Showing posts with label gun control. Show all posts
Showing posts with label gun control. Show all posts

Thursday, March 25, 2021

Does Gun Control (Registration) Lead to Gun Confiscation?

Let's Ask the Germans of the Late 1930's. I'll bet they could tell us plenty!

What makes me a little different than most human beings here in the “free world” is my education. No, I'm not talking about degrees, I'm referring to the common everyday things that define us. For me, it was a teacher or two in elementary school and junior high that explained what history and current events was/is all about.

Nazi Germany, 1938

One old gentleman teacher that taught us history told us, “what I'm about to share with you, you won't find in any history book.” What he said next was not only unbelievable, but it was utterly shocking and repulsive to my senses, but I never forgot what he had to say. He said that in Nazi Germany, Adolph Hitler pitched the idea of a centralized gun registry to his nation, that it would result in safer streets. It was this centralized gun registration that enabled Hitler to commit the atrocities that we've heard so much about.

Not everyone will agree with this assessment, which has long been the popular understanding with regard to the German situation in the late 1930's as Hitler rose to power. There are those who have long tried to squelch all talk about this subject matter for many, many decades. In the 1980's, those voices became so bold as to actually claim that there never was a Holocaust. 

Why? I suspect that it's because the Devil's in the details here. It was Hitler's contention that if you tell the people a really big lie, and if you tell it to them enough, they'll believe it even if they should know better. You can see the same premise being used by the legacy news organizations with regard to President Trump all four years, and even now. 

The following is a paragraph from a hit piece that seeks to discredit the allegation that Hitler's gun registration facilitated the German Holocaust.

“The Nazi gun control argument is a belief that gun regulations in the Third Reich helped to facilitate the rise of the Nazis and the Holocaust.[1][2][3] The majority of historians and fact-checkers have described the argument as 'dubious,'[4] 'questionable,'[5] 'preposterous,'[6] 'tendentious,'[3] or 'problematic.'[2] This argument is frequently employed by opponents of gun control in debates on U.S. gun politics. Questions about its validity, and about the motives behind its inception, have been raised by scholars. Proponents in the United States have used it as part of a 'security against tyranny' argument, while opponents have referred to it as a form of reductio ad Hitlerum[7]” (Wikipedia,

In Closing

There are three incidents where I was, as a child, given information that supports the allegation that a centralized gun registry led to Nazi atrocities in Germany:

  1. First, in the 1950's, I was told that soldiers on the various military bases on CONUS were given permission to maintain a personal firearm. The odd part of this is that their CO did not want to know about it. When I asked why, I was told that they did not want to risk an accounting of the personal firearms on base, just in case something happened in the United States as it did in Germany.

  2. While I was director of the U.S. Veteran Information (non-governmental) organization, I received word from a retired USAF officer that during WWII they air dropped “Saturday Night Specials” over enemy lines for the resistance fighters. They came with one slug and a dowel rod. With that weapon concealed in a pocket, they could use it to commandeer heavier weaponry. He claimed that the Saturday Night Special helped defeat the Germans and this is why there's such a pushback against them in society--his words, not mine.

  3. The info provided by the history teacher cited earlier in the opening of this article. He told his class that Hitler took that list of gun owners and sent his Brown Shirts house to house to confiscate their weapons.

As to the third item above, this teacher told us that these animals (the Brown Shirts) would come calling, asking the owner to relinquish the listed weapon(s). If the gun owner said he didn't have it, that he had sold it or gave it away, they'd ask for the name of the person whom he gave it to. If the gun owner said he couldn't recall, one of the Brown Shirts went into the house, took one of the gun owners children into the street and blew their head off with a German Luger. 

They then informed the gun owner that every hour, on the hour they'd return to the house to see if his memory had improved. If it didn't, they'd do the same thing over and over with other members of his family until they had the gun or the name of the person it was given to--that or in the end, there'd be no one else to return to the confines of the house.

In Part 2 to this article, we'll go into published reports that support the allegation of a gun registry in Germany prior to gun confiscation and the ensuing holocaust.  --Al Colombo

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Saturday, July 16, 2016

Terrorism in France, and the Radicalization of the Presidency

The Weaponization of Everything Under the Sun

The localized attack on the French during one of the widely celebrated days of the year is not only heartbreaking, but it’s also shocking. In addition, it further proves that if it’s not a gun, then it will be some other type of weapon—a car, truck, a plane, a knife, a tractor, a go-cart, whatever.

Look, there’s a faction of society--the controlling class, if you will—who have targeted “guns” for extermination, not the crazed individuals who use them to create terror in our lives. And not at all surprising enough, these same controllers own and/or control the majority of news media outlets across the world.

With that media control, they have chosen to focus on “guns” and they are using that control in an integrated manner to support the thought that “guns are bad,” and “those who misuse them are simply misguided because of their past.”

All of this media control is leveraged with personal messages by President Obama, as he works to complete his last term with one or more executive orders designed to further exclude purchases and use of weapons by common, law-abiding citizens here in the States.

We all know deep in our hearts that the intention of those leaders, like Obama, who oppose common gun ownership is to create a vacuum where the only individuals who can legally have them are law enforcement, federal employees, and military. But what about Obama’s “Civilian Army,” who he sought to create when he first took office. If you recall, this Civilian Army was to be just as well armed and funded as our regular Army. Hmmm

Obama's Citizen Army

When Obama came to power, he called for the creation of a civilian security force that is as well funded and armed as our regular military. When I first heard about this, I thought to myself, "It sounds a lot like Hitler's Brown Shirts who he used to repel Communist attacks during the early years of his effort to take over the German government.

The thing that all of us need to remember here is that those who own and control the press also control what is publicly perceived as "right" and "wrong." As I attempt to envision a civilian security force, just as well armed and funded as our regular military, all under the control of President Obama and those whom he might place in power, I shudder.

So, whatever happened to his citizen army?

I found a recent call to action on the issue of the nationalization of local police by the DOJ: OBAMA'S 'NATIONAL CIVILIAN SECURITY FORCE' ENDORSED, as Sharpton calls for nationalization of cops in wake of Baltimore riots.

Editor's note on Oct. 22, 2020: the following link and the video are no longer available. Obviously someone decided that it was not  wise to either continue carrying it on their website, or perhaps someone who owns the individual it's about made that decision. In any event, here is another one about Obama's Citizen Army: click here!

Here's another reference to Obama's citizen security force: Obama Building A Civilian Army For 2015, Get Ready For War. See the video below please:

Here's another mention about Obama's civilian army: Obama’s civilian army and secret police: DHS Protective Security Service.

On June 30, 2010, the POS was at it again. Speaking at a town hall meeting, Obama declared that the military was “overburdened’ by the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. He then resurrected his 2008 campaign idea and proposed to build a “civilian expeditionary force” that’s as large as the military, without however giving the legal basis for this “civilian expeditionary force” nor how he intends to pay for another military-sized institution when the more than $700 billion annual military budget was already choking the federal government’s budget.

Please see the associated video below:

The Radicalization of the Presidency

I don't think that ever in the history of this nation has there been a president who hates the country he lead--this nation, in fact--as much as President Obama and the First Lady. I know this is history to some, but to others--those who continue to make excuses for this president, it's not. Read the following statements and I believe you will understand why things have gone so terribly wrong in this nation over the past eight years. With that said, please understand that I believe that the last President Bush that we had works for the same controlling Elite that Obama does.

Believe me, writing about this gives me absolutely no pleasure. But, this needs to be openly discussed now, not after martial law is declared and a civil war results.

Allan Colombo

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