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Response to mokawanis (Reply #36)

Thu May 2, 2013, 06:19 PM

37. So .. just to be clear ...

 

... it is your impression that people who hate guns and don't know anything about them will prevail in an armed conflict with those who do? You might want to re-think that tactical scenario. One does not bring a Teddy Bear to a Gunfight.

If you're not familiar with our country's history, you should at least, as a Democrat, be familiar with the history of this country's labour movement.

The Homestead Strike, Blair Mountain, Ludlow Mine, Matewan, if you were raised in a union family, these names should be as familiar to you as your own. All examples of American workers taking up arms to secure their rights. Many of these battles were very one-sided but eventually they resulted in the Union movement we have today.

I suspect that if there were a wholesale federal effort to confiscate guns, you would once again see armed Americans standing up for their rights and not accepting servitude.

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