Your Daily GAG: Hello From The Other Side The Civil War within the NRA is alive and well. Here, gun owner and NRA member Patrick S. Tomlinson articulates his frustration and disillusionment with the NRA and the current fear-based ideological agenda which posits The Resistance as a threat and as such NRA members, the defenders of freedom ( i.e., true Americans) must arm and protect themselves by any means necessary. They must embrace their gun ownership now more than ever.
This academic paper, "A Well Regulated Right: The Early American Origins of Gun Control", by Fordham Law contextualizes the collective theory (well regulated militia) and the individual theory (right to bear arms) in relation to a more holistic interpretation of the 2nd Amendment as a civic right for the sole purpose of creating a well regulated militia. Altough this paper predates DC v Heller (2008) where the Supreme Court of the United States held in a 5-4 decision that t
In her August 14, 2016 article "Fuck your imaginary Second Amendment" for Medium.com, Betsy F. Yerguns both deconstructs the language of the second amendment of the Constitution of the United States, and identifies crucial ommissions from and intentional misrepresenations of the clause by the NRA. In the article she writes: She then continues to carefully examine key concepts in the language, including: "well regulated" and "militia". Take a read! #SecondAmendment #SCOTUS #NR