The NRA and the NSA



GUEST: Adam Winkler, Professor of Constitutional Law at UCLA School of Law. His most recent book is Gunfight: The Battle of the Right to Bear Arms in America. Follow Adam on  Twitter.


TOPICS: The NRA has petitioned the U.S. Supreme Court “to strike down a federal law that bans licensed gun dealers from selling handguns to minors.” Adam Winkler frames the issue in the context of Second Amendment activism by the NRA. After the break (@9:45), Adam discusses the on-going revelations that the NSA has been collaborating with private companies to spy on American citizens and build an unprecedented electronic database.


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE: Friday, August 16, 2013.