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Liberal Says 2nd Amendment Meant to Give State Right to Bear Arms

hal_incandeza Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 10:25 AM
"The constitutions of most of our States assert that all power is inherent in the people; that... it is their right and duty to be at all times armed." A lot of spurious Jefferson quotes...like this one.
Earl29 Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 10:57 AM
Did Jefferson not say that, hal?
Earl29 Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 11:03 AM
hal_incandeza Wrote: Dec 23, 2012 10:30 AM
"Those who hammer their guns into plowshares will plow for those who do not."

And this.
http://www.monticello.org/site/jefferson/those-who-hammer-their-guns-plowsquotation


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