Ian O'Doherty: You really think it’s her fault?
Published 11/01/2011 | 08:00
The shooting of congresswoman Gabrielle Giffords over the weekend was shocking, particularly the fact that a nine-year-old kid was one of those killed.
It was the kind of demented gun spree that we see too often in America and the fact that it happened in Arizona, which is currently one of the most controversial States of the Union, only added to the media frenzy.
After all, Arizona is at the frontline of the debate on illegal immigration and is flooded with illegal immigrants — and all their efforts to deal with the problem have led to them being called the most racist place in America.