Protection from Tyranny? The Second Amendment as a Means to Protect the State, Not Overthrow It

Sep 24, 2013 Full story: OpEdNews

In the wake of mass shootings like those that occurred at Newtown, Aurora, and now the D.C. Naval Yard, the pro-gun lobby reminds us that the 2nd Amendment was created as a safeguard so that ordinary citizens can protect themselves from a tyrannical government.

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Since: Jan 09

Don't Tread On Me

#1 Sep 24, 2013
More left wing crap.

The author should have learned the 10th amendment and back tracked to the 2nd.
Chesty

Indianapolis, IN

#2 Sep 28, 2013
Where Is My America wrote:
More left wing crap.
The author should have learned the 10th amendment and back tracked to the 2nd.
You say that as if you believed the author cared to educate himself about history using actual facts.

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