A reminder that we must protect our own lives. The Tuscon shooting is just the situation that makes that clear. That more and more laws that have no effect on those intent to do harm will not make unpredictable situations go away.
Supreme Court Justice Samuel Alito’s explanation:
“We held that individual self defense is ‘the central component’ of the Second Amendment right [to keep and bear arms]. …[And] we found that this right applies to handguns because they are ‘the most preferred firearm in the nation to ‘keep’ and use for protection of one’s home and family.’”