Thomas 1 Greg Thomas WR 121 Profesor Aurora Del Val 2/14/2013 Wayne LaPierre's speech on Newtown Massacre One week after a elementary school shooting rampage that took place in Newtown, Connecticut, that left 26 children dead. Wayne LaPierre, the Executive Vice President of the National Rifle Association gave a speech to the media. On December 21st, 2012? Lapierre stood up and told reporters and fellow viewers that we need to protect our kids, by placing armed guards in the schools. To make his case, LaPierre used a number of different propaganda tactics, like name calling, card stacking and blaming to name a few. I believe LaPierre used the blaming, begging the question and to some degree the two extremes fallacy quite effectively to shift the focus from guns and protecting the second amendment…..