By Tom Knighton
There are people I’m less than comfortable with having guns. Obviously, I’d prefer criminals didn’t have guns, but there are people who are so diametrically opposed to all that I hold dear who I’d rather see disarmed, as a general rule.
However, I also recognize that in order for me to maintain my rights, I have to protect the rights of people I don’t particularly care for.
You know, kind of like these guys.
According to Redneck Revolt’s mission statement, organising people also requires organising a defence of their communities. Hence, the gun range.
The Suffolk County branch group meets up for weekly sessions at the range, the name of which they asked to be kept secret. They often bring along other leftists groups, like the PSL, the Democratic Socialists of America (DSA), or the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW). Mike says those are some of his favourite days on the range.
“I think it’s very cool that we can bring groups together that normally wouldn’t have anything else in common,” he told me. “And seeing a whole bunch of leftists with guns is cool.”
Not everyone thinks the guns are cool, of course. Redneck Revolt has gotten pushback from liberal groups …Read the Rest
Source:: Bearing Arms