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Tue Jan 15, 2013, 02:43 AM

Opposing divestment in gun companies

Reminds me of those who opposed divestment from South Africa. The forces that prop up injustice and regimes of violence are relentless.

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JoeyT Jan 2013 #1

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Tue Jan 15, 2013, 12:23 PM

1. Pretty much.

Just like the people that wouldn't divest in a company that uses slave labor or busts unions: They don't give a damn where the money comes from, as long as the money comes. How fucked up do you have to be to think "Hot damn, a massacre! Time to buy up stock in gun manufacturers!"

I really wish we could've gotten gun control in steps, instead of trying to pass a larger bill with multiple things. If we could've gotten a quick ban on the sale or transfer of large cap magazines the gun industry stocks would probably be tanking.

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