By Tom Knighton
Ah, here we are, the last day of 2018. The year started with such promise, only to run face-first into the semi of media bombardment and political squishiness.
While I’ve already discussed some of the missed opportunities of 2018 already, it’s not like that’s all that happened. Unfortunately, a lot of gun control regulation was passed this year, and some of it was completely and totally idiotic. Let’s look at some of the most egregious examples.
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Perhaps the dumbest has been a trend for states to start looking at discriminating against grown adults, people who are old enough to be issued actual assault rifles by the military, by blocking them from purchasing any firearm.
Make no mistake, this is discrimination, pure and simple. Owning firearms is a constitutional right, after all, just like freedom of speech and the press.
These laws basically tell 18- to 20-year-old Americans that they’re second-class Americans, unworthy of the same rights that the rest of us enjoy.
It’s only a matter of time before this comes up to a federal court, and I pray it’s smacked down as the horrible law it is.
Washington state wasn’t content to just pass a single …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms