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Guns and the Crisis of Masculinity in the US

In a recent online debate about gun control, I sensed the way the gun advocates were actually “hostile” in a very specific sense. Hostility in the sense I think usefully defined in George Kelly’s Personal Construct Theory as what results … Continue reading

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Christmas Conflict Art: Not

I noticed the gun industry getting into the spirit of Christmas at the Scottsdale Gun Club in Arizona in the photo below. Hunter S Thompson would love it. What would Jesus do? My vicar friend Benny has just suggested the … Continue reading

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AK-47

There are an estimated 75 million AK-47s in the world http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AK-47

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