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  1. Legal and Activism
    If the first ten Amendments (aka, the Bill Of Rights) of the U.S. Constitution were to be reconsidered and potentially revised, what would you like to see be the wording of each? 1. Say, with the preamble to the BOR, to ensure its purpose is patently clear and cannot be misconstrued. 2. Or...
  2. Legal and Activism
    Looks like the courts might be starting to broaden their thinking regarding the right to keep and bear arms. At least, on some fronts. If You Care about Guns, You Should Care about Knives, Too @ National Review, 9/28/20.
  3. Legal and Activism
    The Second Amendment Foundation announces the following: Gun Rights Policy Conference, Sept. 19-20 of this year -- online and free. (Can register at the link.) Synopsis: The 35th Annual Gun Rights Policy Conference (GRPC 2020) will be held online September 19 & 20th, 2020. This year’s theme...
  4. Legal and Activism
    Relates to the media firestorm and the slanderous and libelous claims made against high school students who were in the Washington D.C. area, where they were assaulted by various people and, true to form, much of the U.S. media publicly lambasted them for assumed behavior that was later proved...
  5. Legal and Activism
    Here's a fairly straightforward statement about the nature of the government trampling of liberties we've all been experiencing (or reading about). Makes one think. If rights can be trampled and plowed under for this or that reason, then we've allowed them to be come privileges doled out by...
  6. Legal and Activism
    NOTE: Please refrain from outright discussion of politics; this isn't the sub-forum for it. This topic is posted as a simple statement of upholding liberty, something sadly lacking in nearly everyone we hire these days. Given the threats to basic liberties we in the United States have...
  7. Legal and Activism
    In the wake of the U.S. Supreme Court declining to hear the case of New York State Rifle & Pistol Association v. City of New York, here is an interesting analysis in an op-ed article at National Review. Suggests changes are afoot in SCOTUS that might bode well for casting down some of the...
  8. Legal and Activism
    I learned this at the state assembly Saturday. Firearms regulations may not only violate the second amendment. The state of Alabama constitution includes article 26 that reads “That every citizen has a right to bear arms in defense of himself and the state.”
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