By David Codrea
U.S.A. –(Ammoland.com)- “Levi Strauss & Co. is stepping up our support for gun violence prevention,” CEO Chip Bergh stated in a Tuesday opinion piece for Fortune. “So today, on top of our previous actions, Levi Strauss & Co. is lending its support for gun violence prevention in three new areas.”
Those areas include:
- Establishing a “Safer Tomorrow Fund” to finance anti-gun “nonprofits and youth activists.”
- Partnering with Michael Bloomberg “to form Everytown Business Leaders for Gun Safety.”
- Matching employee contributions to gun-grab groups aligned with the fund and providing them with five hours per month paid time off to “volunteer … to include political activism.”
In other words, Levi Strauss intends to enable further Hogglike behavior, to lay down more Astroturf and to empower more “progressive” politicians to enact edicts further eviscerating the right to keep and bear arms.
“I’m not here to suggest we repeal the Second Amendment or to suggest that gun owners aren’t responsible,” Bergh weasel-worded. “In fact, as a former U.S. Army officer, I took a solemn oath to support and defend the Constitution of …Read the Rest