KDVR reports: “However, what’s different this time around is the clientele. Mike Smith, a firearms instructor in Colorado Springs, is one of many closely tracking the sudden surge in gays and lesbians buying weapons.”
“I look at it as a disenfranchised minority that needs someone who’s willing to say I’m a resource who’s here and willing to help,” Smith told KDVR.More.
Reality check: As a Canadian, I have grave doubts that personally arming oneself is a solution.
Shouldn’t people be more concerned about why the police can’t help? Have local officers been attending courses against Islamophobia but never courses about how some Muslim nations view gays and why their influence might matter?
And have we ever wondered why the governments we pay taxes to can’t just say “Islamic terror”?
“Diversity” is not a strength. Tolerance is often a strength, but diversity as such is virtually never a strength.
So are the people scarred by Orlando going to continue to support all that “diversity” crap or insist on protection?
Oh wait! They can go burn down the local Jesus Holler instead. Sure. That’ll work.
See also: Gun control as Orlando denial