I'm a member of the NRA, unlike most if not all of the recent mass shooters.
So why is the NRA being targeted with this campaign to get other businesses to sever their the civil-rights organization? Because the <strike>gun-control</strike> gun ban advocates can't win the argument fairly.
So they paint arguably one of the biggest advocates of the Second Amendment as killers of children and the recipients of blood money. For nothing more than advocacy.
To the left, the symbolism of toppling the NRA represents a key battle in their war on Second Amendment rights. Defeating or neutralizing the power of the Second Amendment's champion means they can start fixing a constitutional right they don't like. The hell with the fact that their measures are:
So removing the NRA becomes necessity.
I've noticed the gun-grabbers are not above hyperbole, deceit, and distortions coupled with appeals to emotion to persuade an uninformed public and their elected representatives that "we must do something", even if illegal and uneffective.
So why would they want the NRA to exist to check them on the facts?