wants to expand the state’s hate-crime law to include gun confiscation from those convicted of even nonviolent misdemeanors.

Of course hate isn’t a crime.  The collectivists just want to control what people think, or at least, what they say they think.  Volition before God, and accountability for what one does, says and thinks, is replaced in this calculus with accountability before the state because the state usurps God’s authority to judge.

The collectivists want to expand it for some other reason though, to wit, they just don’t want individuals to be capable of self defense, which circumvents the process by which they adjudicate “justice,” dispense grace, and decide the future for everyone.


Comments

  1. On May 1, 2017 at 8:35 am, Fred said:

    Sure, the FBI is mindful of your civil liberties…until it isn’t. Pfft.

  2. On May 1, 2017 at 3:02 pm, Henry said:

    Hatecrime is nothing but thoughtcrime renamed.

  3. On May 6, 2017 at 7:53 am, Talktome said:

    So, all those afflicted with TDS, trump derangement syndrome, would have their firearms confiscated? It would be funny. Isn’t hate largely subjective? Talk about something that is all emotion/zero logic. It would be funny if it wasn’t so infuriating that these lunatic are authorized to rule over others.

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