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The shape of things to come?
« on: October 09, 2015, 07:04:56 AM »
Here is one link regarding knife laws in Australia.

Anyone who asserts that the "slippery slope" is a fallacy in argument may wish to reconsider.

Today the guns.
Tomorrow the knives.
After that?



https://independentaustralia.net/politics/politics-display/australias-unfair-knife-laws,5860

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Re: The shape of things to come?
« Reply #1 on: October 09, 2015, 07:57:33 AM »
Very good article! Thanks for posting.

Knives, like guns, are simply tools - a handheld device that aids in accomplishing a task - an implement.  They have no emotion although an emotional attachment by the user is possible.  It is the mental condition of the user that determines if they are to be used as implements of destruction.
The fact that the GOVERNMENT would even consider removing the natural right to bear arms is the very reason why the 2nd Amendment was written.