By Adam Johnston, FEE (Foundation for Economic Education)
“The battle for American freedom was begun by the thousands of farmers and tradesmen who made up the Minute Men―citizens who were ready to defend their liberty at a moment’s notice,” John F. Kennedy observed in a famous 1961 address. He continued, “Today we need a nation of minute men; citizens who are not only prepared to take up arms, but citizens who regard the preservation of freedom as a basic purpose of their daily life.”
Fast forward to the present day…
A single look at Biden’s “Plan to End Gun Violence” demonstrates the Second Amendment is on life support.
At a campaign event in New Hampshire earlier last year, Joe Biden addressed the topic of individual gun ownership and offered a glimpse into how progressive politicians view those who believe the Second Amendment to be sacrosanct.