Brilliant, important, and fun! An engaging, fast-paced, and fascinating analysis of our sacred rights to freedom and self-defense. A truly inspiring masterwork from one of America s greatest political writers. - Ann Coulter, Political Commentator and Bestselling Author --Front Cover
Classic Kopel logic, attention to detail and insightful historical reasoning, this is perfect ammunition for those who want to reload their minds before they shoot their mouths off. - Alan M. Gottlieb, Founder, Second Amendment Foundation and co-author of America Fights Back and Assault on Weapons --Back Cover
David Kopel is one of the most gifted and prolific scholars on the Second Amendment. He has a profound understanding of constitutional law needed to advance the right to keep and bear arms, coupled with a passion to confront our anti-gun opponents with a pull-no-punches tenacity. His latest work on firearms and freedom proves yet again that he is a valuable friend and ally to all who love freedom, and a formidable foe to those who seek to deny us our constitutional rights. - Sandra Froman, Past President, National Rifle Association
Aiming for Liberty is a must read for anyone interested in civil rights in general, and Second Amendment rights in particular. It is a testament to how far we ve come as a nation, and to how far we have yet to go, in our respect for this most important constitutional right. - Glenn Reynolds, Beauchamp Brogan Professor of Law at University of Tennessee, Instapundit.com guru, and author of An Army of Davids --Back Cover
About the Author
David B. Kopel is Research Director of the Independence Institute and is an Associate Policy Analyst with the Cato Institute. He is an Adjunct Professor of Advanced Constitutional Law at University of Denver, Sturm College of Law. Kopel is one of several contributors to The Volokh Conspiracy and author of 13 books and almost 70 scholarly articles.