Conservatives are accused of wanting to return America to minority discrimination, white male supremacy, female reproductive enslavement, unequal opportunities and hypocritical Judeo-Christian moral tyranny. Please. Many simply think that discarding some social norms for the sake of "progress" has produced less male-female relationship stability, less community cohesion, fewer children raised with two parents and more rejection of the Ten Commandments as rules for harmonious living.
By the time this column appears, readers will have heard most of what can be said about mass shootings, why they happen and how they might be stopped. The country is still divided over what or whom to blame for the carnage—guns, a violent culture, or people.