What do the Gray Panthers, the Congress of Neurological Surgeons, the American Civil Liberties Union, the American Academy of Pediatrics and the National Council of Jewish Women all have in common? And what about the NAACP, the National Black Nurses Association, the American Jewish Congress and the Anti-Defamation League?
They’re all on the NRA’s extensive enemies list.
In Wednesday’s Rewrite, msnbc’s Lawrence O’Donnell broke down the wide-ranging organizations Wayne LaPierre and the NRA have explicitly listed as enemies.
“It’s a goofy list,” O’Donnell said. “But it is also a poisonous list filled with hatred and paranoia. And where there is hatred and paranoia in America, there is always racism and anti-Semitism.”