Loaded Words: How Language Shapes The Gun Debate

NPR- February 27, 2013

Ask “gun control advocates” to describe what this debate is about, and they’ll say “control” really isn’t the word they prefer…”Gun control” suggests big government telling Americans what to do. “Violence prevention” — well, that’s something everybody could support in theory. (Read full story here)

We may not say what we meant to say.
This leaves one option for us,
Keep one eye on the dictionary,
The other on Roget’s Thesaurus.

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