“Well, I think this is time for a national dialogue that we can have in a calm and reasoned way in which the country can figure out how come we have so many mass shootings in this country,” the special correspondent proclaimed.
Discussing the type of weapon shooter Stephen Paddock used to launch the heinous attack, Brokaw ranted: “Where did he get that kind of a gun? You can now get an AR-15, which is a modification of a military weapon....Now they’ve got racks of these adapted military weapons.” He recounted how “Stan McChrystal, who led our forces in Afghanistan and Iraq, said we ought not to be selling these kinds of weapons to the American civilian population. They’re designed to do one thing, which is to kill people.”
He reiterated that “we need to have that kind of a dialogue in this country” and told viewers: “No other western nation has the number of gun deaths that we have in America, and we need to talk about it.Read more at NewsBusters