Guns are for Cowards

Bernie Bleske
4 min readJun 2, 2022
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One has to imagine that the men who keep shooting innocent people think of themselves as brave. The Buffalo murderer even claimed to be defending a cause, placing himself on the dangerous front lines of a war he imagines coming. He said he was willing to be imprisoned, even martyred, to rescue his ‘culture’ from a threat.

Of all the motivations behind public mass slaughter, ‘cowardice’ is one of the least likely the killers…