Would you exchange some of your rights for more safety?

I sure would. At least I have the balls to not hide under Anonymous! 

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  • 2 months ago

    No. I love freedom more than safety. 

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  • John H
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Not a chance. I'm not a coward.

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  • 2 months ago

    No and anyone who would answer yes is a coward and a moron.

  • 2 months ago

    Depends on which rights an what the safety is.

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  • blank
    Lv 5
    2 months ago

    No.  Even the concept is a false premise tho. One cannot give up inalienable rights, they can only be taken away (enslavement) by others.

    That said - No, I would never choose to have my rights compromised because that means some government entiy is trying to, or is taking them away.  Such efforts, to be free, must be resisted by any means.

    • Road warrior
      Lv 4
      2 months agoReport

      Give em an inch, they take a yard.

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  • Satan
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    So whilst your freedoms are slowly being eroded, instead of defending them, you'll just roll over like a little b*tch and surrender them?

    • Satan
      Lv 7
      2 months agoReport

      Thank goodness you're too weak to be a politician 

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  • Iam
    Lv 6
    2 months ago

    Being safe IS a right, protected under law. Which rights are you willing to trade? Free speach? Freedom of religious expression?

    D'oh, I'm slow, sorry, I'm not in the US,this is about guns, isn't it.

    I DON'T have the right to carry a firearm and that makes me feel ever so much safer.

    "You can't shoot me, I'm not in your country"

    Although we are experiencing a worrying rise in knife crime. Sad face.

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  • David
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    How would giving up any of my rights make you any safer?

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  • 2 months ago

    that safety is only temporary our rights to defend are permanent, when we have a permanent way of defense we are safer than we are without these rights.

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  • Mog
    Lv 7
    2 months ago

    Depends which rights and what kind of safety. 

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