“I actually hate guns.”
“It’s time for our politicians to act [on gun control].”
“Anyone who would run out to buy an assault rifle after the Newtown massacre has very little left in their body or soul worth protecting.”
Will is a big donor to gun control efforts.
“Yes, people pull the trigger. But guns are the instrument of death.”
“Gun control? We need bullet control! I think every bullet should cost $5,000. Because if a bullet cost $5,000, we wouldn’t have any innocent bystanders.”
I think there should be a lot of gun laws.”
This outspoke gun control director has made his living directing gun action movies, including all four Lethal Weapon films, Conspiracy Theory (1997), and most recently, 16 Blocks (2006).
NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg
Nanny Bloomberg created Mayors Against Illegal Guns, an organization of city mayors promoting tougher federal, state, and local gun regulation. In 2007, he sued New York City firearms dealers to “control guns.”
Filmmaker Michael Moore
“The way to honor these dead children [of Newtown, CT] is to demand strict gun control, free mental health care, and an end to violence as public policy.”
Texas Representative Sheila Jackson Lee
She recently told the media that she is in favor of a national gun registry — so that she can track and identify all gun owners.
MSNBC Host Chris Matthews
“Let’s keep reminding ourselves that a lot of people who are for gun safety also are for world peace, also for jobs, also for the environment. People who are for guns are for guns.”
Rep. Nancy Pelosi
“[Gun control] a matter of time. It might be inconceivable to the NRA that this might happen; it’s inevitable to us.”
Rosie O’Donnell “I don’t care if you want to hunt. I don’t care if you think it’s your right. I say, ‘Sorry.’ We have had enough as a nation. You are not allowed to own a gun, and if you do own a gun I think you should go to prison.”
Several months later, her own bodyguard applied for a concealed gun permit. Oh, the hypocrisy.
Senator Dianne Feinstein
She is queen of gun control in the Senate. This California Democrat introduced the Assault Weapons Ban of 2013, which intends to ban the sale, transfer, manufacturing and importation of most semiautomatic firearms.
Singer Tony Bennett
“I’d like the assault weapons to go to war, not on our own country, and I’d like assault weapons eliminated.”
President Barack Obama
“You go into some of these small towns in the Midwest, the jobs have been gone now for 25 years and nothing’s replaced them. Each successive administration has said that somehow these communities are going to regenerate and they have not. So it’s not surprising then that they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren’t like them or anti-immigrant sentiment or antitrade sentiment as a way to explain their frustrations.”
Many liberals will not acknowledge that gun control will do nothing to address the root causes of violence. They constantly push for stricter gun laws, which take guns away from law-abiding citizens. This leaves them no way to protect themselves against armed criminals (who do not follow laws in the first place).
This is only a small list of those Hollywood Liberals and the like that want to keep you from owning a gun.