This is a discussion on Quote: Even those who disagree, AGREE within the The Second Amendment & Gun Legislation Discussion forums, part of the Related Topics category; For those of you who are history buffs this may be unnecessary, but for those of you who are not; when the constitution was written ...
For those of you who are history buffs this may be unnecessary, but for those of you who are not; when the constitution was written and during Washington's first administration, there were plenty who stood opposed to our new way of government. However as the following quote proves, they didn't oppose everything in the constitution.
"[W]hereas, to preserve liberty, it is essential that the whole body of the people always possess arms, and be taught alike, especially when young, how to use them;..."
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