Sunday, January 3, 2016

Congress should define "well regulated militia" narrowly

You've heard of the takeover of the federal wildlife refuge in Oregon. These armed White guys fancy themselves a "militia" as described by the Second Amendment. Corporate media has accepted Right Wing extremists describing themselves as "militias".

When Blackstone Rangers and Black Panther Party were armed and politically active, they weren't characterized as "militias".

What is a "well regulated militia"?