Playing with guns, real coercion

From the archives: Posted on 5th September, 1995

It is rather ironic that I who love guns (I am in love with shooting real Smith and Wesson .44 magnums) have an aversion to coercion in reality (i.e., real coercion of real people), whilst others are quite happy to use extreme coercion to make their children stop playing mere fantasy games in which no one is coerced…

Sarah Fitz-Claridge, 1995, ‘Playing with guns, real coercion’, https://www.takingchildrenseriously.com/playing-with-guns-real-coercion/