Some states intend to “explore” ways to block those on terror watch lists from buying guns. Already, according to this story, the state of New Jersey blocks people on the list from purchasing guns, something which would seem to be unconstitutional. Consider the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution:
A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed.
Owning a gun is a Constitutional right, not just a privilege, like driving a car. In addition, the Constitution requires “due process”, which is not something that occurs when someone is added to terror watch lists by anonymous bureaucrats.
Posted in Black Lives Matter, Constitutional Rights, Government Policies, gun control, Ideology, Islamic Terrorism, National Policy, Open Threads, surveillance, Terrorism
Tagged beheadings, Bill of Rights, California, due process, First Amendment, gun control, Kelli Ann Burriesci, NCIC, no-fly list, Saudi Arabia, Second Amendment, Terrorism, terrorism watch lists, Trey Gowdy
© Miri WTPOTUS March 24, 2013
I wonder: Will Michelle Obama be “heartbroken” over the death of little Antonio Santiago? Will she attend little Antonio’s funeral with Valerie Jarrett, as she did for Hadiya Pendleton? Will she sit next to Antonio’s mother, comforting her with her presence? Will her husband, Barack Obama, speak out about this “tragedy?” Continue reading
Posted in Ideology, Open Threads, Racism
Tagged Antonio Santiago, Barack Obama, California, De'Marquise Kareem Elkins, Hadiya Pendleton, Luis Santiago, Michelle Obama, open thread, Sherry West, Tobe Green, Trayvon Martin, Valerie Jarrett
Japan was Attacked by an Earthquake and Tsunami AP
Japan was swallowed by water in the resulting tsunami after being hit by the one of the largest earthquakes ever recorded in over 140 years. The quake was measured at 8.9 by the U.S. Geological Service. One town, Karihara, Japan was reported to be totally destroyed a couple hours after the reports began. There were over 19 aftershocks in Japan and it is not over yet. Waves were over 23 feet high.