“Every Communist must grasp the truth, ‘Political power grows out of the barrel of a gun,’”
USA – -(Ammoland.com)- “China can offer lessons to US in protecting human rights,” Global Times admonishes. “The US will have to adopt gun control in the future… Gun ownership in China is strictly regulated, which helps reduce gun-related crimes and deaths.”
Editorialist Yu Ning is right about that strict regulation. Oh, did I say “editorialist”? I should have said “propagandist.” Global Times is an arm of the People’s Daily, and exists to promote the communist Chinese “perspective” on “international issues.” So in many ways, it’s not all that unlike CNN or MSNBC.
Or The New York Times. “The newspaper of record” showed its solidarity with the sentiment echoing “U.S. Gun Violence Draws Scorn in China as a Human Rights Issue,” and actually went a step further in a recent editorial of its own, a follow-up to an earlier call to “Repeal the Second Amendment.