AMERICANS DON’T HAVE THE RIGHT TO BEAR JUST ANY ARMS
Let’s start with an undeniable truth: In the United States, the people have the right to keep and bear arms. And let’s then acknowledge that the childish interpretation of that constitutional amendment—that Americans have the right to whatever accessory they can put on, in or over a gun for the sole purpose of making it more deadly—is a dangerous falsehood.
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While any compromise is anathema to the absolutists, it will benefit the rational middle. “Gun control is more analogous to a tourniquet than a Band-Aid,” says Osha Gray Davidson, author of Under Fire, a history of the National Rifle Association. “Tourniquets save lives, and so will a gun control policy based on balancing rights and responsibilities.”