Second Amendment Reference Books

Second Amendment Reference Books

This is a discussion on Second Amendment Reference Books within the Defensive Books, Video & References forums, part of the Defensive Carry Discussions category; Maybe read these books to really learn something about the SECOND AMENDMENT, rather than the way you think it ought to be. Amazon.com: A Right ...

Results 1 to 2 of 2

Thread: Second Amendment Reference Books

  1. #1


  2. #2
    Ex Member Array DOGOFWAR01's Avatar
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Location
    WYOMING
    Posts
    562
    Charters of Freedom - The Declaration of Independence, The Constitution, The Bill of Rights

    Similarly, Johnson v. Eisentrager, 339 U.S. 763, 784 (1950) considered the meaning of "the people" and denied Bill of Rights protection to enemy aliens because otherwise:

    Such a construction would mean that during military occupation irreconcilable enemy elements, guerrilla fighters, and "werewolves" could require the American Judiciary to assure them freedoms of speech, press, and assembly as in the First Amendment, right to bear arms as in the Second, security against "unreasonable" searches and seizures as in the Fourth, as well as rights to jury trial as in the Fifth and Sixth Amendments.

    As is clear, the rights to speech and bearing arms are assumed to be guaranteed to the citizens. After quoting the First Amendment, the Court has referred to "the equally unqualified command of the Second Amendment: 'the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."' Konigsberg v. State Bar of California, 366 U.S. 36, 49 n.10 (1961). As stated by the Court:

    Thomas Jefferson in some cases could be called a prophet.



    When we get piled upon one another in large cities, as in Europe,

    we shall become as corrupt as Europe.
    Thomas Jefferson





    The democracy will cease to exist when you take away from those who

    are willing to work and give to those who would not.
    Thomas Jefferson






    It is incumbent on every generation to pay its own debts as it goes.

    A principle which if acted on would save one-half the wars of the world.
    Thomas Jefferson







    I predict future happiness for Americans if they can prevent the

    government from wasting the labors of the people under the pretense of taking care of them.
    Thomas Jefferson







    My reading of history convinces me that most bad government

    results from too much government.
    Thomas Jefferson




    No free man shall ever be debarred the use of arms.
    Thomas Jefferson



    The strongest reason for the people to retain the right to keep and bear arms is,

    as a last resort, to protect themselves against tyranny in government.
    Thomas Jefferson




    The tree of liberty must be refreshed from time to time with the blood of patriots and tyrants.
    Thomas Jefferson



    To compel a man to subsidize with his taxes the propagation of ideas which

    he disbelieves and abhors is sinful and tyrannical.
    Thomas Jefferson




    Very Interesting Quote
    In light of the present financial crisis, it's interesting to read what Thomas Jefferson said in 1802:

    'I believe that banking institutions are more dangerous to our liberties than standing armies.

    If the American people ever allow private banks to control the issue of their currency,

    first by inflation, then by deflation, the banks and corporations that will grow up around

    the banks will deprive the people of all property until their children wake up homeless


    on the continent their fathers conquered.'

Sponsored Links

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Similar Threads

  1. WA Supreme Court: 2nd Amendment applies to the states via 14th Amendment due process
    By ExSoldier in forum The Second Amendment & Gun Legislation Discussion
    Replies: 10
    Last Post: April 11th, 2010, 05:35 PM
  2. 1st Amendment vs. 2nd Amendment in private forums
    By ShawnMoncali in forum Forum News, Feedback, Problems & Comments
    Replies: 50
    Last Post: March 15th, 2010, 12:54 PM
  3. Books on Second Amendment history etc
    By dcb188 in forum Defensive Books, Video & References
    Replies: 4
    Last Post: May 17th, 2008, 08:55 PM
  4. Here is one for the books..
    By HotGuns in forum Law Enforcement, Military & Homeland Security Discussion
    Replies: 15
    Last Post: November 15th, 2007, 07:37 PM
  5. Best. Books. Ever....
    By Team American in forum Off Topic & Humor Discussion
    Replies: 30
    Last Post: April 13th, 2006, 09:21 AM

Search tags for this page

2nd amendment book references
,
2nd amendment reference
,

2nd amendment references

,
books on 2nd ammendment defensive carry
,
reference of the second amendment
,
reference on the 2nd amendment
,
references on second amendment
,
second amendment book references
,

second amendment reference

,
second amendment:reference
Click on a term to search for related topics.