Since the tragedy in Tucson, the New York Times has started an all out campaign for gun control, with a relentless number of pieces news, editorials, and op eds. In its advocacy, even the news stories are heavily biased by selectively quoting only academics who support pro gun control positions. These seemingly unbiased sources are then contrasted with opposing views from clearly biased people on the other side, such as an NRA spokesman or a right wing politician. The implied conclusion: scientific evidence favors gun control, but self interest stands in the way.

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