- Jan 24, 2015
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- Alta California, federalist.
That was before our federal Constitution. Our Founding Fathers specifically put this in our federal Constitution:Complete bullshit revision of history.Not a substitution. I merely showed you that that PEOPLE have the right to bear arms, not the militia.Your substitution is a fallacy. Criminals of the People do not have a right to keep and bear Arms.No, the militia is the people. The people need to be armed so the militia can be formed. The PEOPLE have the right to bear arms, not the militia.
Well regulated militia of the whole and entire People (of which even You speak) have literal recourse to our Second Amendment when keeping and bearing Arms for their State or the Union.
The right to bear arms is the right to be in the militia.
Imagine the militia having the right to be in the militia.
Minute Men had to purchase and maintain their own firearms to be ready for militia service when needed, which was their duty.
The right of people to keep those firearms was secured and guaranteed in the bill of rights and the authority withheld from the new federal government so the people would accept the new constitution.
Read the fucking federalist papers, for fuck's sake.
To provide for organizing, arming, and disciplining, the Militia, and for governing such Part of them as may be employed in the Service of the United States, reserving to the States respectively, the Appointment of the Officers, and the Authority of training the Militia according to the discipline prescribed by Congress;