British anti-gun activist Piers Morgan wrote an Op-Ed published in the U.K. Daily Mail on Monday in which he condemned Saturday’s ambush of two Los Angeles County Sheriff deputies in Compton.
Condemnation of those who target and attempt to execute law enforcement officers shouldn’t be something we should have to praise media figures for doing.
But in today’s political climate, credit must be given where it is due.
Even if credit must be awarded to Morgan.
The former CNN host wrote that the video of the two deputies being shot as they sat in a patrol car shocked him, and he even compared the attempted daylight execution to the killing of George Floyd, which sparked the nationwide movement that is plausibly partially responsible for the shootings of those officers.
“I didn’t think I would see anything as sickening this year as the appalling killing of