Yes, but cars, chain saws, hammers and baseball bats are not designed to kill.
Guns are designed to kill. And they do so very effectively and efficiently. And since we are a nation founded on individual liberty, secured by guns, our personal protection is our own responsibility. Preventing tyranny is the other.
I know that Liberals can't envision anything that this president could do which would impinge on their personal liberties, but it wasn't so long ago that the same libs were squalking about "Darth Cheney." There is no need to argue how much worse one threat to liberty is over the other, the simple fact remains that both Republicans and Democrats can see that there is threat to their freedoms by the government.