It doesn't mater if you are conservative or liberal, democrat or republican, the rights guaranteed by the Constitution belong to all of us, which means if you want to keep those rights you had better start talking to your senators and congressmen. I myself love the ability to own firearms, hate the restrictions placed upon us just to keep them and am not willing to let anyone take that privilege from me. As gun owners we owe it to one another to fight congress and our government for the right to KEEP and Bear ARMS. Sometime in the future it might end up as a physical fight but until then, words on paper, messages sent via e-mail or phone or fax to the people you have elected to serve you. http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/new-york-times-calls-congressional-actio Abolitionist Frederick Douglass, who maintained "[c]itizenship...rested upon three boxes: 'the ballot box, the jury box, and the cartridge box.'