Would you exchange some of your rights for more safety?

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

18 Answers

Relevance
  • 1 month ago

    No. I love freedom more than safety. 

    • Login to reply the answers
  • John H
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Not a chance. I'm not a coward.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • 1 month ago

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

  • 1 month ago

    Depends on which rights an what the safety is.

  • How do you think about the answers? You can sign in to vote the answer.
  • blank
    Lv 5
    1 month 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
      1 month agoReport

      Give em an inch, they take a yard.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • Satan
    Lv 7
    1 month 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
      1 month agoReport

      Thank goodness you're too weak to be a politician 

    • Login to reply the answers
  • Iam
    Lv 6
    1 month 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.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • David
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

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

    • Login to reply the answers
  • 1 month 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.

    • Login to reply the answers
  • Mog
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    Depends which rights and what kind of safety. 

    • Login to reply the answers
Still have questions? Get your answers by asking now.