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The American Solution: Reach for the Guns

George1026 Wrote: Jul 28, 2012 8:56 AM
I think we need to remember that the right to keep and bear arms did not originate with the Second Amendment. The right to keep and bear arms was a part of the English Bill of Rights of 1689. It was reported by Sir William Blackstone in his monumental "Commentary on the Laws of England"(1765), Book One, Chapter One. http://www.lonang.com/exlibris/blackstone/bla-101.htm This was the most important law book used in Colonial America and continues to shape our law today. The colonists had a right to keep and bear arms and did so.

While the Left looks for more reasons to restrict our right to self defense every time an infamous shooting occurs, the standard reaction of the general population in Colorado is to stock up on guns and ammo in self defense.

It’s a reaction that’s uniquely American, where every man’s a captain. But it’s also a reaction that has a long history in the West, a history we should be proud of.

And when I say the West I really mean everywhere in America. Because at one time or another in our history everywhere from the tidewater on the east...

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