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Kamala Harris Endorses Mandatory “Buyback” Rifle Confiscation

Kamala Harris is the latest Democrat to endorse the mandatory buyback of AR-15 style rifles.

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Kamala Harris joined a growing contingent of Democrats on Friday when she endorsed the mandatory “buyback” confiscation of what she deems to be “assault rifles.”

She’s the third major Democratic presidential candidate to endorse the increasingly popular proposal, which has already been endorsed by Eric Swalwell and Beto O’Rourke.

The California Senator expressed her support of buyback confiscation while speaking to reporters after a campaign event in New Hampshire, stating that she “thinks it’s a good idea.” She hasn’t been as specific about her support for the gun control proposal as the other Democrats who’ve endorsed the policy have been, but it’s clear she supports it, in any case.

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Under buyback confiscation, gun owners who own commonly owned semiautomatic rifles, such as AR-15s or “sporterized” semiautomatic AK-47s will have no choice but to sell their guns back to the government. Democrats such as O’Rourke have proposed instituting a series of fines on scofflaws who refuse to give up their guns with the hopes of making them finally sell the weapons.

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Buyback confiscation would also be accompanied with an assault weapons ban, eventually fully removing any and all AR-15 style rifles from the hands of American citizens.

It’s possible support for buyback confiscation will soon become a litmus test for Democratic presidential candidates on the topic of gun control. Concerned citizens could witness a race to the bottom as the entire Democratic Party succumbs to supporting one of the most base and nakedly authoritarian policies witnessed in American history.

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Black Rifle Coffee Does Not Support Second Amendment Hero Kyle Rittenhouse

At this Time, Conservatives Cannot Afford to be Timid

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Black Rifle Coffee, a coffee company based in Salt Lake City, is not defending 17-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse.

The company said that it was against a tweet that Blaze Media reporter, Elijah Schaeffer,  posted that featured Rittenhouse wearing a Black Rifle Coffee Company shirt captioned “Kyle Rittenhouse drinks the best coffee in America.” Rittenhouse was released on November 20, 2020 after supporters were able to raise $2 million for his bail. 

In the tweet, Schaeffer posted a discount code for the coffee. Sara Tabin of The Salt Lake Tribune noted that online Twitter users “questioned whether the coffee company had a sponsorship deal with Rittenhouse and accused it of supporting murder and hate.”

This prompted Black Rifle Coffee, the sponsor of the Slightly Offens*ve podcast, to release a statement on November 21 declaring that it is not sponsoring or supporting Rittenhouse.

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Initially, there was a misunderstanding about the company withdrawing its sponsorship of Slightly Offens*ve. However, a spokesperson for the company told the Salt Lake Tribune on November 21 that “We are not fluctuating our ad spend.” The coffee spokesperson added “We did have a conversation with Schaffer, and he understands that the post was a mistake.”

She stressed, “We don’t traffic in national tragedy and to us, that’s what this is. We are not legal experts or members of law enforcement. We fully support all law enforcement officials and believe in the integrity of the legal system.”

The spokesperson reiterated that the company will maintain its sponsorship of Blaze Media. She explained: “Our concern is that use of the discount code in the post did not reflect our values. That’s a concern we’ve addressed with the journalist and that he understands.”

Blaze employees “make decisions about how to allocate ad dollars within the Blaze,” she remarked. Although the spokesperson did not go into further detail about the company’s status as a podcast sponsor, it noted that the coffee company and the Blaze are in talks about “how to move forward with the allocation of ad dollars.”

Black Rifle Coffee positions itself as a pro-Second Amendment, conservative company that was founded by veterans. Black Rifle Coffee co-founder Evan Hafer released a statement on November 21 declaring that “We do not support legal advocacy efforts. We do not sponsor nor do we have a relationship with the 17-year-old facing charges in Kenosha, WI.”

At the moment, Rittenhouse is facing two counts of first-degree murder for shooting and killing Joseph Rosenbaum and Anthony Huber during a Black Lives Matter riot back in August. In addition, he’s being charged with one count of being a minor in possession of a firearm. During the riots, Rittenhouse was attacked by Rosenbaum. Rittenhouse was carrying an AR-style rifle as he was walking down the street to protect private property from looters.

It is disappointing to see supposedly pro-Second Amendment businesses fold to the mob. Although the Left is very effective at mass politics and causing certain businesses to get cancelled, some businesses will have to take a stand. Submission to these radicals only encourages them to become bolder in their attacks. 

Can Americans actually grow a spine for once?

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