“Some have argued that the country’s gun laws helped Holmes carry out his killing spree and those on the hard Left have even called for an outright ban on assault weapons.
Others, though, have defended the gun rights of Americans, cautioning Americans against blaming a lack of gun laws before a motive in the case is even determined. One of those people, believe it or not, is rapper and actor Ice-T.
Talking with Channel 4 London’s Krishnan Guru-Murthy just hours after the news of the shooting began to surface, the legendary rapper shot down claims that the Aurora tragedy should be linked to gun rights.
‘I’d give up my gun when everybody else does,’ Ice-T said. ’The right to bear arms is because that’s the last form of defense against tyranny.…”
While we share different views, are on opposite sides politically and I am not a fan of gangster rap, props to rapper Tracy Marrow aka Ice-T whom I strongly suspect is not the only rapper and/or actor to oppose gun control for speaking the truth.