I edited the thread title to make it clearer.
Mamet had some sort of political epiphany a couple of years ago. Even wrote a book, which I admit to having slogged through. He's gone from being insufferably self-righteous on one side of the spectrum to being insufferably self-righteous on the other.
Still, this essay is well-written, and it'll be seen by a wider audience than, say, Joe Bob's Gun Blog.
Sometimes it’s nice not to destroy the world for a change.