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Every Day is the Right Day to Talk About Guns

Meghan Neal

The While House's response after the Sandy Hook school shooting was a predictable one. This is the way that we deal with such incidents in the U.S.—we acknowledge them; we are briefly shocked by them; then we term it impolite to discuss their implications, and to argue about them. At some point, we will have to stop putting it off, stop pretending that doing so is the proper, respectful thing.

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