Freepers Remind each other that the 2nd Amendment Is Not About Hunting But About Killing Fellow Americans in Uniform One Day
Right wing thinking is to praise our “brave men and women in uniform” who of course we all know we will one day have to ambush in the streets and kill them since these very same “brave men and women in uniform” will enforce the dictator’s policies. Kind of sucks the Republicans funded and armed the Pentagon in such vast amounts if that is the coming scenario…..
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REMINDER: The Second Amendment Is Not About Hunting
American Thinker ^ | 01/11/2013 | Michael Geer
Posted on January 11, 2013 10:25:25 AM EST by SeekAndFind
You know it. I know it. The unspoken truth is the Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States of America is about citizens resisting and overcoming tyranny.
A common law and natural law right considered for 200+ years as an inalienable right. Speaking plainly, the 2nd is our bulwark against government which becomes despotic.
Armed free citizens are the final bulwark against tyranny by local, state or federal government.
When the Declaration, the Constitution and the Bill of Rights committed our people to founding a new Nation guns were natural and necessary. For putting food on the table and, wait for it, personal defense against hostilities. Armed citizens have a long history of taking action to correct despotic governments. Feudal economies faded away due in no small part to enough peasants acquiring arms. And the will to use them.
Federalist 46. James Madison, known as the author of most of the Bill of Rights said of arms and the common man …