What gun laws to change?
I am as against the over-criminalization of law as the next guy. The proliferation of new felonies created out of thin air, and the expansion of misdemeanors and punishment for misdemeanors. The Weaponization of the law targetting ordinary people. For why? To control.
Catching an selling a lobster a quarter inch shorter in length compare to this OTHER lobster? Felony. Picking up a feather you saw on the ground on a nature hike because it looked neat? Eagle. Felony. Growing an orchid? Where did you get THIS particular one? Felony
And it is wrong for the feather picker upper and lobster catcher and flower grower to lose their civil right to arms forever because of a law from 1968.
I'm as small 'l' libertarian as the rest of you readers. I agree.
But to prioritize that for change in the gun laws? There are bigger fish to fry
We may only get a brief bite of this apple. In 2020 Majority Leader Schumer, Speaker Pelosi, and President Cory Booker may have run on other things, but after the inauguration of 2021 they could easily do their true priority and ram through gun bans. We need to pick and choose now the best way to firewall against attack then. Proper judge picks. And legislatively we need to pass something.
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