Taking Aim: Gun Control and the Second Amendment
All reading material listed here follows this post.
Monday, January 21st:
Topic: “Should the Second Amendment be repealed?”
Reading: Kurt Eichenwald, “Let’s repeal the Second Amendment” Vanity Fair, January 3rd 2013
- George Will, “Repeal the Second Amendment” The Dispatch March 1991
- Jeffery Goldberg Atlantic Monthly December 2012 “The Case for More Guns (And More Gun Control)”
Monday, February 4th
2008 Supreme Court Case: DC v Heller (District of Columbia v. Heller, 554 U.S. 570 (2008))
If you’ve never read a Supreme Court Case, here is your chance! Go directly to the source – no longer will you need to rely solely on hearsay.
Readings are available here:
Kurt Eichenwald, “Let’s repeal the Second Amendment”
George Will, Repeal the Second Amendment
Atlantic Monthly: The Case for more Guns (and more Gun Control)
Full text: District of Columbia v. Heller, 554 U.S. 570 (2008)
Summary of DC v Heller