Banning them would only embolden the criminal element who have no respect for the law. Liberal pundits see the NRA as madmen ready to pop a cap at everyone, whereas in reality they are just upholding their Second Amendment rights Our educational system has done little to get our youth to truly understand why the Second Amendment was placed in our Bill of Rights. Kudos to our great educators that have. Without guns, the Redcoats would have had easy authority over the colonists. The patriots understood that tyranny must be attacked with force and liberty must be defended. After the Civil War and Reconstruction gun laws came about to limit the economic and political power of blacks, primarily in South, many of which were in the Party of Lincoln as they faced intimidation from whites. Many blacks were turned away before they got to the polls from marauding whites and the KKK. And Hitler during his era raped the Jewish ghettos by also taking their guns when his forces came in. Gun violence has been a part of America history from its inception. From the founding to the Civil War to the American advancement out West guns have been use to protect and to intimidate.
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