February 22, 2013
By Penny Starr
My Comments: This is great! Let's keep this civil on DC and about the 2A! I am posting this as a politically and socially netural post (seriously - this is a discussion that needs to happen in a 'rational' manner!). This is great! All people are becomming aware! We are all Citizens! We all have Rights! I love the fact that my community is becoming aware!
This is a must read, even if you do not have an opinion. This could be the beginning of the tide to overcoming ignorant attacks on the 2A, as well as a better understanding of how to reduce true gun violence.
Video of statements at the link (below).
.....Speakers at the event spoke out in defense of the Second Amendment and its guarantee that American citizens have the right to own and bear arms and that the government should not infringe on that right, including Ken Blackwell, chairman of the board for the Center of for Urban Renewal and Education (CURE) and board member of the National Rifle Association.
“That right to protect one’s life and liberty is a God-given right,” Blackwell said in a statement. “It is a gift from God, not a grant from government.”
....."History is [rife] with examples. There’s a direct correlation between gun control and black people control,” Stacy Swimp, president and CFO of the Frederick Douglass Society, said at the event.
Black Leaders: ?Direct Correlation Between Gun Control and Black People Control? | CNS News