Sun Jan 20, 2013, 11:43 AM
SHRED (16,531 posts)
Owning weapons will not free us from...
...having to go to work everyday to barely scrape by.
...getting our urine tested to get a job.
...having our internet and phone activity monitored.
...the fact that our democracy is being destroyed by privatization.
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Owning weapons will not free us from... (Original post)
|Phillip McCleod||Jan 2013||#1|
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Sun Jan 20, 2013, 01:04 PM
Eleanors38 (18,318 posts)
3. Mistake made by controllers and a minority of gun-owmers...
Gun ownership is social policy. It is not. Ownership is primarily a potential check on usurping government, and a means of self-defense. No guarantees, either.
I have a slightly diff. take on your theme: We once had leaders who fought for civil rights, voting rights, non-discrimination, better environment and less pollution, improved education, less military intervention, jobs programs, and more. Now all we get is this stinkin' gun control T-shirt.