The Holster is as Meaningful as the Gun

The 2nd Amendment is often reductively summarized as the constitutional “right to bear arms.”  Cast in these terms, debates over 2nd Amendment rights would seem to center on the physical fact and spectacle of holding and owning a gun.  When debates over 2nd Amendment rights receive news coverage, the media commonly showcases various images of (usually) men holstering guns, often while attending a…

Pistol on the flag.

Supporting the 2nd in 2016 (and beyond)

Passed by Congress on September 25, 1789 and ratified December 15, 1791, the United States Bill of Rights have been guiding our great country and providing freedom to the people for almost 225 years. Though the lengthy article is loaded with laws regarding the rights of citizens who reside here, there are a few that…