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Old 09-03-2019, 03:22 PM
ElvisL1ves is offline
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Originally Posted by Shodan View Post
The Constitution doesn't say anything about the militia besides
  1. We need it, and
  2. the people have to have the right to keep and bear arms if we are to have one.
Do please read the whole thing sometime, will you? Article 1, Section 8, Clause 15:
The Congress shall have Power ... To provide for calling forth the Militia to execute the Laws of the Union, suppress Insurrections and repel Invasions.
See? They fucking said what it's for.