what we need to do is make sure if our weapons are taken by force we use them on those who instigated the oppression
and if cops have assault weapons (whatever those are) we should have them too
There are two novels that can change a bookish fourteen-year old's life: The Lord of the Rings and Atlas Shrugged. One is a childish fantasy that often engenders a lifelong obsession with its unbelievable heroes, leading to an emotionally stunted, socially crippled adulthood, unable to deal with the real world. The other, of course, involves orcs.... John Rogers
Our government can do a lot more in improving their trust and honesty..
This will have to occur before we get carried away with adequate gun regulation, including "national ID" .
I am emotional - YES
Being human does this.
What we need is for the people to have trust in our government....and the police.....if we do not have this, "we in trouble"...
I do not like the idea of taking.....and I have NEVER advocated this....
I do advocate the complete background checks and future prevention of the insane owning guns.....
Insane means , in this case, anything off center....
And the determination of this is very difficult....I think....
and do you think people who know they cannot pass such a check will not be able to buy a gun
just like people who don't have prescriptions for Oxy or Vicodin cannot get the stuff?
From thread on authoritarian governments.
Be sure to work hard and get lots of overtime. People on welfare want more steaks and free upgrades to smart phones with unlimited data packages.