A more powerful, overreaching police state is NOT the answer.
The 2nd amendment is the answer.
There was far less crime when firearms ownership, and carrying a gun openly, was commonplace and didn’t cause a stir of indignation from a bunch of wusses who are too afraid of their own shadow to even contemplate taking responsibility for their own safety and the safety of their families and communities.
The government loves that “the government will protect me” attitude … It’s the source of tremendous power for the politicians and their agents.
Look at the militarization of our police departments and the growth of the new Gestapo known as DHS.
Wake up and smell the tyranny!