The Second Amendment: A Debate

“A well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed.” As recently as 2008, the Supreme Court recognized an individual’s right to own a gun for self-defense in the home. Yet, as guns outnumber the physical population of the United States, and horrific events such as Aurora and Newtown stun us all, is this ruling threatening public safety or protecting liberty?

Festival: 2015

Watch and Listen: U.S.A.

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