if not us, who? if not now, when?

Look, Joe and other folks, number one is that you people are not listening to 61% of American citizens who want a ban on these assault rifles according to a Fox News Poll in April, 2023.

Thoughts and prayers are not enough. Ban the damn assault weapons, ban them all.

If not us, who? If not now, when?

About Sheila Morris

Sheila Morris is a personal historian, essayist with humorist tendencies, lesbian activist, truth seeker and speaker in the tradition of other female Texas storytellers including her paternal grandmother. In December, 2017, the University of South Carolina Press published her collection of first-person accounts of a few of the people primarily responsible for the development of LGBTQ organizations in South Carolina. Southern Perspectives on the Queer Movement: Committed to Home will resonate with everyone interested in LGBTQ history in the South during the tumultuous times from the AIDS pandemic to marriage equality. She has published five nonfiction books including two memoirs, an essay compilation and two collections of her favorite blogs from I'll Call It Like I See It. Her first book, Deep in the Heart: A Memoir of Love and Longing received a Golden Crown Literary Society Award in 2008. Her writings have been included in various anthologies - most recently the 2017 Saints and Sinners Literary Magazine. Her latest book, Four Ticket Ride, was released in January, 2019. She is a displaced Texan living in South Carolina with her wife Teresa Williams and their dogs Spike, Charly and Carl. She is also Naynay to her two granddaughters Ella and Molly James who light up her life for real. Born in rural Grimes County, Texas in 1946 her Texas roots still run wide and deep.
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7 Responses to if not us, who? if not now, when?

  1. You and so many others said it!

    Liked by 1 person

  2. Wayside Artist says:

    They need to go!

    Liked by 1 person

  3. Bob says:

    Lotta folks want gun control, but a lot more NRA money is flowing into politics.
    We The People need to stand up and scream ‘ENOUGH!’

    Liked by 1 person

  4. Luanne says:

    AND please more controls over letting mentally unfit people buy any kind of guns!!!!

    Liked by 1 person

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