Second Amendment Isn’t the Answer

by Jeff Swanson

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The Second Amendment to the Constitution is not the answer. It’s not the answer to the debate we are having about guns and gun control. Conservatives should no longer spend time invoking it.

I’m not really joking.

I think it might be important to note that I am a full supporter of the Second Amendment. Lest you wish mental daggers besiege me, ultimately the best support for reasonably unfettered support of gun ownership is the guaranty the Amendment provides. It will continue to provide that blanket of protection.

But it’s not a great argument. Continue reading

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NYT Op-ed: ‘Let’s Give Up on the Constitution’ | NewsBusters.org

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NYT Op-ed: ‘Let’s Give Up on the Constitution’ | NewsBusters.org.
by Todd Blumer

Well, at least we know one of the New Year’s resolutions on a certain radical professor’s list. That resolution, undermining the Constitution whenever and wherever possible to serve the “progressive” agenda, has been on the list of the paper for which this professor wrote for quite a while. Continue reading →