Natural and man-made disasters politicized
on which there has been no agreement in this country for a very long time?”
Seems not. First thing this morning Hillary Clinton tweeted blaming the NRA. But the worst thing I heard was a quote from one of CBS’ top lawyers who since has been fired for her obscene comments. Former Vice President and Senior Counsel Hallie Geftman-Gold tweeted that the Las Vegas shooting victims didn’t deserve any sympathy because country music fans are often gun-toting Republicans.
Wow! The victims of the deadliest shooting in modern U.S. history don’t even deserve sympathy? Such hatred! Such vitriol! Some witnesses claim it was worse than any scenes they saw in Iraq.
Add that to the horrific scenes we’ve seen coming in from the hurricane-ravaged islands of Puerto Rico, Dominica, the Virgin Islands, etc. and the city of Houston and others in Texas and Louisiana.
And we can’t forget the horrible scenes of destruction that Irma left in the entire state of Florida. Even the street in front of my house looks like a war zone with all the dead trees and branches that Irma destroyed as she made her way from Key West all the way up the state.
So you can ask yourself if God is punishing America because it seems liberal politicians are moving us away from Christian principles. Or you can run toward the principle of man-made climate change. You can read all the social media posts which want to blame all these problems on Donald Trump.
We know that natural disasters are the work of Mother Nature or better yet, God. But while we don’t know the reason a supposedly rich man took 10 – 20 guns and hundreds of ammunition into a luxury hotel to rein evil on 22,000 fun-loving individuals, we do know that none of these recent tragedies had anything to do with race, religion or political beliefs.
And for those who want to blame guns for the Vegas tragedy, we could very well all be living in Chicago, otherwise known as “Chi-Raq” for its constant gun violence in spite of strict gun laws, where already