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Even An Atrocity Does Not Justify Destroying The Bill Of Rights

Raymond166 Wrote: Dec 19, 2012 7:43 AM
As reported by various news agency. The shooter killed himself before the police were an the scene. Perhaps you would be willing to become a police officer and volunteer to respond to shooting in progress,I think not

The murder of 20 innocent children and 7 adults in Newtown, Connecticut, horrifies all Americans. President Obama eloquently expressed our collective feelings of “overwhelming grief” and our response to “hug our children a little tighter, and we’ll tell them that we love them, and we’ll remind each other how deeply we love one another.”

Progressives now are arguing for stricter gun control. America, however, is founded on the “consent of the governed.” Americans’ sympathy for gun control, when polled by Pew after the Aurora atrocity, was about equally split between the restrictionists and those favoring the protection of the...