The terrorist attack that occurred in Paris on Nov. 13 by The Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIS) has left France and the rest of the world shaken. However, mere hours after the attack and largely before the world was fully informed of the events, people were weighing in on what should have been done to prevent the tragedy. Politicians such as Donald Trump and Newt Gingrich, alongside political commentator Ann Coulter and journalist Judith Miller, showed insensitivity following the attack by launching into their political spiels about gun control. While there must be future discussions held about how to prevent a repeat of the tragic event, using a horrific act of terrorism to aggrandize one’s political agenda so soon after it occurred is appalling and disrespectful to the French victims.

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