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The War Between the Amendments

goshawk Wrote: Jan 17, 2013 11:36 AM
Obama (the Traitor) can issue all the Executive Orders he wants concerning "gun control' they are UN-Constitutional, illegal and do not have to be obeyed! We here in Kentucky will not comply to his un-lawfull dictates! In fact we're doing all we can to get the criminal Ovomit rmoved and prosecuted for Treason along with his appointed Tzars!

The horrific Newtown, Conn., mass shooting has unleashed a frenzy to pass new gun-control legislation. But the war over restricting firearms is not just between liberals and conservatives; it also pits the first two amendments to the U.S. Constitution against each other.

Apparently, in the sequential thinking of James Madison and the Founding Fathers, the right to free expression and the guarantee to own arms were the two most important personal liberties. But now these two cherished rights seem to be at odds with each other and have caused bitter exchanges between interpreters of the Constitution.

Many liberals believe there is...