As a member of both the American Academy of Pediatrics and the National Rifle Association, I frequently see seriously conflicting views on the issue of private gun ownership spread by these two organizations. Both organizations are entitled to opinions, but it does distress me a great deal when I see incorrect information spread by either side, such as appeared in the June 1989 AAP News.

In the article pertaining to gun control on page 16 of that issue, multiple quotes from Sarah Brady appeared in which she mentioned "assault weapons" and "Saturday night specials".

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