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Vintage Eric Holder Video: "Brainwash" People Against Guns

| by Mark Berman Opposing Views

Video of Attorney General Eric Holder has emerged in which he calls on the "creative community" to "brainwash" people against guns.

Speaking to a Democratic women's group in 1995, Holder, then the U.S. Attorney in the District of Columbia, said:

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"What we need to do is change the way in which people think about guns, especially young people, and make it something that's not cool, that it's not acceptable, it's not hip to carry a gun anymore, in the way in which we've changed our attitudes about cigarettes," Holder said. "We need to do this every day of the week and just really brainwash people into thinking about guns in a vastly different way."

The videon was unearthed Monday by the conservative Breitbart.com.

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