You are viewing an obsolete version of the DU website which is no longer supported by the Administrators. Visit The New DU.
Democratic Underground Latest Greatest Lobby Journals Search Options Help Login
Google

Reply #17: Is registration a restriction on voting? [View All]

Printer-friendly format Printer-friendly format
Printer-friendly format Email this thread to a friend
Printer-friendly format Bookmark this thread
This topic is archived.
Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Guns Donate to DU
safeinOhio Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Feb-10-11 01:53 PM
Response to Reply #10
17. Is registration a restriction on voting?
Outlawing firing a gun with in the city limits a restriction?
Registration and high fees on owning a full auto?
Ohio's restriction on possession of 30+ round mags?

I don't think rights and restrictions are quite as black and white as some make them out to be. Not that I am in any way in favor of the restrictions placed on personal freedoms that were put in place after 9/11, it does show that events do matter. The debate on 30 round mags is an example. It is pretty much in debate after Tucson. If the Hutaree Militia had been successful in its plan to kill hundreds of police, what would that argument look like now? I would hope we didn't need this debate, however incidents happen and change opinions.
Printer Friendly | Permalink |  | Top
 

Home » Discuss » Topic Forums » Guns Donate to DU

Powered by DCForum+ Version 1.1 Copyright 1997-2002 DCScripts.com
Software has been extensively modified by the DU administrators


Important Notices: By participating on this discussion board, visitors agree to abide by the rules outlined on our Rules page. Messages posted on the Democratic Underground Discussion Forums are the opinions of the individuals who post them, and do not necessarily represent the opinions of Democratic Underground, LLC.

Home  |  Discussion Forums  |  Journals |  Store  |  Donate

About DU  |  Contact Us  |  Privacy Policy

Got a message for Democratic Underground? Click here to send us a message.

© 2001 - 2011 Democratic Underground, LLC