US: David Hogg, the leading student activist calling for gun control following the Florida school shooting, was exposed in a leaked video as he is being coached on what to say for a CNN interview. At one point, someone off camera says: “He forgot his lines”. Hogg’s father, incidentally, is a retired FBI agent. When Donald Trump, Jr. Tweeted that he thought Hogg was a crisis actor, Hogg responded by saying it was too bad there are people like that who have lost their faith in America.
Ron Paul says that the Syrian Army is defeating radical jihadist rebels in Ghouta, an enclave near Damascus, yet the United Nations is painting Syrian President Assad as a killer of children. When the Syrian Army forced ISIS out of Aleppo, the media accused them of atrocities, but citizens eagerly returned to their homes, proving that the media was lying. This analysis covers many additional topics that make it well worth watching.
Matt Bevin, the Governor of Kentucky, says an increase in school shootings over the past 50 years is caused by a desensitization to violence through TV, video games, lyrics to popular music, and psychiatric drugs. He points out that Germany and Russia, where guns are totally banned. there still are school shootings.