The principal at Sandy Hook Elementary School desperately called for someone with a gun to save the children. The police took almost 15 minutes to arrive, and it was too late. If she had a rifle in her office, those children would have opened their Christmas presents.
Democrats want to take away American’s Constitutional Right to defend themselves. The world has a lot of very evil people in it, and there is nothing they like more than a gun free-zone – such as a school or shopping mall. Gun-free zones are an invitation for evil.
” … to disarm the people – that was the best and most effectual way to enslave them.“
– George Mason, 3 Elliot, Debates at 380
“[The Constitution preserves] the advantage of being armed which Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation…(where) the governments are afraid to trust the people with arms.”
–James Madison, The Federalist Papers, No. 46
“No Free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.”
– Thomas Jefferson, Proposal Virginia Constitution, 1 T. Jefferson Papers, 334,[C.J. Boyd, Ed., 1950]