So, if any of you are following Yoko Ono via her Twitter account, you would’ve noticed a series of morbid tweets from the artiste recently. On what would have been her 44th wedding anniversary to the late John Lennon (of the Beatles), the peace activist tweeted a picture of his blood-stained glasses. The thing is, she tweeted it a few times whilst describing America as a “war zone”.
The tweets came just a day after US legislators dropped their efforts to include a ban on assault weapons in the US Senate’s gun control bill, conceding the ban did not have enough votes.
We can’t say that we totally agree with the decision. Did they not hear about the Aurora theatre massacre? What about the Sandy Hook shooting? Were there not enough votes from the #DemandAPlan campaign, which was spearheaded by some of America’s top celebrities?
Really, we can’t say that we totally agree with the decision. And clearly, neither can Yoko: