A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.
Today we will look at both sides of the debate on the true meaning of the 2nd Amendment.
- We will look at a ProCon.org, to distinguish what are the two arguments.
- We will collect some articles and videos supporting the idea that the 2nd Amendment does NOT give the rights to each private individual. (Lawrence O’Donnell)
- We will collect some articles and videos supporting the idea that the 2nd Amendment gives the right to gun ownership to every private individual. (Suzanna Gratia)
- We will look to the Federalist Papers, written by Alexander Hamilton. We should be able to find the true meaning of the 2nd Amendment.