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|Subject: Re: Tiananmen Square Activist On 2nd Amendment||Date: 1/29/2013 12:37 PM|
|Author: Dwdonhoff||Number: 668942 of 757631|
Nope. You are wrong. On a number of fronts. The Federalists always wanted a federal army. But that's a minor point. The Constitution was created in the wake of Shay's Rebellion, which was put down by state militias, aka organized, state-run armies.
Your "armed against the federal government" is a fantasy, not true. Not what drove the decisions.
Nope, you're wrong;
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