Why founding fathers insisted on 2nd & upserted the rights of the IDIVIDUAL over that of the collective(like communism) some recent modern history: In 1929 Russia established gun control & 20 million dissidents unable to defend themselves exterminated. 1911 Turkey established gun control & from 1915 to 1917 rounded up 1.5 Armenians & exterminated. Germany enacted gun control 1938,& so began 1939-1945 the rounding up of 13 million unarmed men,women,children (Jews,pols,Czech ,etc). China enacted gun control in 1935 which enabled them to round up and execute 20 million unarmed from 1948-1952 (who's only crime was "liked liberty"). Guatemala est gun control in 1964 & from 1964-1981 exterminated 100,000 indigenous myans. Uganda est gun.