Freedom from Fear

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weapons-brandishing displays are "intended to intimidate or coerce a civilian population." Yes, the gun has been transformed from a sport and self-defense device into a tool of mass bullying. Like the noose in the Jim Crow South, its symbolic message is clear: If you dare engage in the democratic process, you risk bodily harm.The First Amendment ethos guarantees people -- whatever their politics--a fundamental right to partic

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Freedoms do not extend to bullying is the gist of ... by Margaret Bassett on Friday, Aug 21, 2009 at 12:34:38 PM
How the gun NUTS are so QUICK to quote the Constit... by weslen1 on Saturday, Aug 22, 2009 at 1:02:01 PM
They are daring for a fight. Or they think they've... by Margaret Bassett on Saturday, Aug 22, 2009 at 1:49:23 PM