“They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety.”-Ben Franklin
The 2nd Amendment is the ONLY
right given to us by our creator,that specifically states "shall not infringe".
Some say that they were speaking of "the militia" and not citizens. Well, George Mason felt otherwise-"I ask, sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people, except for a few public officials
." Convention on Ratification of the Constitution, Elliot, Vol. 3, June 16, 1788
United States Code defines militia:
TITLE 10 - ARMED FORCES
Subtitle A - General Military Law
PART I - ORGANIZATION AND GENERAL MILITARY POWERS
CHAPTER 13 - THE MILITIA
(a) The militia of the United States consists of all able-bodied
males at least 17 years of age and, except as provided in section
313 of title 32, under 45 years of age who are, or who have made a
declaration of intention to become, citizens of the United States
and of female citizens of the United States who are members of the
(b) The classes of the militia are -
(1) the organized militia, which consists of the National Guard
and the Naval Militia; and
(2) the unorganized militia, which consists of the members of
the militia who are not members of the National Guard or the
Here is a Quote from "Behold A Pale Horse" written in 1991 by William Cooper, that seems relevent in these times.
“The government encouraged the manufacture and importation of firearms for the criminals to use. This is intended to foster a feeling of insecurity, which would lead the American people to voluntarily disarm themselves by passing laws against firearms. Using drugs and hypnosis on mental patients in a process called Orion, the CIA inculcated the desire in these people to open fire on schoolyards and thus inflame the ant-igun lobby. This plan is well under way, and so far is working perfectly. The middle class is begging the government to do away with the 2nd Amendment.”
Lastly for tonight, take a couple minutes, and read this article.
The Constitution: For Times Such as These – Tenth Amendment Center