“Secretary DeVos is just admitting what we knew all along—that the Trump administration’s pledge to keep kids safe from gun violence was not serious,” said one gun control advocate.
“The use of firearms for self-defense was often the only way black citizens could protect themselves from mob violence.”
— Justice Clarence Thomas
Frequently we see the case against gun control entirely grounded upon a Constitutional defense of the Second Amendment. While the Founding Fathers' warnings about the importance of defending liberty with an armed populace are as important today as they have ever been, this approach has some flaws. For one, the Constitution was not meant to grant