It is emblematic of the media cartel to take words out of context and twist them to change the meaning to something they can use for political attacks. That is what happened to Chancellor Jerry Falwell, Jr. when he called for students to be legally armed for self defense.
Here are the remarks as written about at talkingpointsmemo.com:
During the school's weekly convocation, Falwell dismissed calls for gun control in the wake of the deadly shooting in San Bernardino, California.The remarks were met with loud applause and cheering. Reuters.com reports the remarks this way:
"It just blows my mind when I see the President of the United States say that the answer to circumstances like that is more gun control," Falwell said.
"If some of those people in that community center had had what I’ve got in my back pocket right now," he continued before he was cut off with cheers from the crowd. "I’ve always thought if more good people had concealed-carry permits, then we could end those Muslims before they walk in and killed us."
"It just blows my mind when I see that the president of the United States [says] that the answer to circumstances like that is more gun control," Falwell said, according to the newspaper. "… I've always thought if more good people had concealed carry permits, then we could end those Muslims before they walked in…"Here is the report from Politico:
Jerry Falwell Jr., a leader in the evangelical community, told students during a Friday convocation he has “always thought if more good people had concealed carry permits, then we could end those Muslims before they walked in ... Let’s teach them a lesson if they ever show up here."Here is the csmonitor.com version:
"I've always thought if more good people had concealed carry permits, then we could end those Muslims before they walked in," Falwell said.Cbsnews.com says that the final words of the message were not clearly heard:
"I've always thought if more good people had concealed carry permits, then we could end those Muslims before they walked in," Falwell said. The final words of his statement could not be clearly heard on a videotape of the remarks, which Falwell posted on Twitter.Cbsnews writes that Falwall clarified what the last words were, but does not print them in its article. If the words were difficult to decipher, it was because of the enthusiastic student response.
Falwell's remarks were first published by newsadvance.com. The full sentence has been corrected, with the final words added. The newsadvance correction reports that Falwell is not backing down from calling for students to be legally armed. We seem to be entering a transition, where many people are willing to stand up to the media cartel's control of the narrative and agenda.
Reached by phone Friday evening, Falwell said he’s had a concealed carry permit for a while, but he’s now decided to carry a gun after recent mass attacks. “If anything we need more people with concealed carry permits,” he said.
Liberty University offers a free concealed carry course for students, and has done so for years. Students must be 21 years old to obtain the concealed carry permit in Virginia.Falwell said he was referencing Islamic militants committing terrorist attacks like the ones in California and France, not Muslims in general.
Chancellor Falwell has been widely defended for his remarks by the University Students on twitter and other social media.
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