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Response to aikoaiko (Reply #49)

Sat Jun 23, 2012, 02:36 PM

58. Pro-RKBA is not pro-carry. Nice try.

Most Dems support RKBA, but are not pro-carry. Most of us do not interpret 2A as a license to carry a loaded handgun everywhere. I support 2A, as it was written and intended, not how a RW SCOTUS interprets it. That's one of the basic differences between being a progressive liberal and a right-wing libertarian. One puts society and the greater good first and the second puts the individual first, regardless of any societal damage. The first is progressive and the second is regressive and reactionary.
I understand the struggle of Dems who have bought into this belief that we are somehow better off with an armed populace. It can't be easy. I know lots of Dems who own guns, love to hunt, keep one handy for home defense. I don't know one who would carry a gun to church or the mall.

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