Trump Jr: Don’t Risk The 2nd Amendment By Voting Democrat

Authored by Donald Trump Jr. via Human Events

Donald Trump Jr: Don’t Risk The 2nd Amendment by Voting Democrat

The right to bear arms is sacred, and endowed by God to every citizen from birth.

Most Americans recognize that it’s not dependent on some old-fashioned notion about arming citizen militias. It’s a fundamental right that enables the people to maintain a check against the near-limitless power of government, which is granted by the people in the first place.

Democrats, particularly the field of 2020 presidential candidates, disregard our 2nd Amendment rights for political gain, demagoguing about violence and the illegal use of arms. If, Heaven forbid, one of these 2nd Amendment deniers were to win the White House in 2020, he or she would strip this sacred right from us without hesitation.

I had the pleasure of spending my weekend with some of the Americans most fervently committed to defending our 2nd Amendment rights at the NRA’s Annual Meeting in Indianapolis.

In my conversations with these activists, I was struck by one unshakable impression: no matter what rage the Democrats unleash on defenders of the Constitution, and no matter how strenuously they advocate the same failed gun control policies they have for half a century, they will not win.

The essential determination that, as Thomas Jefferson put it, “No Freeman Shall Ever Be Debarred the Use of Arms” runs in a straight, unbroken line from the ancient English traditions of liberty, through the Founding Fathers, to the men and women of the MAGA Movement today.

The strength of that spirit, however, must not blind us to the dark storm of gun-grabbing demagoguery gathering among our opponents.

The pro-gun rights victories we’ve secured through painstaking effort over the decade since the Supreme Court’s landmark DC v. Heller decision do not mean that our work is done. The left is more determined than ever to roll back this fundamental freedom.


Read the rest at Human Events - including analysis of inflammatory comments and sobering threats by top Democrats, including Rep. Eric Swalwell, Sen. Kamala Harris and Joe Biden. Don Jr. also discusses the Poway, California Synagogue attack which was stopped by a "good guy with a gun," as well as his father's decision to pull out of the UN "Arms Trade Treaty" inked under Obama.