The changes required that the firearm in question"has moved in or otherwise affects interstate commerce.
There is absurd talk asking why there's a need for semi-automatic rifles for hunting and sport shooting.
Of all of the rights we have as human beings, the pre-eminent one is this right to self-defense-
They were talking about a populace being armed in the face of a powerful government. As they had just won their freedom from an oppressive government, they believed strongly in the collective
Yes, we should be as well armed as possible with the best legally available tools for self-defense.