Monday, December 22, 2014


Because much rewriting of history is destroying the truth.

Thomas Jefferson
3rd President of the United States (1801-1809)

Quote Background
An excerpt pertaining to citizens’ rights to own and keep firearms free from government interferences as it was written in the draft of the Constitution for Virginia that was composed in June of 1776.

THOMAS JEFFERSON (April 13, 1743 – July 4, 1826) was an American Founding Father, the principal author of the Declaration of Independence (1776) and the third President of the United States (1801–1809). At the beginning of the American Revolution, he served in the Continental Congress, representing Virginia and then served as a wartime Governor of Virginia (1779–1781). Just after the war ended, from mid-1784 Jefferson served as a diplomat, stationed in Paris. In May 1785, he became the United States Minister to France.