Republicans Are Trying to Link Mass Shootings to Trans People
Guns don’t kill people. Trans people do. That’s the absurd claim that a wave of conservatives are making following conflicting reports about the gender identity of the Nashville shooter who killed three nine-year-olds and three adults at a private Christian school on Monday.
“How much hormones like testosterone and medications for mental illness was the transgender Nashville school shooter taking?” Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) tweeted Monday evening. “Everyone can stop blaming guns now.”
“We seem to be watching the rise of trans terrorism,” Fox News’ Tucker Carlson said in...