I would love to live in the Utopia you describe, but I believe that the government needs to be in possession of these weapons. I don't believe however that in the past 50 years that they have had the right to use them. But the country you speak of, doesn't exist. If we our government didn't own these weapons, we would have been long ago been defeated and taken over by countries that do.
Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passions, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.
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