Don Kates Quotes

Don Kates Quotes.

The 'militia' was the entire adult male citizenry, who

The ‘militia’ was the entire adult male citizenry, who were not simply allowed to keep their own arms, but affirmatively required to do so.
Don Kates
Children younger than 5 are twice as likely to die from ingesting household poisons than by gunfire – So the question for the Legislature should be: Is a parent criminally responsible for leaving an unlocked container of bleach below the sink?
Don Kates
A half century ago Herbert Wechsler could justify the legal right of deadly force self-defense in terms of the “universal judgment that there is no social interest in preserving the lives of the aggressors at the cost of those of their victims.” That is not a universal judgment today.
Don Kates