Re: a well regulated militia by: teamiksar on: july 10, 2013, 05:13:05 am this is brutal you can't attack the ritualist until the shield is down the drunk merc will take it down, but you must have a real healer to heal the drunk my merc wouldn't heal him he can't get the shield down by himself without heals. The second amendment to the united states constitution states 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(us constitution. A well regulated militia not only restores the lost meaning of the original second amendment, but it provides a clear historical road map that charts how we have arrived at our current impasse over guns for anyone interested in understanding the great american gun debate, this is a must read. A well - regulated militia a well-regulated militia is an essay by paul fussell paul fussell is a well-established english professor and in his essay he shares his thoughts on the gun-law in america and the nra's way of misquoting. Well regulated means functioning as it should imagine the air regulator on a diver's scuba tank the airflow is well regulated, not too much, not too little, providing the air that the diver needs to stay alive under water.
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. The text of the amendment, which refers to a well regulated militia, suggests as much as the supreme court correctly noted in district of columbia v heller (2008), the militia of the founding era was the body of ordinary citizens capable of taking up arms to defend the nation. This provided that 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 again we must look to what it is implied here.
A well regulated militiaorg is not owned or operated by any organized militia group it is owned by a private individual who is providing this venue in support of the entire unorganized militia (all able bodied males between the ages of 17 and 45 and anyone else who avails themselves to the defense of the republic. If so, even if well regulated meant well maintained or well practiced, that would have no effect on that argument since the phrase applies to the militia, all that would mean is that we have a well maintained militia or a well practiced militia. The second amendment provides us citizens the right to bear arms ratified in december 1791, the amendment says: a well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the. Adjective (well regulated when postpositive) (of a business, military outfit, routine, etc) controlled or supervised to conform to rules, regulations, tradition, etc a well-regulated militia show more. Americans are deeply divided over the second amendment some assert that the amendment protects an individual's right to own guns others, that it does no more than protect the right of states to maintain militias.
The bill of rights(first 10 amendments) was promised to the antifederalists in order to pass the constitution at all jefferson was a key in writing the constitution, and he forged an agreement that the constitution would be amended directly after its passing to protect the rights of the states and the people. A well regulated militia: the founding fathers and the origins of gun control in america 1153 words | 5 pages were an important part of the militia debate. Therefore, because a well regulated militia is necessary to the security of a free state, the right to keep and bear arms, shall not be infringed in other words, the right to keep and bear arms is a surety that the militia will always pose enough resistance to keep the state free. A well regulated militia 29 likes welcome to a well organized militia (awom) this page has been created to organize and inform fellow brothers and. 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 - the second amendment of the constitution, ratified on december 15, 1791.
The amendment does not say a well regulated militia, being necessary to the security of a free state, the people shall have the right to keep and bear arms, in which case one might argue that the militia phrase is a limitation on the right. George washington and a well regulated militia i t's strange how different memes seems to circulate through facebook one making the rounds among conservatives in my circle these days is this. A well regulated militia is indeed necessary to the security of a free state as a side note to 1990s history, most involved were convinced that domestic strife was imminent so we were always loaded up with live ammunition. One element of a well-regulated volunteer militia, state defense forces, doesn't get much attention but could play a vital role in keeping the nation safe, free and prosperous in the 21st century, especially during a time of extended war-zone deployments by national guard units.
A militia / m ɪ ˈ l ɪ ʃ ə / is generally an army or some other fighting organization of non-professional soldiers, citizens of a nation, or subjects of a state, who can be called upon for military service during a time of need, as opposed to a professional force of regular, full-time military personnel, or historically, members of a warrior nobility class (eg, knights or samurai. Piers 'musket' morgan totally owns the nra over the definition of 'a well-regulated militia' posted at 9:32 pm on june 4, 2018 by brett t. The second amendment of the united states constitution reads: 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. Thus, the well regulated militia necessary to the security of a free state was a militia that might someday fight against a standing army raised and supported by a tyrannical national government.