After much consideration, I conclude that most of the questions posed are off-topic for a firearms board.
Additionally, the answers are obvious. People who have a certain agenda don't care what a piece of paper says. They keep trying to take, we must keep trying to keep.
Closed as off-topic and already derailed by off-topic (and deleted) posts.
Still happily answering to the call-sign Peetza.
The problem, as you so eloquently put it, is choice.
He is no fool who gives what he can not keep to gain what he can not lose.
-Jim Eliott, paraphrasing Philip Henry.