Originally Posted by Kingarthurhk
The Civil War had folks with equivalent arms as well. Once, again, it is an aborogation and neutering of a guaranteed right.
The Constitution and the Bill of of Rights will not end in a bang, but a cowardly whimper.
That was two standing armies with the same equipment. Again nothing to do with the situation today.
The COTUS and the BOR has evolved, just as the founders intended it to do. They built in that ability for a reason, they knew it would be needed. It is not dying.