I’m Liberal. You’re Not. Our Take on the Second Amendment Might Be Similar

That’s okay. The gun ownership debate is not black-and-white.

Americans with guns engage British troops at the Battle of Lexington, April 19, 1775. (Painting by William Barns Wollen; courtesy National Army Museum, London)

Most gun owners will tell you that the Second Amendment guarantees their right to own guns.

I don’t agree.




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