Ted Cruz, the Times, and Guns

Posted: April 19, 2015 in Uncategorized

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Ted Cruz, the Times, and Guns

The New York Sun ^ | April 18, 2015 | The Editors

Posted on 4/19/2015, 1:01:07 AM by 2ndDivisionVet

The New York Times is taking note of Senator Cruz’s suggestion that the Second Amendment was intended to “serve as the ultimate check against governmental tyranny — for the protection of liberty.” The Gray Lady calls it among the “ridiculous arguments against gun control.” It suggests the silliest such the idea is that the framers wanted to “preserve the possibility, or even encourage, the idea of armed rebellion against the government.” What arrests us about this note is the absence of any reference to Elbridge Gerry.

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