Talking with the “other side”

Many people say that those who are anti-gun and anti-gun rights simply can’t be reasoned with; that no discussion is possible because they reject logic and reason. Therefore the people themselves are rejected. However, would it surprise you to learn that that’s likely the exact same perception “they” have of us who firmly believe in…

Mass shootings and gun control

In the past few years, there have been a lot of mass shootings in the United States.  Every one of them has ignited afresh the debate on whether or not to further restrict the sale and use of firearms of various types in this country.  Also, every one of them fails to take into account…

The Second Amendment and its history

“A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” – the Second Amendment to the Constitution of the United States There are probably no more contested words today than those quoted above, and no more misunderstood and…