As you are all aware, Senator Dianne Feinstein released her list Thursday of guns she would like to see banned. I am certain that she feels morally and intellectually superior to the great unwashed out there who do not want to see Second Amendment rights infringed upon. I am certain that the lefties out there feel as if they have seized the moral high ground here for our children.
Funny isn’t it?
Kids die outside the womb and it is a tragedy. Kids die inside the womb and it is a “choice.”
Another thing that happened on Thursday was Senator John Kerry undergoing his confirmation hearings to be the next Secretary of State. Senator Barbara Boxer asked Kerry is he still supported the United Nation’s Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination against Women. (That acronym would be CEDAW for short.) That’s a very noble and high-sounding name. You can, as the newsboys used to say “read all about it” here. To save you the trouble of clicking, here is an excerpt from the site:
“By accepting the Convention, States commit themselves to undertake a series of measures to end discrimination against women in all forms, including:
· to incorporate the principle of equality of men and women in their legal system, abolish all discriminatory laws and adopt appropriate ones prohibiting discrimination against women;
· to establish tribunals and other public institutions to ensure the effective protection of women against discrimination; and
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