Cato Institute’s (and George W. Bush’s) Ownership Society Created Cop Stand Down in Uvalde

A lot of people are talking about the cowardly Uvalde cops who refused to rescue the grade school children from the AR-15 assault rifle and it’s twisted holder. There is something else to look at here.

Remember George W. Bush’s Ownership Society? That concept was created by the Cato Institute, a right-wing extremist think tank (if you can call that thinking), as a campaign theme for Bush to run on. It didn’t go away with Bush. Democrats since then did nothing to stop it. We’re…

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Ellen Beth Gill

Ellen Beth Gill

Lawyer. Artist. Little known fact about me: I have a football trophy for accidentally tackling someone holding the ball at the right time.