Politics in America is going to some strange places. The conservative movement is fracturing between classical liberals and authoritarians, and the Left is fracturing between Sanders supporters who want to gulag you now and Warren supporters who want to wait 6-8 years.
And then there’s this rare moment of recognition by an Antifa faction that maybe it wants to retain the right to bear arms.
Antifa Seven Hills, based in Richmond, are opposing the slew of gun bills introduced by the newly Democratic Legislature since November, because they say those types of laws are used primarily to criminalize poor people, minorities, and leftists — and to bolster law enforcement’s power.
“I think it’s been pretty important for us to focus on the fact that gun control in America has a legacy of racist enforcement,” said Antifa Seven Hills spokesperson James (who asked that his name be withheld to avoid getting doxxed online). “Like taking guns away from black people, because black people were perceived as a threat to property and the sanctity of the state.”
Read the full story from Front Page Mag
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