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In a new video, Sarah Palin has decried the shooting of Gabrielle Giffords, along with the finger-pointing she believes has made her a scapegoat of sorts.

Slamming critics who say she bears blame, she says “We must reject the idea that [when] a law is broken, society is guilty rather than the lawbreaker.”

Check out her full video response here and comment below:

Sarah Palin Speaks on Gabrielle Giffords Shooting

Sarah drew criticism after it was discovered that Rep. Giffords was targeted in Palin’s crosshairs map of GOP takeover opportunities released last fall.

Palin says media figures “manufacture a blood libel that serves only to incite the very hatred and violence they purport to condemn. That is reprehensible.”

Pointing fingers at finger-pointing, the former Governor adds: “We are better than the mindless finger pointing we endured in the wake of the tragedy.”

What do you think? Is Sarah Palin partly to blame?