As we debate the issue of what the 2nd Amendment really means, and who it really applies to, we are also debating the rights associated with 9 other amendments that also form th Bill of Rights. Here is a nice link to the Bill of Rights Institute, which not only give… Continue reading What are Our Needs? is that the same as Our Rights?
Tag: Right to keep and bear arms
Our Rights, and what are they?
I think I have been pretty consistent about our right to "bear arms". I refute that our rights are limited to what people, or some of them, think we "need" to have. The "Bill of Rights" says noting about these right being applied "only in time of need" but says, our right, what our rights… Continue reading Our Rights, and what are they?
The Price of Freedom…
I am sure you have heard the old cliché about the "Price of Freedom" being "Eternal Vigilance". You might have even wondered why people keep saying it. After-all it is a cliché, and probably has no meaning in our modern world... If you do think this, then you are missing the point of a cliché.. … Continue reading The Price of Freedom…
What Rights do we REALLY Need?
We have rights! These right are laid out in the Bill of Rights as listed in the United States Constitution. This means that while there might be some restrictions on these rights, such as no bang bang for felons, these rights can not be outlawed by one of the very groups that these laws protect us… Continue reading What Rights do we REALLY Need?
Our right to Endanger other people
While most people may not be able to quote the precise wording of the Bill of Rights, they will still be able to tell you what rights they have.. Some of these rights have been limited, for reasons of safety, such as the Supreme Court having ruled that you may NOT yell "FIRE" in… Continue reading Our right to Endanger other people