Limits

Limits

You’ll notice I don’t spend a lot of time so far covering the legal wording of the 2nd amendment. Yes, it’s useful, but the point I’m trying to make, one that Ivan Throne brings up very explicitly in his recent post, is that these are natural rights. To argue the law in any context but “no, that’s not what it says” is to accept that changing the law removes our rights. The 2nd amendment is an expression of a philosophy and grants us nothing. That said, why did the founders write what they wrote? There are a lot of partial Read more »