Dave Chappelle said the second amendment was there “just in case” the first one didn’t work out. This endorsement is welcome, yet, also cedes too much ground to aspiring tyrants.
The security of a free state requires an armed population yet military flag officers use their status to undermine the foundations of self-government.
An Op-Ed from retired Admiral William McRaven reminds us that Flag Officers and other high-ranking military bureaucrats are a threat to liberty and security.
Gun rights are not merely for self defense. The Second Amendment is for the security of a free State empowering the people with the duty to execute law.