Why do Americans think Civilian gun ownership is a necessity?
As far as I’m considered no civilian needs a gun unless they use it for hunt
- JOHN BLv 68 months agoFavorite Answer
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The freedom of gun ownership is what's keeping the Socialist (sic) Fascist, Communist, anti-constitution government majority from making the Constitution irrelevant.
- 8 months ago
1) It’s a given right that has always been in our Constitution
2) Because we want to protect ourselves from people
3) So our military and stuff won’t take over and boss around us like other foreign countries
- FLv 68 months ago
In case the commies invade.
- denlp96Lv 58 months ago
The ownership of guns by private citizens in the United States is our right, not regarded as a "neccesity".
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- Russ in NOVALv 78 months ago
Take a serious course in the founding of the USA, through the Revolution, the US Constitution, and the Bill of Rights and you will understand. If not, you will never understand.
- USAFisnumber1Lv 78 months ago
The Second Amendment is not about hunting. As long as it is part of the Constitution you have a right to own a gun. Your opinion is your opinion. If you do not want a gun, do not buy one but do not think your opinion overrides my rights.
- daniel gLv 78 months ago
We don't think that at all, it is a right, guns give us freedom, they give us protection, they put food on the table, otherwise they sit in their case collecting dust like an unused tool.
Like the condom in your wallet, better to have one and not need it,,than to need it and not have it.
I am up for a bet here, and I will bet a few bad guys break down your door to kill you, rape your wife and kids, steal your possessions, you will wish you had a belt fed machine gun to stop it.
- RickLv 58 months ago
"As far as I'm concerned"......If you're not an American (U.S. Citizen) you're not concerned at all.
- Anonymous8 months ago
Cowboy mentality. shoot there shoot here and hooahhh (like the marines). and because the economy relies on firearms. Also there are so many gun owners who sell firearms online and they sell it to anyone as long as they have the money. Including to teens.
BTW I'm also a gun enthusiast but I have converted myself to airguns. I think .22 cal airguns is good enough for hunting and target shooting (paper targets). I can shoot in my backyard and the noise wouldnt bother my neighbors. There was a moron on TV who use his FRONT yard as a shooting range (he has a ruger 10/22). The guy was arrested and put in jail for noise complain and misuse of his firearms.
PS: For self defense, I prefer a pepper spray.
- WayneHLv 78 months ago
There are bad people out there who attack good people every day. I prefer to be able to defend myself and loved ones. And maybe a jerk like you.