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Connections: Local Libertarians discuss gun policy

Oct 10, 2019

A group of Libertarian-leaning gun owners are calling for a different approach to gun policy, following calls from some Democrats to ban and confiscate AR-15s and similar weapons. We discuss what kinds of proposals are viable, and why some Libertarians view confiscation as equal to violence.

In studio:

  • Sean Phelan, Monroe County representative to the Free Libertarian Party of New York, and co-host of Rochester’s Liberty Talk Hour on Rochester Free Radio
  • Andrew Hollister, small business owner and outdoors enthusiast