- Jan 24, 2015
- Reaction score
- Alta California, federalist.
Irrelevant.Amendment 14.Amendment XThe SC agrees with it, so no. Look, you can regurgitate your talking points all day long, but it won't change reality. People can have guns, it's that simple.That is nothing but right wing propaganda.The people have the right to bear arms, full stop. The people, not the militia.
I ask, sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people, except for a few public officials."
— George Mason, in Debates in Virginia Convention on
Ratification of the Constitution, Elliot, Vol. 3, June 16, 1788
The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.